Wednesday, January 28, 2015   

Negative close in Tokyo
(11-13 14:56)

Stocks in Tokyo closed 0.15 percent lower after losses on Wall Street and as the US dollar took a breather from its recent rise against the yen. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index edged down 21.52 points to 14,567.16, while the Topix index of all first-section shares slipped 0.10 percent, or 1.22 points, to 1,204.19.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Yuan joins top 5 most-used global currencies (45 mins ago)
Yahoo announces tax-free spinoff of Alibaba stake (46 mins ago)
Nikkei flat by break (1 hr 27 mins ago)
Apple profit hits record on 'staggering' iPhone sales (1 hr 44 mins ago)
Ericsson profits drop as North America demand slumps (01-27 18:37)
Sony delays earnings after 'The Interview' cyberattack (01-27 18:32)
China levies consumption tax on batteries, paint (01-27 18:14)
British economy grows by 2.6% in 2014, 0.5% in Q4: data (01-27 18:11)
European stocks slip at open (01-27 17:36)
Hang Seng ends lower (01-27 17:07)

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