Monday, February 2, 2015   

Positive close for Nikkei
(09-13 17:36)

Stocks in Tokyo ended in positive territory Friday, edging 0.12 percent higher at the end of the session as the dollar picked up against the yen. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index erased losses through most of the day to close up 17.40 points at 14,404.67, while the Topix index of all first-section shares added 0.08 percent, or 0.92 points, to 1,185.28.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Eurozone deflation accelerates in January (01-30 18:10)
German retail sales grow for fifth year in row: data (01-30 17:32)
Spanish economy grows by 1.4 percent in 2014: stats office (01-30 17:19)
Taiwan's economy slows in fourth quarter 2014 (01-30 17:03)
European stocks rise at open (01-30 17:02)
Hang Seng ends lower (01-30 16:16)
Honda cuts full-year profit forecast (01-30 15:14)
Japan's biggest airlines project smooth annual earnings (01-30 15:13)
Nikkei finishes higher (01-30 15:01)
Japan unemployment rate down in December (01-30 12:23)

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