Japan markets news

Tokyo stocks close flat
JUN 20, 2014
Tokyo stocks lost their early gains to close flat despite another record close on Wall Street.
Tokyo stocks close up 0.23%
MAY 27, 2014
Tokyo stocks have closed up 0.23 per cent at a near two-month high on the back of a weaker yen.
Tokyo shares open higher
APR 10, 2014
Tokyo shares have opened higher following overnight gains on Wall Street.
Tokyo shares open lower
AUG 16, 2013
The Nikkei index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange lost 191.84 points to 13,561.10 in the first minutes of trading.
Tokyo stocks open flat
JUL 12, 2013
Japan's Nikkei index has opened slightly higher, failing to take much momentum from Wall Street as the lower greenback weighs on Japanese exporters.
Tokyo stocks open 0.56% higher
MAR 29, 2013
Stocks are higher in early trade in Tokyo on Friday, but is likely to be subdued with other markets on holiday.
Tokyo stocks open higher
MAR 21, 2013
Tokyo stocks have opened 0.99 per cent higher following gains on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve held steady on its policy of economic stimulus.
Tokyo stocks close lower
FEB 13, 2013
Tokyo stocks have been dragged lower by profit-taking and a stronger yen following a G7 statement about volatility in global forex markets.
Tokyo stocks open down 0.31%
FEB 13, 2013
Tokyo stocks opened 0.31 per cent lower after a warning over foreign exchange volatility from the Group of Seven richest nations pushed up the yen.
Tokyo stocks up 0.47%
FEB 01, 2013
Tokyo stocks rose 0.47 per cent as the yen fell further against the dollar and euro.