Wednesday, September 2, 2015   

Tokyo dives at close
(03-12 14:28)

Stocks in Tokyo fell 2.59 percent as the yen strengthened and after poor consumer confidence figures raised fresh questions about Japan's economic recovery ahead of next month's sales tax rise. The benchmark Nikkei-225 index fell 393.72 points to finish at 14,830.39, while the Topix index of all first-section shares slipped 2.13 percent, or 26.27 points, to 1,206.94.—AFP
   
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Canada slips into recession (09-01 20:54)
Yahoo CEO Mayer expecting twins at 40 (09-01 19:56)
Kevin Kelley named chief operating officer at Galaxy (09-01 19:16)
IMF chief warns emerging economies to brace for spillover from China slowdown (09-01 18:36)
(Technology) Curtail Windows 10 from tracking personal data (09-01 18:15)
China services sector activity slows (09-01 17:50)
Eurozone jobless rate drops below 11pc (09-01 17:17)
(Market turmoil) European sell-off worsens (09-01 17:09)

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