[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks drifted lower on Friday following a mixed close on Wall Street, as traders digested the latest economic data and coronavirus news.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index jumped more than 1.5 per cent on Thursday as rallies on Wall Street and a recovery in oil prices prompted investors to buy back following recent declines....

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Wednesday amid continued worries over the oil market as the coronavirus crisis cripples global energy demand.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei Index dipped nearly 2 per cent on Tuesday on geopolitical risk fears following an unconfirmed report that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was being treated after...

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks closed lower on Monday after sharp rallies last week on hopes for a phased reopening of the US economy, with investor focus now on the number of local virus cases.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rallied more than 3.1 per cent on Friday as investors welcomed plans by President Donald Trump for a phased reopening of the US economy.

[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 benchmark Nikkei index jumped more than 3.1 per cent on Tuesday as hopes for US measures to jump-start its virus-hit economy encouraged investors.

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