Tuesday, July 29, 2014   

Nikkei ends at two-month high
(06-03 14:40)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.66 percent on Tuesday on a weaker yen and continued advances on Wall Street, with the benchmark index finishing above 15,000 for the first time in two months.
The Nikkei 225 index added 98.33 points to end at 15,034.25, its first close above 15,000 since April 4, while the Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.67 percent, or 8.12 points, to 1,228.59. --AFP   
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BP profits soar in second quarter (2 hrs 2 mins ago)
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JAL profit down in second quarter (2 hrs 18 mins ago)
Nikkei ends higher (2 hrs 19 mins ago)
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