Friday, August 29, 2014   

Nikkei dives 1pc
(04-02 14:33)

Tokyo stocks closed 1.08 percent lower after the yen rose on a weaker-than-expected US manufacturing report and concerns over the euro zone.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index ended 131.59 points lower to 12,003.43, while the Topix index of all first-section shares lost 0.92 percent, or 9.23 points, to 991.34, AFP reports.
   
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