Equity indices in the Asia-Pacific region ended Tuesday on a lower note.
There was growing speculation about new stimulus in Japan aimed at reducing the impact of cost-push inflation.
Evergrande missed an interest payment on a CNY4 bln bond and two of its former executives were arrested.
Developer Seazen Holdings reduced its private share placement target while Guangdong Adway Construction filed for bankruptcy.
Japan’s Nikkei: -1.1%
Hong Kong’s Hang Seng: -1.5%
China’s Shanghai Composite: -0.4%
India’s Sensex: -0.1%
South Korea’s Kospi: -1.3%
Australia’s ASX All Ordinaries: -0.6%