Friday, May 29, 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:
European markets directionless (32 mins ago)
Nikkei extends gains to 11 sessions (52 mins ago)
IMAX set for HK public float (2 hrs 6 mins ago)
HK, Chinese shares eke out gains (05-29 12:42)
Nikkei extends rally (05-29 11:03)
New Android seeks to make smartphone smarter (05-29 10:19)
Google unveils Android Pay in fresh challenge to Apple (05-29 10:12)
Japan household spending falls (05-29 10:10)
Hang Seng opens lower (05-29 10:10)
Korea factory output slumps further in April (05-29 10:09)

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