Saturday, December 20, 2014   

Nikkei ends higher
(05-22 14:17)

Tokyo stocks rallied 2.11 percent Thursday as upbeat Chinese data boosted sentiment while a sharp decline in the yen gave a lift to exporter shares.
The benchmark Nikkei index added 295.62 points to 14,337.79 by the close, after finishing in the red on Wednesday, while the Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 1.68 percent, or 19.29 points, to 1,169.34. --AFP   
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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)
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