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Tokyo Stocks Up, Dollar Down

Posted August 26th, 2011 at 2:20 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese share prices ended higher Friday, while the dollar slipped against the yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained three-tenths of a percent , to close at 8,798. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 77.16 yen, down three-tenths of a yen from late Thursday. The Taipei market gained one-half of a percent , to close […]

Asian Stocks Mostly Higher

Posted August 25th, 2011 at 4:40 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed mostly higher Thursday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained more than one and one-half percent to finish at 8,772. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index earned nearly one and one-half percent to finish the day’s trading at 19,752. Share prices were higher in Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and Wellington, but lower in Manila. In currency […]

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Japan’s Nikkei Rebounds

Posted August 25th, 2011 at 3:55 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese markets closed higher Thursday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained more than one and one-half percent to finish at 8,772. The Taipei market finished at 7,411, a loss of nearly one and one-quarter percent .

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Asian Stocks Lower Wednesday

Posted August 24th, 2011 at 4:30 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed lower Wednesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index lost just over one percent to finish at 8,640, wiping out gains made early in the day’s trading. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index plunged just over two percent to finish the day’s trading at 19,467. Share prices were also lower in Manila, Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and […]

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Japan’s Nikkei Reverses Course

Posted August 24th, 2011 at 2:30 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese markets closed lower Wednesday, and the U.S. dollar is lower against the Japanese yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index lost just over one percent to finish at 8,640, wiping out gains made early in the day’s trading. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 76.62 yen, a loss of a fraction of a yen from […]

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Asian Stocks Mostly Higher

Posted August 23rd, 2011 at 4:35 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets closed mostly higher Tuesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained nearly one and one-quarter percent to finish at 8,733. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index soared two percent to finish the day’s trading at 19,876. Share prices were higher in Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and Manila, but lower in Wellington. In currency trading, the dollar was […]

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Japan’s Nikkei Rises

Posted August 23rd, 2011 at 2:30 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese markets closed higher Tuesday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index gained nearly one and one-quarter percent to finish at 8,733. In currency trading, the dollar was unchanged at 76.79 yen. The Taipei market soared three and one-quarter percent , closing at 7,550.

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Asian Markets Mostly Lower

Posted August 22nd, 2011 at 4:30 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets were mostly lower in trading Monday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped one percent to close at 8,628. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was up half a percent to end at 19,487. Elsewhere, share prices were lower in Shanghai, Sydney, Taipei and Manila. Wellington stocks edged up. The dollar was selling at 76.82 yen in […]

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Tokyo Stocks Down, Dollar Up

Posted August 22nd, 2011 at 2:30 am (UTC-5)
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Japanese share prices ended lower Monday, while the dollar rose against the yen. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped one percent to close at 8,628. In currency trading, the dollar was selling at 76.74 yen, up two-tenths of a yen from late Friday. The Taipei market slipped four-tenths of a percent to close at 7,313.

Asian Markets Lower

Posted August 19th, 2011 at 4:40 am (UTC-5)
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Asian stock markets were lower in early trading Friday. Tokyo’s Nikkei index dropped two-and-a-half percent , to close at 8,719. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index fell three percent , to end at 19,400. Elsewhere, share prices were lower in Taipei, Sydney, Manila, Shanghai and Wellington. The dollar was selling at 76.41 yen in currency trading, […]

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