Thursday, August 21, 2014   

Nikkei follows Wall St lead by break, up 0.51%
(07-02 10:41)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.51 percent on Wednesday morning, tracking a strong lead from Wall Street where US shares powered to new record closings.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 78.40 points to 15,404.60 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares gained 0.52 percent, or 6.68 points, to 1,282.76. --AFP   
Other Business breaking news:
China manufacturing growth eases in August: HSBC (36 mins ago)
Hang Seng dips at midday (1 hr 44 mins ago)
Nikkei up by break (08-21 11:07)
Nikkei higher at open (08-21 10:21)
Hong Kong stocks open lower (08-21 10:20)
Volvo Car reports return to profit on China sales (08-20 18:14)
Hang Seng finishes higher (08-20 16:28)
Nikkei closes flat (08-20 15:51)
StanChart fined over laundering controls (08-20 14:19)
Nikkei ends flat (08-20 14:18)

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