[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened fractionally higher Friday on a weaker yen, boosting exporters after the Bank of Japan decided to stick to its ultra-loose monetary policy.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks ended slightly higher on Thursday as a weaker yen lifted exporters but Toshiba retreated after saying it would sell its memory chip business for around US$18 billion.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Thursday as exporters received a boost from a weaker yen against the dollar after the US Federal Reserve kept alive the chance of a December interest rate...

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares ended little changed Wednesday after hitting a more than two-year high, but Nintendo surged on hopes for strong sales of its Switch games console.

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares opened flat on Wednesday as the market took a pause after the benchmark Nikkei index hit its highest level in more than two years the previous day.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index on Tuesday rose by nearly two percent to close at its highest level in more than two years, rising past the psychologically important 20,000 mark...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rose past 20,000 for the first time in six weeks on Tuesday after Wall Street edged up to a new record close and a weak yen lifted exporters...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday with investors keeping their cool despite North Korea's launch of a second missile over Japan in less than a month...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks were higher on Friday morning with investors keeping their calm despite North Korea's launching its second missile over Japan in less than a month...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks snapped a three-day winning streak Thursday as investors cashed in on recent gains and early buying sentiment following fresh records on Wall Street fizzled out.