Friday, August 1, 2014   

Tokyo dives 1pc at close
(04-08 14:10)

Stocks in Tokyo fell 1.36 percent as exporter shares took a hit from a stronger yen, which gained after the Bank of Japan held off further monetary policy measures.
The benchmark Nikkei-225 index fell 201.97 points to 14,606.88, while the Topix index of all first-section shares lost 1.86 percent, or 22.28 points, to 1,174.56.—AFP
   
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