Friday, July 25, 2014   

Nikkei up by break
(06-19 10:57)

Tokyo stocks gained 1.62 percent in the morning session Thursday, following gains overnight in New York.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 244.43 points to 15,360.23 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 1.53 percent, or 19.06 points, to 1,268.21. --AFP   
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BSkyB to take over Italian, German pay TV networks (1 hr 17 mins ago)
Russia raises interest rate on geopolitical tensions (1 hr 28 mins ago)
China adds 7.4m jobs in first half (1 hr 58 mins ago)
German business confidence down in July (2 hrs 36 mins ago)
Hang Seng finishes on positive column (07-25 16:09)
RBS reports sharp recovery (07-25 16:07)
European markets open lower (07-25 16:06)
German consumer confidence improves (07-25 14:41)
Nikkei ends at six-month high (07-25 14:27)
Resale home price down in second quarter (07-25 12:42)

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