Wednesday, July 8, 2015   

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:
Analyst cautions rout could turn into chaos in HK and Shanghai (48 mins ago)
HKEx says no intention to intervene in market (53 mins ago)
Amid regional panic, Beijing pumps liquidity into small caps through margin finance lender (1 hr 2 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) Last call for Athens before banks collapse, debt write-off rejected (1 hr 55 mins ago)
Hang Seng falls by 4pc at break (2 hrs 16 mins ago)
Oil prices fall in Asia (2 hrs 17 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) German Red Cross ready to assist Greek poor (2 hrs 19 mins ago)
Euro weakens in Asia trade (2 hrs 21 mins ago)
Shares in US-listed Chinese companies drop (2 hrs 27 mins ago)
Insurers allowed to invest more in blue chips in latest move to stem China stock rout (2 hrs 32 mins ago)

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