SINGAPORE (Apr 1): A sian markets slipped on fears of a looming recession following the inversion of the US yield curve on March 22, as 10-year yields fell below three-month rates for the first time since 2007. Market watchers say the inverted yield curve typically foreshadows a recession within the next six to 18 months.

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