Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Nikkei rallies at close
(09-26 14:25)

Stocks in Tokyo closed 1.22 percent higher, reversing early losses as the US dollar strengthened against the yen following a report that Japan may cut corporate taxes.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 178.59 points to 14,799.12, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was up 0.77 percent, or 9.34 points, to 1,220.49.—AFP
Other Business breaking news:
German industry downgrades growth forecast (2 mins ago)
UK retail sales fall in warm September: data (4 mins ago)
Eurozone business activity picks up, worries remain: survey (37 mins ago)
Hang Seng dips on profit-taking (45 mins ago)
European stock markets drop at open (1 hr 17 mins ago)
Daimler says profits up strongly in Q3 (1 hr 17 mins ago)
Tesco chairman quits over profits fiasco: company (2 hrs 19 mins ago)
Nikkei ends lower (2 hrs 23 mins ago)
Manufacturing moving from China to US: survey (10-23 12:28)
US billionaire's hedge fund dumps Sony stake (10-23 12:24)

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