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Data from Bloomberg News in intra-day trade on Friday, August 3, show Chinese stocks are worth $6.09 trillion, compared with $6.17 trillion in Japan. The US market is worth $31 trillion.
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi says the challenges confronting countries are unprecedented
UPDATED Chinese stocks have tumbled since peaking in mid June and authorities have launched broad interventions to try to restrain the drops but concerns over stalling growth and doubts about valuations continue to drag
The latest tumble comes despite the government announcing new measures to support the market