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| Sep 5, 2014

Nikkei dips amid wait-and-see mood

Stocks gave up earlier gains to end slightly lower on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Friday as a wait-and-see mood grew ahead of closely watched U.S. jobs data. The Nikkei 225 average ended down 7.50 points, or 0.05 percent, at 15,668.68. On Thursday, the ...

| Sep 1, 2014

Greenback rises above ¥104 in Tokyo

The dollar was firmer above ¥104 in Tokyo trading Monday after reaching the marker in New York trading Friday. At 5 p.m., the dollar was quoted at ¥104.15-15, up from ¥103.82-83 at the same time Friday. The euro stood at $1.3131-3133, down from $1.3169-3169, ...