Tuesday, September 1, 2015   

Nikkei ends higher
(07-02 15:04)

Tokyo stocks closed 0.29 percent higher on Wednesday, tracking a lead from Wall Street where the Dow and S&P 500 powered to new record finishes.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 43.77 points to 15,369.97, while the Topix index of all first-section shares gained 0.37 percent, or 4.70 points, to 1,280.78. --AFP
Other Business breaking news:
China services sector activity slows (14 mins ago)
Eurozone jobless rate drops below 11pc (47 mins ago)
(Market turmoil) European sell-off worsens (55 mins ago)
Jobless numbers stable in Germany (1 hr 3 mins ago)
People's Bank of China pumps more liquidity into market (1 hr 17 mins ago)
HK, China stocks suffer heavy sell-offs (1 hr 30 mins ago)
Nikkei notches up losses at close (2 hrs 9 mins ago)
European benchmarks lower (2 hrs 36 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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