Thursday, May 7, 2015   

Nikkei climbs at close
(02-25 14:09)

Stocks in Tokyo closed 1.44 percent higher following healthy gains on Wall Street ahead of the release of US economic indicators later in the week. The Nikkei-225 index rose 213.92 points to 15,051.60, while the Topix index of all first section shares climbed 1.20 percent, or 14.59 points, to 1,233.66.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Fed chair Yellen flags potential dangers from high equity valuations (05-06 22:38)
Oculus virtual reality headsets rollout next year (05-06 22:23)
iPhones widen footprint in China, Europe (05-06 22:21)
Positive open for Wall Street (05-06 22:17)
Apple Watch offers small joys (05-06 22:02)
Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn keep Asians out of exec suite (05-06 21:59)
British ‘flash crash’ trader unable to raise £5m bail (05-06 21:45)
GlaxoSmithKline income fattened by Novartis deal (05-06 21:23)
Murdoch’s News Corp profits halved (05-06 21:03)
London stocks inch higher (05-06 19:36)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.