Saturday, August 2, 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:
Hang Seng ends lower (08-01 16:45)
Societe General logs strong quarterly profit (08-01 16:20)
European markets open lower (08-01 15:44)
Sharp logs US$17.4m first-quarter net loss (08-01 14:38)
Nikkei tracks Street losses (08-01 14:09)
Hang Seng eases at lunch (08-01 12:35)
Nikkei down at mid-day (08-01 11:13)
China home prices fall faster in July (08-01 11:12)
Wall Street plunges on sell-off (08-01 10:48)
China manufacturing activity surges in July (08-01 10:34)

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