Tuesday, September 1, 2015   

Nikkei falls on profit-taking
(06-25 10:45)

Tokyo stocks fell 0.42 percent on Wednesday morning, tracking losses on Wall Street as profit-taking emerged in the wake of recent record-breaking rises.
The Nikkei 225 index lost 64.95 points to 15,311.29 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section issues slipped 0.28 percent, or 3.54 points, to 1,264.96. --AFP   
Other Business breaking news:
China services sector activity slows (18 mins ago)
Eurozone jobless rate drops below 11pc (52 mins ago)
(Market turmoil) European sell-off worsens (59 mins ago)
Jobless numbers stable in Germany (1 hr 7 mins ago)
People's Bank of China pumps more liquidity into market (1 hr 22 mins ago)
HK, China stocks suffer heavy sell-offs (1 hr 34 mins ago)
Nikkei notches up losses at close (2 hrs 13 mins ago)
European benchmarks lower (2 hrs 41 mins ago)
Nikkei falls by 3pc in afternoon trade (09-01 14:13)
Greenback drops in Asia (09-01 14:12)

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