Monday, September 1, 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
   
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Alipay, Huawei to promote mobile fingerprint payment (59 mins ago)
Sony founder nephew to head PlayStation unit (1 hr 52 mins ago)
Microsoft demanded to explain over monopoly accusations (2 hrs 4 mins ago)
German machine-tool orders stagnate in July (2 hrs 50 mins ago)
Novartis Japan admits concealing drug side effects (2 hrs 51 mins ago)
Heineken says selling Mexican packaging business (2 hrs 52 mins ago)
European stocks mixed at open (09-01 16:16)
Hang Seng, Shanghai finish higher (09-01 16:14)
Macau gaming revenue down in August (09-01 15:29)
Germany runs up surplus in first half (09-01 15:08)

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