Friday, July 31, 2015   

Nikkei ends higher
(07-29 14:25)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.57 percent to close at a new six-month high on Tuesday, boosted by upbeat expectations for Japanese corporate earnings.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index climbed 88.67 points to 15,618.07, the best finish since late January, while the Topix index of all first-section issues rose 0.34 percent, or 4.34 points, to 1,290.41. --AFP
   
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US jobless claims rise by 12,000, benefits recipients reach 2.2m (07-30 21:10)
US economy posts 2.3pc growth in second quarter (07-30 20:47)
London bourse signs up BOCI Securities as maiden HK member (07-30 19:23)
Facebook profits fall, mobile ad revenue swells (07-30 19:14)
Russian ruble tumbles further (07-30 18:57)
Games, image sensors power Sony profit (07-30 18:14)
Baidu to buy back US$1b shares (07-30 18:05)
Deutsche chief battles rising costs and prepares review (07-30 17:53)

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