Monday, May 4, 2015   

Nikkei dives 1.5pc
(03-28 10:58)

Stocks in Tokyo lost 1.56 percent morning following losses in overseas markets as dealers await the reopening of Cypriot banks while political uncertainty in Italy also weighed on sentiment. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell 195.18 points to 12,298.61 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares shed 1.48 percent, or 15.51 points, to 1,030.96.- AFP

   
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