Tuesday, March 31, 2015   

Nikkei positive
(04-02 09:50)

Stocks in Tokyo opened higher tracking a rise on Wall Street, where US stocks rallied on solid economic data and Federal Reserve reassurance of support for the recovering economy.
The headline Nikkei index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange surged 0.77 percent, or 113.29 points, to 14,905.28 in the first minutes of trading.—AFP

   
Other Business breaking news:
British economy grows faster than expected (2 hrs 22 mins ago)
China home prices fall in March: survey (2 hrs 24 mins ago)
German unemployment falls to new post-unification low (2 hrs 29 mins ago)
No AIIB seat for Taiwan: Beijing (2 hrs 44 mins ago)
HK retail sales jump in February (03-31 17:14)
Japan backs away from AIIB, Taiwan seeks a seat (03-31 16:51)
Kingfisher to close British home-improvement stores (03-31 16:41)
New taxi app challenges Uber in Korea (03-31 16:20)
Hang Seng ends higher, Shanghai down (03-31 16:12)
Philips to sell major stake in LED, car lighting arm (03-31 15:48)

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