Friday, August 22, 2014   

Positive start for Nikkei
(05-23 08:57)

Stocks in Tokyo opened 0.72 percent higher after the yen fell against the US dollar on signals that the US Federal Reserve could soon scale back its aggressive stimulus measures. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index, which closed at its best level in more than five years yesterday, added 112.72 points to 15,739.98 at the start.--AFP


   
Other Business breaking news:
Jetstar Hong Kong sells 3 aircraft as it awaits approval (08-22 18:48)
Hang Seng ends higher (08-22 16:27)
Nikkei ends lower (08-22 15:06)
Hang Seng up by break (08-22 12:30)
Nikkei flat by break (08-22 10:42)
Nikkei opens higher (08-22 10:24)
Hong Kong stocks open higher (08-22 10:23)
UK state borrowing halves in July: official data (08-21 18:24)
HK price level rises faster in July (08-21 18:18)
Eurozone economy still in timid recovery: survey (08-21 18:06)

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