Friday, December 19, 2014   

Nikkei up a mid-day
(05-08 11:14)

Tokyo stocks rebounded Thursday morning after a tumble the previous day with a weak yen and upbeat comments from Fed chief Janet Yellen on the US economy supporting the market.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 1.09 percent, or 153.11 points, to 14,186.56 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was up 0.91 percent, or 10.50 points, to 1,162.51. --AFP   
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German consumer confidence on the rise (12-19 16:58)
BYD recovers partially after plunge (12-19 16:29)
Hang Seng finishes higher (12-19 16:28)
BOC Aviation adds two more Boeing jets to earlier order spree (12-19 14:46)
Nikkei finishes higher (12-19 14:24)
Hang Seng jumps at noon (12-19 13:02)
BoJ strikes more upbeat view on economy, holds off fresh measures (12-19 12:16)
China total GDP revised up 3.4% in 2013: govt (12-19 11:26)
Nikkei up by break (12-19 11:17)

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