Wednesday, October 1, 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.
   
Other Business breaking news:
China eases home purchase restriction (09-30 18:12)
Eurozone inflation drops, unemployment steady (09-30 17:54)
Apple to launch iPhone 6 in China from October 17 (09-30 17:38)
German unemployment rate steady in September: official data (09-30 16:44)
Hang Seng plunges ahead of holidays (09-30 16:36)
French public debt over 2.0 trillion euros for first time: data (09-30 14:59)
German retail sales climb in August (09-30 14:25)
China September PMI misses estimate: HSBC (09-30 14:05)
China clears way for Apple iPhone 6 sales: regulator (09-30 13:50)
Hang Seng falls by lunch (09-30 12:27)

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