Nikkei sinks by 2.2pc to new lowBusiness | 8 Feb 2019 3:22 pm
Japanese shares closed at a one-month low today. The Nikkei share average shed 2 percent, its biggest one-day loss since early January, to 20,333.17, its lowest closing level since January 10. For the week, the Nikkei shed 2.2 percent, Reuters reports.
The broader Topix declined 1.9 percent to 1,539.40, with one but all of its 33 subsectors in negative territory.