Friday, October 24, 2014   

Tokyo plunges 2pc at mid day
(03-12 11:46)

Stocks in Tokyo lost 2.17 percent in thin trade after a weak lead from Wall Street and a stronger yen.
The Nikkei-225 index fell 330.46 points to 14,893.65 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares slipped 1.82 percent, or 22.41 points, to 1,210.80.—AFP

   
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