Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Nikkei higher at open
(08-21 10:21)

Tokyo stocks opened 0.50 percent higher on Thursday after the dollar jumped against the yen on speculation that the US central bank may raise interest rates earlier than expected.
The Nikkei 225 index was up 76.53 points at 15,530.98 at the start. -- AFP   
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