[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Thursday, tracking rallies on global stocks after news of positive trial results for a drug used in treating the new coronavirus.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Friday following a mixed close on Wall Street, as traders digested news on an apparently failed coronavirus drug test.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index dropped more than 1.3 per cent on Thursday, with investors discouraged by a trove of weak economic data and earnings reports that pointed to a severe US...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's main stock market ended moderately lower Wednesday as investors mostly trod water, while a stronger yen against the US dollar weighed on market sentiment.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's key Nikkei index opened higher on Friday, extending rallies on Wall Street after the US Federal Reserve unveiled massive new stimulus.

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares opened lower on Wednesday, extending losses on Wall Street amid a broader market rout over the coronavirus outbreak.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday, with investor sentiment propped up by a rally on Wall Street despite ongoing worries about the further spread of coronavirus infections.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened lower on Monday after plunges last week on lingering worries over the spread of the new coronavirus, with the yen firming against the US dollar.

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares dropped more than 3.3 per cent on Tuesday, tracking falls on global markets as fears mount that the new coronavirus outbreak will derail economic growth.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed more than 2 per cent higher on Thursday, boosted by record-setting advances on Wall Street on strong US economic data and hopes for containing the deadly new...