Tuesday, September 2, 2014   

Nikkei plunges
(02-04 11:07)

Tokyo stocks fell 2.62 percent Tuesday morning after weak US manufacturing data sent Wall Street and the dollar tumbling.
The benchmark Nikkei-225 index was down 382.54 points to 14,236.59 by the break, after tumbling more than 3.0 percent in opening trade.
The Topix index of all first-section shares lost 3.10 percent, or 37.03 points, to 1,159.29. --AFP
   
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