Monday, March 2, 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
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