Tokyo: Shares open down on Monday

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened lower on Monday as investors searched for new cues amid sustained optimism about US economic growth as vaccinations against the coronavirus continue.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index dropped 0.32 per cent, or 95.93 points, to 29,587.44, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.29 per cent, or 5.61 points, to 1,955.26.


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