Thursday, August 21, 2014   

Nikkei ends at 32-month high
(01-15 15:17)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.72 percent Tuesday to a 32-month high, but the benchmark Nikkei index gave up some early gains as the yen rebounded after Japan's economy minister warned over the unit's decline.
The Nikkei gained 77.51 points to 10,879.08, finishing at its highest level since April 30, 2010, while the the broader Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.84 percent, or 7.53 points, to 906.22, AFP reports.
   
Other Business breaking news:
European stocks flat at open (48 mins ago)
Nikkei ends on positive column (1 hr 24 mins ago)
China manufacturing sector grows slower in August: HSBC (2 hrs 32 mins ago)
Hang Seng dips at midday (08-21 12:33)
Nikkei up by break (08-21 11:07)
Nikkei higher at open (08-21 10:21)
Hong Kong stocks open lower (08-21 10:20)
Volvo Car reports return to profit on China sales (08-20 18:14)
Hang Seng finishes higher (08-20 16:28)
Nikkei closes flat (08-20 15:51)

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