Friday, September 4, 2015   

Nikkei jumps to five-month high
(06-24 14:24)

Tokyo stocks edged up 0.05 percent on Tuesday, shrugging off earlier profit-taking and closing at fresh five-month highs.
The Nikkei 225 index gained 6.96 points to 15,376.24, the best finish since late January, while the Topix index of all first-section issues firmed 0.08 percent, or 1.02 points, to 1,268.50. --AFP   
Other Business breaking news:
European stocks fall sharply (24 mins ago)
Canada jobless ranks grow (27 mins ago)
US stocks fall (28 mins ago)
US jobless rate drops to 5.1pc, employers add 173,000 jobs (1 hr 17 mins ago)
Sunevision posts HK$587m profit, data center lifts revenue (1 hr 36 mins ago)
Hang Seng closes in the red (09-04 17:01)
China’s HNA Group unit pays US$31 a share for jet lessor Avolon (09-04 13:27)
Hang Seng lower at break (09-04 13:21)
Asia oil prices drop (09-04 12:09)
Regional markets drop, HK climbs (09-04 11:38)

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