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Asian bourses tumbled on Monday in reaction to the deepening Greek debt crisis, The Straits Times reports. Seven countries including the Philippines postpone signing the accord to establish the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, writes The Yomiuri Shimbun. More than half of the 36 people who had close contact with the Middle Eastern Respiratory Syndrome patient in Thailand have been given the all clear after a 14-day observation period, says The Nation. Heavy dust and heat may have caused the explosion at the Taipei water park blast on Saturday, according to a report in The China Post. Seoul warns of stern retaliation against any North Korea provocation during the commemoration of the 13th anniversary of a deadly cross-border skirmish, The Korea Herald reports.
 
 

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