Tuesday, April 21, 2015   

Tokyo dives 2.5pc
(01-14 09:20)

Stocks in Tokyo tumbled more than 2 percent in opening trade on post-holiday Tuesday after the yen soared against the dollar on weaker-than-expected US jobs data. The Nikkei 225 index was down 2.50 percent, or 398.15 points, to 15,513.91 in the first 10 minutes of trading.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Toyota exec named to Japan central bank board (56 mins ago)
Hang Seng, Shanghai surge (1 hr 32 mins ago)
Rio Tinto iron ore output shrinks (04-21 14:19)
Oil prices slip in Asia (04-21 14:10)
Hang Seng soars at mid-day (04-21 12:16)
CRE offloads non-beer assets (04-21 12:10)
Greenback gains in Asia (04-21 12:08)
Nikkei climbs at break (04-21 11:09)
IBM profits, revenue tumble (04-21 10:47)
Nikkei closes lower (04-20 14:21)

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