Thursday, December 18, 2014   

Nikkei closes higher
(11-22 15:24)

Tokyo stocks closed 0.10 percent higher Friday, with the market's strong start fizzling as the dollar lost ground against the yen.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index, which was up 1.23 percent by the break, ended 16.12 points higher to 15,381.72.
The Topix index of all first-section shares ended up 0.18 percent, or 2.26 points, to 1,248.57. --AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
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)
European stocks slide at open (12-17 18:06)
Hang Seng ends lower, Shanghai gains (12-17 17:57)
Honda to recall almost 570,000 vehicles in China (12-17 13:07)
Russians go on shopping splurge as ruble plunges (12-17 13:06)
Hang Seng down at midday (12-17 12:27)
Nikkei rebounds by break (12-17 12:15)
UK inflation down to lowest in 12 years (12-16 18:51)

More breaking news >>

© 2014 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.