Thursday, July 31, 2014   

Nikkei retreats by break
(01-23 11:10)

Tokyo stocks fell 0.77 percent as disappointed investors reacted to the Bank of Japan's latest policy measures, including open-ended easing and a revised inflation target. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index shed 82.47 points to 10,627.46 by the break, while the broader Topix index of all first-section shares was down 0.67 percent, or 6.06 points, at 895.09, AFP reports.
   
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HK retail sales shrink in June (07-31 16:48)
Hang Seng extends win streak to eight (07-31 16:13)
Panasonic profit dives (07-31 16:02)
Toshiba net profit soars in first quarter (07-31 15:48)
ANA withdraws plan to buy stake in Myanmar airline (07-31 15:47)
European markets directionless (07-31 15:43)
Lloyds bank interim net profits slump (07-31 14:51)
Shell triples net profits in second quarter (07-31 14:50)

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