Thursday, April 24, 2014   

Europe bourses in negative territory
(02-20 16:19)

Europe's main stock markets slid at the start of trading today following a slump in share prices across Asia.
London's benchmark FTSE 100 index dropped 0.74 percent to stand at 6,746.64 points compared with Wednesday's closing value.
Frankfurt's DAX 30 shed 1.40 percent to 9,524.58 points and in Paris the CAC 40 declined 1.08 percent to 4,294.16.—AFP

   
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