Thursday, April 24, 2014   

Tokyo lower at break
(12-10 11:47)

Stocks in Tokyo slipped 0.36 percent after a US Federal Reserve official hinted that the US central bank could announce a winding down of its stimulus programme as early as next week.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index, which soared 2.29 percent Monday, slipped 57.09 points to 15,593.12 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was off 0.13 percent, or 1.69 points, at 1,253.63.—AFP

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