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Market Update

Asia Slips Amid Caution Over Policy Measures

Asian markets shrugged off a positive lead from Wall Street and slipped into the negative zone Tuesday as investors turned cautious ahead of the Federal Reserve's monetary policy meeting.

The U.S. central bank is scheduled to begin its two-day monetary policy review later today, and markets are awaiting further cues as to whether the massive monetary stimulus program initiated by the Fed Reserve in recent times would be scaled back soon.