Thursday, March 5, 2015   

Nikkei tumbles
(03-27 09:33)

Stocks in Tokyo opened 1.18 percent lower as the yen gained on increasing risk aversion over the prospect of harsher sanctions against Russia for its takeover of Crimea. The Nikkei 225 fell 171.49 points to 14,305.67 at the start.—AFP

   
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