China stock markets remain on downside


energy and oil stocks, as Swiss regulators' unprecedented move to pledge a liquidity lifeline to top lender Credit Suisse stoked fears of a banking crisis.

China's blue chip CSI300 Index was down 1.2%, lowest since Jan. 4; while the Shanghai Composite Index .SSEC lost 1.12%.

The Hong Kong benchmark Hang Seng was down 1.72%, lowest level...