Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 05:51
Tokyo stocks opened 0.49 percent lower on Tuesday after a setback on Wall Street and the dollar`s fall against the yen.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 04:02
The euro was slightly higher against the dollar while the yen picked up a little ground in mostly quiet forex market action on Monday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 06:13
Tokyo stocks opened 0.52 percent higher on Wednesday after Wall Street powered to new record closings.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 04:51
Fresh records in the US equity market Tuesday lifted the dollar against the euro and the yen, but the greenback fell to a new five-year low against the British pound.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 08:43
The BoJ held monetary policy in place after a two-day meeting, as expected.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 09:34
Asian equities fell and crude oil hovered near nine-month highs early on Friday as escalating civil war in Iraq hit risk appetite.
Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 09:10
Tokyo stocks opened 0.84 percent higher on Monday, boosted by a weak yen and yet another record-setting advance on Wall Street after a solid US jobs report last week.
Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 09:08
Japan`s economy saw its strongest expansion in more than two years during the first quarter of 2013, revised data showed Monday, but a sales tax rise has weighed on growth since the levy hike.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 10:06
Asian shares were steady on Wednesday and the dollar benefited from rising U.S. Treasury yields, while the euro remained under pressure ahead of expected easing steps from the European Central Bank.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 10:06
Tokyo stocks opened 1.03 percent higher Tuesday on a weaker yen and continued advances on Wall Street, extending gains after jumping more than two percent on Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 11:05
Upbeat China factory data and another closing record on Wall Street boosted Asian shares on Monday, while the euro held recent gains against the dollar but remained shaky ahead of a closely watched European Central Bank meeting.
Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 09:07
Japan`s Nikkei share average climbed to an eight-week high after strong Chinese factory data and rising Japanese corporate spending lifted sentiment.
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