Friday, March 27, 2015   

Nikkei closes higher on weaker yen
(07-22 14:09)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.84 percent on Tuesday, boosted by a weaker yen as traders returned from a three-day holiday weekend.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index climbed 127.57 points to 15,343.28, while the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 0.79 percent, or 9.98 points, at 1,273.27. --AFP   
Other Business breaking news:
Yen weakens (44 mins ago)
Hang Seng flat at mid-day (49 mins ago)
China industries still in the red (1 hr 11 mins ago)
Yahoo okays additional US$2 billion share buybacks (2 hrs 1 min ago)
Nikkei gains by break (2 hrs 27 mins ago)
Japan inflation stalls, household spending tumbles (2 hrs 53 mins ago)
Hang Seng, Shanghai positive (2 hrs 59 mins ago)
PetroChina profit falls to lowest in five years (03-26 18:31)
China banking giant ICBC says 2014 net profit rose 5pc (03-26 18:01)
Toyota rolls out shared-parts strategy to chop costs (03-26 17:40)

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