Friday, October 24, 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   
Other Business breaking news:
China and 20 other countries sign up to regional bank (1 hr 18 mins ago)
Britain says EU is asking for bigger contribution (1 hr 29 mins ago)
British economy grows slower in Q3 (2 hrs 18 mins ago)
Firm in China's first bond default to be restructured (2 hrs 19 mins ago)
Hang Seng closes lower (2 hrs 56 mins ago)
Pearson reports sliding sales (2 hrs 56 mins ago)
European stocks fall at open (10-24 16:05)
BASF says won't meet 2015 targets (10-24 16:04)
ECB to unveil results of eurozone bank health check (10-24 16:04)
German consumer confidence stops falling: survey (10-24 15:59)

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