Thursday, July 31, 2014   

Tokyo bounces 1pc at break
(11-11 10:42)

Tokyo shares gained 1.33 percent as strong US jobs data boosted investor sentiment.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 187.67 points to 14,274.47 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.80 percent, or 9.44 points, to 1,185.86.—AFP
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Samsung Electronics' Q2 profit falls (1 hr 7 mins ago)
Nikkei rises at open (1 hr 15 mins ago)
Hong Kong stocks up at open (1 hr 15 mins ago)
European stocks down before US data (07-30 19:00)
Singapore Airlines profit slumps in first quarter (07-30 18:45)
Eurozone banks ease loan conditions for businesses: ECB (07-30 18:29)
Spain speeding away from crisis (07-30 18:03)

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