Sunday, August 2, 2015   

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   
Other Business breaking news:
Russia's central bank cuts interest rate to 11 percent (07-31 20:11)
European stocks mixed (07-31 20:10)
(Greece crisis) Tsipras admits secret plan on eurozone exit (07-31 18:07)
Swiss central bank takes 50b franc hit (07-31 17:38)
Eurozone inflation steady, jobless rate unchanged (07-31 17:10)
Positive close for Hang Seng, Shanghai drops (07-31 17:03)
Dassault stake sale fattens Airbus reports to 1.5b euros (07-31 15:56)
Nikkei closes higher (07-31 14:30)
Honda earnings rise (07-31 14:29)
Sharp losses worsen to US$274m (07-31 14:26)

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