Thursday, December 18, 2014   

Nikkei jumps by break
(11-25 11:05)

Tokyo stocks were up 1.31 percent Monday morning as the yen sank against the dollar and after Wall Street hit another record high.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 201.45 points to 15,583.17 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares rose 0.73 percent, or 9.06 points, to 1,257.63. --AFP
   
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China's home prices continue to cool, declines narrowing (12-18 12:09)
Avon beauty firm pays US$138m to settle China bribe probe (12-18 11:20)
Nikkei jumps by break (12-18 11:17)
Baidu invests in controversial taxi app Uber (12-17 19:00)
UK unemployment rate steady at 6.0% (12-17 18:37)
Russian ruble recovers losses (12-17 18:29)

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