Tuesday, March 31, 2015   

Nikkei dives 2pc at close
(09-30 14:17)

Stocks in Tokyo closed down 2.06 percent as the US dollar dropped sharply against the yen on concerns over the budgetary impasse in Washington.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gave up 304.27 points to 14,455.80, while the Topix index of all first-section shares declined 1.92 percent, or 23.42 points, to 1,194.10.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Central bank cuts downpayment rate in China to 40pc (03-30 19:20)
Ex-Fed chair Bernanke becomes Brookings blogger (03-30 18:36)
Yuan loses ground in global transactions (03-30 17:33)
Billionaire Soros seeks rich pickings in Ukraine (03-30 17:11)
Wing On profits shrink, Tai Koo store to close (03-30 16:40)
Hang Seng bounces 1.5pc (03-30 16:10)
Nikkei up at close (03-30 16:02)
Positive start for Europe equities (03-30 16:01)
Shanghai, Shenzhen bull run continues (03-30 15:45)
Hang Seng, Shanghai rally (03-30 14:04)

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