Asia markets fall again as Tokyo gets 2019 off to nightmare start

2019-01-04 08:24

There was no respite for Asian investors Friday as most regional markets suffered more losses, with Tokyo tanking 3% and technology firms taking another hiding after Apple's shock revenue warning.

Nikkei enters bear market as Japanese equities face worst December ever

2018-12-25 21:29

The Nikkei 225 Stock Average plunged below the 20 000 level and entered bear market territory, as Japanese equities headed for their worst December on record.

In the markets: What to watch this week

2016-12-19 07:16

As an uncertainty-filled 2016 comes to an end, we look back at how the world's markets performed over the past 12 months.


Tokyo's Nikkei falls over 3% in opening trade

2019-01-04 08:12

Tokyo's key Nikkei index plunged more than 3% in opening trade Friday, hit by a surge in the yen and sell-offs on Wall Street amid worries over the US economy.

US-led tech rout drags global markets

2018-11-20 18:32

In Asian markets trading on Tuesday, the mainland Chinese equity benchmark fell by 2.31% while the Hang Seng dropped 2.02%. In Japan, the Nikkei lost 1.09%.

Tokyo's Nikkei breaks19 000 in 15 years

2015-03-13 17:29

Nikkei index has ended above 19 000 points for the first time in 15 years as foreign investors pile into Japanese stocks, while factory robotics Fanuc surged.

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