Thursday, April 2, 2015   

Nikkei opens lower
(08-07 10:17)

Tokyo stocks opened 0.14 percent lower on Thursday, extending a losing streak with Softbank shares dropping after reports its US unit Sprint would abandon plans to buy T-Mobile.
The Nikkei 225 index, which dropped for five straight days to Wednesday, gave up another 21.07 points to 15,138.72 at the start. --AFP   
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