Friday, May 29, 2015   

Tokyo tumbles at mid day
(01-14 11:13)

Stocks in Tokyo tumbled 2.05 percent, tracking a drop on Wall Street after weaker-than-expected US jobs data. The benchmark Nikkei-225 index was down 326.17 points to 15,585.89 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section issues fell 1.58 percent, or 20.56 points, to 1,277.92.—AFP

   
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European equities mixed (05-28 20:33)
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Z-Obee auditor quits, cites ‘significant financial difficulties’ at Chinese mobile handset maker (05-28 18:23)
Britain reports tepid growth in first quarter (05-28 17:49)
Despite founder’s denials, market watchdog says Hanergy under investigation (05-28 17:41)
Hang Seng ends lower (05-28 16:18)
European stocks open lower (05-28 15:31)
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