Wednesday, August 5, 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   
Other Business breaking news:
European benchmarks advance (2 hrs 42 mins ago)
Shanghai stocks tumble at close (2 hrs 54 mins ago)
(Greece crisis) EC chief Juncker predicts debt deal this month (2 hrs 56 mins ago)
Nikkei closes higher (08-05 15:23)
Hisense acquires Sharp’s Mexico unit in US$23.7m deal (08-05 15:06)
Dow climbs at open (08-04 21:46)
Vietnam-EU free trade deal to open up market access (08-04 18:13)
British company’s Somalia oil deal investigated (08-04 18:09)
(Greece crisis) Bank shares take a hammering again in Athens (08-04 17:53)
China stocks rally at close (08-04 15:23)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.