Saturday, August 2, 2014   

Nikkei tumbles
(05-07 14:13)

Tokyo stocks tumbled 2.93 percent on Wednesday as they played catch-up to losses on Wall Street and as the yen rose against the dollar, denting exporter shares.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 424.06 points to 14,033.45 at the close while the Topix index of all first-section issues fell 2.58 percent, or 30.47 points, to 1,152.01. --AFP
   
Other Business breaking news:
Hang Seng ends lower (08-01 16:45)
Societe General logs strong quarterly profit (08-01 16:20)
European markets open lower (08-01 15:44)
Sharp logs US$17.4m first-quarter net loss (08-01 14:38)
Nikkei tracks Street losses (08-01 14:09)
Hang Seng eases at lunch (08-01 12:35)
Nikkei down at mid-day (08-01 11:13)
China home prices fall faster in July (08-01 11:12)
Wall Street plunges on sell-off (08-01 10:48)
China manufacturing activity surges in July (08-01 10:34)

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