Friday, August 22, 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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Nikkei ends lower (2 hrs 44 mins ago)
Hang Seng up by break (08-22 12:30)
Nikkei flat by break (08-22 10:42)
Nikkei opens higher (08-22 10:24)
Hong Kong stocks open higher (08-22 10:23)
UK state borrowing halves in July: official data (08-21 18:24)
HK price level rises faster in July (08-21 18:18)
Eurozone economy still in timid recovery: survey (08-21 18:06)
Hang Seng down on mainland data (08-21 16:31)

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