Tuesday, March 3, 2015   

Tokyo lower
(03-04 09:57)

Stocks in Tokyo opened 0.67 percent lower as investors fled higher-risk assets over fears of a conflict between Ukraine and Russia. The Nikkei-225 index, which lost 1.27 percent on Monday, fell 98.28 points to 14,553.95 at the start.—AFP

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