Double Dip Asia300

Oil tankers pass in front of the Singapore skyline last June. Falling commodity prices hit the city-state's banks hard last year. © Reuters

China's chill hits banks' bottom lines

Ripple effects from slowdown in Asia's biggest economy, falling commodity prices

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