Wednesday, April 1, 2015   

Tokyo closes higher
(03-04 14:24)

Stocks in Tokyo ended 0.47 percent higher as a weaker yen boosted exporter shares, despite jitters over the crisis in Ukraine.
The benchmark Nikkei-225 index, which lost 1.27 percent on Monday, added 69.25 points to 14,721.48, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was up 0.61 percent, or 7.35 points, at 1,204.11.—AFP
   
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China home prices fall in March: survey (03-31 18:12)
German unemployment falls to new post-unification low (03-31 18:07)
No AIIB seat for Taiwan: Beijing (03-31 17:52)
HK retail sales jump in February (03-31 17:14)
Japan backs away from AIIB, Taiwan seeks a seat (03-31 16:51)
Kingfisher to close British home-improvement stores (03-31 16:41)
New taxi app challenges Uber in Korea (03-31 16:20)
Hang Seng ends higher, Shanghai down (03-31 16:12)
Philips to sell major stake in LED, car lighting arm (03-31 15:48)

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