Asian stocks sink on China growth jitters

Associated Press
Asian stocks sink on China growth jitters

People walk past an electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong Monday, July 8, 2013. Concern over China's slowdown weighed on Asian stock markets Monday after the head of the International Monetary Fund warned of a loss of momentum in emerging economies. Asia's losses came despite strong U.S. job numbers that sparked a Wall Street rally on Friday. Hong Kong's Hang Seng dropped 1.9 percent to 20,463.80 at the midday close. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

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