You are here

Tokyo: Stocks open lower on Friday

41120194 - 12_01_2017 - JAPAN-STOCKS.jpg

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened lower on Friday as investors turned cautious ahead of the inauguration of US President-elect Donald Trump.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.11 per cent, or 20.66 points, to 19,051.59 in the first few minutes of trade while the Topix index of all first-section issues was down 0.08 per cent, or 1.16 points, to 1,526.99.


Market voices on:


Receive $80 Grab vouchers valid for use on all Grab services except GrabHitch and GrabShuttle when you subscribe to BT All-Digital at only $0.99*/month.

Find out more at

Powered by GET.comGetCom