Tuesday, October 21, 2014   

Nikkei up by break
(06-03 10:44)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.76 percent on Tuesday morning on a weaker yen and continued advances on Wall Street, extending gains after hitting a two-month high the previous day.
The Nikkei 225 index, which gained 2.07 percent on Monday, added 113.91 points to 15,049.83 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.70 percent, or 8.52 points, to 1,228.99. --AFP   
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Japan air bag maker Takata plunges on US recall (10-21 12:08)
China economic growth falls to five-year low: govt (10-21 11:40)
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Qatar to buy stake in Sogo's operator (10-20 13:03)
Hang Seng up at midday (10-20 12:37)
Nikkei soars 3pc by break (10-20 10:55)
European car sales accelerate in September (10-17 18:28)
Hang Seng finishes higher (10-17 16:29)

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