Thursday, October 2, 2014   

Nikkei opens higher
(08-12 10:21)

Tokyo stocks opened 0.20 percent higher on Tuesday, tracking a gain in US markets, while a weak yen helped sustain exports-oriented shares.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 29.98 points to 15,160.50 at the start.
US stocks Monday finished higher, gaining force from a more optimistic perception of conflicts in Ukraine and Iraq. --AFP   
Other Business breaking news:
China eases home purchase restriction (09-30 18:12)
Eurozone inflation drops, unemployment steady (09-30 17:54)
Apple to launch iPhone 6 in China from October 17 (09-30 17:38)
German unemployment rate steady in September: official data (09-30 16:44)
Hang Seng plunges ahead of holidays (09-30 16:36)
French public debt over 2.0 trillion euros for first time: data (09-30 14:59)
German retail sales climb in August (09-30 14:25)
China September PMI misses estimate: HSBC (09-30 14:05)
China clears way for Apple iPhone 6 sales: regulator (09-30 13:50)
Hang Seng falls by lunch (09-30 12:27)

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