Saturday, August 2, 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:
Hang Seng ends lower (08-01 16:45)
Societe General logs strong quarterly profit (08-01 16:20)
European markets open lower (08-01 15:44)
Sharp logs US$17.4m first-quarter net loss (08-01 14:38)
Nikkei tracks Street losses (08-01 14:09)
Hang Seng eases at lunch (08-01 12:35)
Nikkei down at mid-day (08-01 11:13)
China home prices fall faster in July (08-01 11:12)
Wall Street plunges on sell-off (08-01 10:48)
China manufacturing activity surges in July (08-01 10:34)

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