Asian shares are lower after the unexpectedly sharp slowdown in Japanese GDP adds to the gloom...

|By:, SA News Editor
Asian shares are lower after the unexpectedly sharp slowdown in Japanese GDP adds to the gloom emanating from China, although bulls are hanging their hats on a belief that the slowdown in the latter country will bring stimulus "sooner rather than later." Japan -0.1%, Hong Kong -0.4%, China -0.8%, India -0.1%.