Thursday, April 2, 2015   

Tokyo rallies at close
(03-05 14:36)

Stocks in Tokyo rallied 1.20 percent, as investors breathed a sigh of relief at signs of easing tensions in the Ukraine crisis. The benchmark Nikkei-225 index ended 176.15 points higher at 14,897.63, while the Topix index of all first-section shares rose 0.73 percent, or 8.79 points, to 1,212.90.—AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Greenback pressured ahead of US jobs report (3 mins ago)
Plunging Australian demand hitting New Zealand exports: survey (5 mins ago)
Japan's mobile app Line reviving IPO plans: report (1 hr 3 mins ago)
Nikkei jumps by break (1 hr 18 mins ago)
McDonald's raises wages for non-franchise staff (1 hr 51 mins ago)
Asian markets higher ahead of US jobs data (1 hr 52 mins ago)
US hirings slowed in March, private survey finds (04-01 20:49)
Greeks settle debts to the state to the tune of 147m euros (04-01 20:45)
Jeep drives sales at Chrysler-Fiat parent (04-01 20:40)
France frowns on PCCW’s moves on Dailymotion (04-01 18:21)

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