Thursday, August 21, 2014   

Tokyo tumbles 1.5pc at close
(01-09 14:46)

Stocks in Tokyo closed down 1.50 percent today on continued profit-taking with a weaker yen failing to lift the market into positive territory.
The benchmark Nikkei-225 shed 241.12 points to 15,880.33, while the Topix index of all first-section shares slipped 0.73 percent, or 9.48 points, to 1,296.75.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
China manufacturing growth eases in August: HSBC (35 mins ago)
Hang Seng dips at midday (1 hr 43 mins ago)
Nikkei up by break (08-21 11:07)
Nikkei higher at open (08-21 10:21)
Hong Kong stocks open lower (08-21 10:20)
Volvo Car reports return to profit on China sales (08-20 18:14)
Hang Seng finishes higher (08-20 16:28)
Nikkei closes flat (08-20 15:51)
StanChart fined over laundering controls (08-20 14:19)
Nikkei ends flat (08-20 14:18)

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