You are here

Tokyo: Stocks open 0.49% higher

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 08:11

jpstocks1.jpg
A woman walks past a share price board showing the numbers on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo.

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares opened 0.49 per cent higher on Wednesday after the Chinese central bank slashed interest rates for the fifth time in nine months to shore up the world's second-largest economy.

The Nikkei-225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange opened 87.59 points higher at 17,894.29.

AFP

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Nespresso
Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at btsub.sg/btdeal

Powered by GET.comGetCom