Tokyo shares open lower - Malay Mail Online

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell 0.27 per cent, or 52.12 points, to 19,144.62 in first minutes of trading, while the Topix index of all first-section shares declined 0.08 per cent, or 1.19 points, to 1,530.61. ― Reuters picTOKYO, May 1 — Tokyo ...

Tokyo stocks open slightly higher as weak yen lifts exporters - Xinhua

TOKYO, May 1 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks opened marginally higher Monday as a comparatively weak yen against the U.S. dollar gave exporter issues a boost. As of 9:15 a.m., the 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average rose 29.08 points, or 0.15 percent, from Friday ...

Dollar changes hands in lower 111 yen zone in early trade in Tokyo - Xinhua

TOKYO, May 1 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar changed hands in the lower 111 yen zone in early deals in Tokyo on Monday, marginally lower than levels seen late last week in New York. As markets opened here, the dollar was quoted at 111.31-32 yen compared ...

Dollar edges down, European inflation data lift euro - Reuters

FILE PHOTO: A picture illustration shows a 1 euro coin on one U.S. dollar banknotes, January 18, 2011. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration/File photo. TOKYO The dollar started the week on the back foot on Monday, as solid European inflation data lifted ...

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks sluggish after weak US GDP, dollar dips - Reuters Africa

TOKYO, May 1 (Reuters) - Asian stocks struggled for traction on Monday after weaker-than-expected U.S. economic growth data, while the dollar dropped against the yen amid tensions over North Korea and slipped versus the euro on evidence of strong euro ...