Wednesday, October 22, 2014   

Nikkei closes lower
(04-24 14:46)

Tokyo stocks fell 0.97 percent on Thursday as US President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe failed to announce any breakthrough in stalled talks over a huge trans-Pacific trade deal.
The Nikkei 225 index closed down 141.28 points to finish at 14,404.99, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was down 0.76 percent, or 8.91 points, at 1,164.90. --AFP   
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