Wednesday, July 29, 2015   

Nikkei gains by break
(02-28 10:51)

Tokyo stocks rose 1.85 percent Thursday morning, following a strong lead from Wall Street and thanks to a weaker yen after the government made its nomination to becoem the new Bank of Japan governor.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 208.66 points at 11,462.63 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares added 1.61 percent, or 15.40 points, at 969.12, AFP reports.
   
Other Business breaking news:
Volkswagen says Bentley sales fell, sold 109,000 Porsches in first half (30 mins ago)
Insider Taylor succeeds Lafley at P&G (1 hr 7 mins ago)
Hang Seng rides Shanghai rebound (1 hr 11 mins ago)
China stocks bounce (1 hr 33 mins ago)
Panasonic sales weak, but income grows (1 hr 37 mins ago)
Nikkei falls at close (07-29 14:23)
ANA posts US$68m earnings (07-29 14:22)
Greenback lower (07-29 13:32)
Hang Seng edges up (07-29 12:26)
Birkin Croco handbag linked to ‘cruelly’ chopped up alligators (07-29 12:22)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 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 2015, 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.