[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday after US President Donald Trump announced tariffs on another US$200 billion in Chinese goods.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday, backed by a weaker yen and gains on Wall Street, as traders took comfort in more conciliatory messages on US-China trade battles.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks ended higher on Thursday, boosted by signs of easing US-China trade tensions and robust Japanese economic data.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks ended lower on Wednesday as investors locked in profits a day after the benchmark index rose 1.30 percent.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks gained on Tuesday despite lingering worries about trade issues, as Japanese semiconductor firm Renesas surged nearly 4.5 per cent after announcing a deal to buy California-based...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday despite lingering worries about trade issues as the yen lost ground against the dollar, which tends to boost stocks.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rose on Monday, snapping a six-day losing streak, although investors remained vigilant about a possible escalation in the US-China trade war...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Friday on fresh concerns over a possible intensifying of a trade row with the US after a reported comment by President Donald Trump on Japan.

[TOKYO] Japanese stocks opened lower on Friday, with falls in US high-tech shares and a higher yen weighing on the market.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened lower on Thursday, with investors retreating to the sidelines to look for fresh trading pegs amid reports of damage after a big earthquake in northern Japan.