Tuesday, March 3, 2015   

Nikkei closes flat
(05-29 14:43)

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index ended flat after a choppy trading session with investor sentiment brightened by upbeat US economic data while a stronger yen weighed on the market. The Nikkei added 0.10 percent, or 14.48 points, to 14,326.46, while the broader Topix index of all first-section shares gained 0.91 percent, or 10.60 points, to 1,178.87.--AFP

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