Thursday, August 21, 2014   

Negative close in Tokyo
(11-07 14:41)

Stocks in Tokyo ended 0.76 percent lower as the Japanese earnings season winds down with profits largely buoyed by a slide in the yen. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 108.87 points to 14,228.44, while the Topix index of all first-section shares fell 0.62 percent, or 7.43 points, to 1,184.73.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
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)
Hang Seng down on mainland data (08-21 16:31)
European stocks flat at open (08-21 15:26)
Nikkei ends on positive column (08-21 14:49)
China manufacturing sector grows slower in August: HSBC (08-21 13:41)
Hang Seng dips at midday (08-21 12:33)
Nikkei up by break (08-21 11:07)
Nikkei higher at open (08-21 10:21)

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