justin bieberAsian stocks fell with U.S. share-index futures, extending the biggest quarterly drop in global equities for more than two years, while the dollar climbed to a six-year high versus the yen. Crude oil rebounded following its steepest one-day loss in 22 months as platinum slid. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index lost 0.3 percent by 11:24 a.m. in Tokyo, following the steepest quarterly retreat in the gauge since 2012. Standard & Poor’s 500 Index futures declined 0.2 percent. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index rose a ninth day, building on its best quarter in six years, as the greenback bought more than 110 yen for the first time since August 2008. Australia’s dollar slumped after weaker-than-estimated retail-sales data. Oil in New York added 0.3 percent, while platinum sank 1.2 percent to a five-year low. Speculation that U.S. interest rates may rise sooner than anticipated, along with slowing growth in China and rising geopolitical tensions, saw investors abandoning stocks for the relative safety of sovereign bonds and the dollar. Thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators blocked roads in Hong Kong at the start of a national holidays. An official gauge of Chinese manufacturing was unchanged in September from August. VIDEO: Dollar May Strengthen to 120 Yen, EFG's Afzal “The macro background is that we have pretty full valuations, so the market is incredibly susceptible to risk and there is less upside potential,” Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone today. “Concerns about China are a significant factor. Downward momentum in some sectors of the Chinese economy now seems pretty plain to see,” he said before the index’s release. Manufacturing PMIs More than $1 trillion was erased from the value of global equities in the three months through Sept. 30. The MSCI All Country World Index retreated 2.8 percent in the period, the most since the quarter ended June 30, 2012. South Korea’s Kospi index dropped 0.6 percent today, while the Topix index in Tokyo was little changed after sliding as much as 0.5 percent. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index is down 1.1 percent for the year, with its value being further undermined as currencies across the region slide versus the dollar. justin bieberSTORY: Nuclear Power-less Japan Must Pay for Fuel Imports in Weak Yen The yen fell to 110.09 per dollar, the weakest since Aug. 25, 2008. South Korea’s won slumped 0.8 percent to 1,063.65, heading for a six-month low. The yield on the 2.75 percent notes due June 2017 declined six basis points, or 0.06 percentage point, to a record low 2.25 percent amid speculation the central bank will cut rates to boost growth. Australia’s dollar weakened 0.8 percent to 86.77 U.S. cents. Retail sales expanded 0.1 percent in August from a month before, below the 0.4 percent median forecast of economists surveyed by Bloomberg. China PMI The China manufacturing purchasing managers’ index was projected to come in at 51, according to a Bloomberg survey of economists. A HSBC Holdings Plc/ Markit Economics factory gauge out yesterday dropped to 50.2, from an initial reading of 50.5 released last week. The figure was unchanged from August with levels above 50 signaling expansion. justin bieberVIDEO: Dollar, Yen Rise to 6-Year High, Japanese Exporters Happy Property restrictions in China were eased for the first time since the global financial crisis yesterday. People applying for a loan to buy a second home allowed lower down payments and mortgage rates that were previously only available to first-time home buyers as long as they’ve paid off their initial mortgage, the People’s Bank of China said on its website. The moves come amid concern China’s economy won’t meet the government’s 2014 growth target of about 7.5 percent. To contact the reporters on this story: Emma O’Brien in Wellington at [email protected]; Nick Gentle in Hong Kong at [email protected] To contact the editors responsible for this story: Emma O’Brien at [email protected]; Nick Gentle at [email protected] Nick Gentle, John McCluskey Here you can view and download justin bieber. This being HD wallpaper of justin bieber, you can set as wallpaper on your desktop computer or laptop justin bieber. 3D HD wallpapers for justin bieber can also be used for graphical purposes. All wallpapers here posted are HD. If you want to download this justin bieber right-click on the justin bieber and click on "Save Image as". To download more justin bieber, visit the respective category of Hd Wallpapers.