Friday, August 28, 2015   

Stronger yen weighs on Nikkei
(07-10 14:14)

Tokyo stocks lost 0.56 percent Thursday as weak data and a stronger yen weighed on the Japanese market, after the US Federal Reserve signaled its intention to end its long-running stimulus later this year.
The Nikkei 225 index ended down 86.18 points to 15,216.47 while the Topix index of all first-section issues was down 0.91 percent, or 11.57 points, to finish at 1,259.25.   
Other Business breaking news:
Dow leaps 200 points at open (08-27 22:34)
US reports broad-based 3.7pc growth sparked by consumer spending and business investment (08-27 22:05)
People’s Bank of China injects 150b yuan into market (08-27 18:53)
Headline Daily continues to set the pace (08-27 18:43)
Sing Tao media operations hold ground against competitors (08-27 18:21)
(Market turmoil) Late rally propels China stocks (08-27 17:54)
(Market turmoil) European benchmarks recover (08-27 17:49)
Wanda acquires Ironman triathlon organizer in US$650m deal (08-27 13:49)
Hang Seng bounces at break (08-27 12:46)
Mall builder Henry Sy sits atop Philippines wealth pile (08-27 12:45)

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