[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks firmed Thursday, supported by a cheaper yen and tracking gains on Wall Street after President Donald Trump unveiled plans to slash corporate tax in a sweeping fiscal reform.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks snapped a four-day winning streak Friday as investors cashed in on recent gains amid resurging worries over North Korea.

[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'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 stocks closed higher on Monday on upbeat Japanese data and a weaker yen, with the North Korea crisis in focus as the US seeks to convince the UN Security Council to punish Pyongyang...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark index snapped a three-day losing streak Thursday as a dip in the yen boosted exporters, including auto giants Toyota and Nissan...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark index fell for a third session Wednesday on lingering worries about the North Korean nuclear crisis, with major Japanese banks and automakers ending in negative...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks fell Tuesday as jitters over North Korea's nuclear test dented sentiment, with Japan Post dropping after reports the massive firm is planning another share sale...

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares closed higher for a third straight session on Friday as a cheaper Japanese currency boosted the outlook for exporters' profits, with all eyes on US jobs data later in the...

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares rose Thursday, tracking rallies on Wall Street as rosy US economic figures boosted confidence while the yen's weakness also provided support...