Tuesday, July 29, 2014   

Nikkei recovers to higher close
(09-04 15:28)

Stocks in Tokyo closed 0.54 percent higher, reversing earlier losses thanks to a stronger US dollar despite lingering concerns over possible US military action against Syria. The Nikkei 225 index ended up 75.43 points to 14,053.87 while the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 0.62 percent, or 7.12 points, to 1,156.30.—AFP
   
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Luxembourg puts key BES bank shareholders in administration (8 mins ago)
Exchange Fund income amounts to HK$50.5b in first half (1 hr 21 mins ago)
Russia sanctions hit on profits: BP (2 hrs 7 mins ago)
Building materials sector sluggish in China (2 hrs 15 mins ago)
Hang Seng, Shanghai finish higher (2 hrs 38 mins ago)
Airbus cancels six-jet order from Japan's Skymark (07-29 15:30)
European stocks open flat (07-29 15:29)
Deutsche Bank sees second-quarter profits down (07-29 15:11)
BP profits soar in second quarter (07-29 14:43)

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