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Asian Markets Mostly Lower

Posted June 20th, 2011 at 4:35 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets were mostly lower in trading Monday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index rose a fraction of a percent to close at 9,354. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost four-tenths of a percent to end at 21,600. Elsewhere, share prices were lower in Shanghai, Sydney, Wellington, Taipei and Manila. The dollar was selling at 80.19 yen […]

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Asia Markets Close Mostly Higher

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 7:05 am (UTC-5)
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Major Asian stock markets closed mostly lower Friday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped more than one-half of one percent to finish at 9,351. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index dropped well over one percent to finish the day’s trading at 21,695. Share prices were lower in Bangkok, Jakarta, Manila, Mumbai, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Taipei and Wellington, but […]

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Asian Stocks Mostly Lower

Posted June 17th, 2011 at 4:35 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed mostly lower Friday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped more than one-half of one percent to finish at 9,351. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index dropped well over one percent to finish the day’s trading at 21,695. Share prices were lower in Manila, Shanghai, Taipei and Wellington, but higher in Sydney. In currency trading, […]

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Asia Markets Close Lower

Posted June 16th, 2011 at 7:05 am (UTC-5)
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Major Asian stock markets closed lower Thursday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index plunged nearly one and three-quarters percent to finish at 9,411. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost one and three-quarters percent to finish the day’s trading at 21,953. Share prices were also lower in Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Mumbai, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Taipei and […]

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Asian Stocks Lower

Posted June 16th, 2011 at 4:35 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed lower Thursday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index plunged nearly one and three-quarters percent to finish at 9,411. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost nearly one and three-quarters percent to finish the day’s trading at 21,957. Share prices were also lower in Manila, Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and Wellington. In currency trading, the dollar was […]

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Asia Markets Close Mixed

Posted June 15th, 2011 at 7:00 am (UTC-5)
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Major Asian stock markets closed mixed Wednesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained more than one-quarter of one percent to finish at 9,574. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost nearly three-quarters of one percent to finish the day’s trading at 22,344. Share prices were higher in Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Manila, Seoul and Wellington, but lower in Bangkok, […]

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Asian Stocks Mixed

Posted June 15th, 2011 at 4:30 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed mixed Wednesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained more than one-quarter of one percent to finish at 9,574. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index lost nearly three-quarters of one percent to finish the day’s trading at 22,344. Share prices were higher in Manila and Wellington, but lower in Shanghai and Sydney. The Taipei market […]

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Asia Markets Close Mostly Higher

Posted June 14th, 2011 at 6:55 am (UTC-5)
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Major Asian stock markets closed mostly higher Tuesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained just over one percent to finish at 9,548. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index was virtually unchanged, losing 12 points to finish the day’s trading at 22,496. Share prices were higher in Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Mumbai, Seoul, Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and Wellington, but […]

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Asian Stocks Mostly Higher

Posted June 14th, 2011 at 4:30 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed mostly higher Tuesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained just over one percent to finish at 9,548. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index was virtually unchanged, losing 12 points to finish the day’s trading at 22,496. Share prices were higher in Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and Wellington, but lower in Manila. In currency trading, the […]

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Asian Markets Close Mostly Lower

Posted June 13th, 2011 at 6:35 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed mostly lower Monday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped seven-tenths of a percent to close at 9,448. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index rose four-tenths percent to end at 22,508. Markets closed lower in Shanghai, Taipei, Mumbai, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Jakarta, Wellington and Manila. Share prices were higher in Seoul, Sydney and Singapore. The […]

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