Friday, August 1, 2014   

Positive close in Tokyo
(03-11 14:51)

Stocks in Tokyo gained 0.69 percent after the Bank of Japan held off launching fresh monetary easing measures. The Nikkei-225 index rose 103.97 points to 15,224.11, while the Topix index of all first-section shares added 0.46 percent, or 5.60 points, to 1,233.21.—AFP

   
Other Business breaking news:
Hang Seng ends lower (1 hr 3 mins ago)
Societe General logs strong quarterly profit (1 hr 28 mins ago)
European markets open lower (2 hrs 4 mins ago)
Sharp logs US$17.4m first-quarter net loss (08-01 14:38)
Nikkei tracks Street losses (08-01 14:09)
Hang Seng eases at lunch (08-01 12:35)
Nikkei down at mid-day (08-01 11:13)
China home prices fall faster in July (08-01 11:12)
Wall Street plunges on sell-off (08-01 10:48)
China manufacturing activity surges in July (08-01 10:34)

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