The Philippines has confirmed a second MERS case, in a man who showed symptoms after arriving in Manila last month from Dubai.
Chinese stocks were on fire on Monday after Beijing pulled out fresh stops to put a floor under share prices, but strategists remain on edge.
The shock results from Greece's referendum on Sunday sent Asian markets into a tailspin, but analysts seemed relieved that the impact wasn't worse.
Shares in Japan's Toshiba fell 5 per cent on fears that an ongoing third-party investigation into past accounting practices found more irregularities.
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On Monday, shares of Toshiba plunged as much as 5 percent amid an ongoing independent investigation into accounting irregularities. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports.
Francis Lun, CEO at GEO Securities, explains why there is room for more policy support, adding that the reasonable trading level for the A-share market is around 3,000.
Dramatic measures rolled out over the weekend propped up China's stock market on Monday, but nervousness remains. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from Beijing.