Friday, August 22, 2014   

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:
Hang Seng up by break (1 hr 23 mins ago)
Nikkei flat by break (08-22 10:42)
Nikkei opens higher (08-22 10:24)
Hong Kong stocks open higher (08-22 10:23)
UK state borrowing halves in July: official data (08-21 18:24)
HK price level rises faster in July (08-21 18:18)
Eurozone economy still in timid recovery: survey (08-21 18:06)
Hang Seng down on mainland data (08-21 16:31)
European stocks flat at open (08-21 15:26)
Nikkei ends on positive column (08-21 14:49)

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