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Asian stocks closed sharply lower on Wednesday, after Wall Street sold off as much as 2 percent overnight amid a plunge in oil prices.
Asia markets closed mostly lower on Tuesday, weighed by declines in the energy sector as oil prices continued to tumble.
Sony has sold more than 35.9 million units of its PlayStation 4 as it touts its dominance over rivals Microsoft and Nintendo.
TOKYO, Dec 28- Major Japanese firms plan to use their excess cash next year on capital investments and M&As rather than higher salaries, according to a Reuters poll, showing few businesses plan to heed Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's call for wage hikes. Telecommunications company NTT, seasoning maker Ajinomoto Co Inc and Asahi Kasei Corp were among the 21 firms...
NAIROBI, Dec 16- More than 50 members of the World Trade Organization signed an agreement on Wednesday to remove import tariffs on 201 information technology products, marking the first major global tariff-cutting deal in 19 years. The deal, signed by 53 countries including China, will remove tariffs on trade worth $1.3 trillion, which is expected to give a $190...
Asian markets ended mixed on Thursday amid hopes for fresh European stimulus while new data reinforced expectations for tighter U.S. monetary policy.
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Asian shares retreated on Tuesday, as a fresh batch of Chinese data added to the uncertainty from a looming rate hike in the U.S.
Asian stocks outside China and Japan mostly retreated on Monday, following below-view trade figures released at the weekend from China.
If you're waiting for Nintendo's first game for smartphones you're going to have to wait a bit longer
Asian stocks mostly fell on Thursday, after the Fed signaled that a December rate hike was still on the table.
CEO Tatsumi Kimishima said the delay would help Nintendo concentrate on selling its existing consoles and game software during the holiday season.
*Nintendo shares slide 10 pct, reversing early gains. TOKYO, Oct 29- Japan's Nintendo Co on Thursday pushed back the much-awaited launch of its videogame service for smartphones by a few months to March 2016, disappointing gaming fans as well as investors who drove its shares down by more than 10 percent. Chief Executive Tatsumi Kimishima, a former banker who...
TOKYO, Oct 29- Japan's Nintendo Co on Thursday pushed back the launch of its videogame service for smartphones to March 2016, a much-awaited move announced by its previous CEO who died earlier this year. The news knocked Nintendo's shares down more than 10 percent in morning trade, erasing earlier gains. Chief Executive Tatsumi Kimishima, a former banker who...
Asian stocks mostly extended their rally on Monday after another rate cut in China fueled risk appetite.
Asian shares traded mixed on Monday after China's gross domestic product showed the world's second-biggest economy cooled lesser than expected.
Inpex Corp shares fell 3.4 percent while Japan Petroleum Exploration Co shares lost 3.2 percent. ANA Holdings rose 3.3 percent and Japan Airlines Co gained 4.4 percent. Pioneer Corp soared 8.8 percent based in part on favourable market research by Deutsche Bank, while a target price hike from Barclays helped lift Nintendo's share price by 3.1 percent.
LEGO is dipping its toe into the $4 billion toys-to-life market, an emerging genre of play that combines physical toys with digital experiences.
SINGAPORE, Sept 30- Ultrasound- inaudible sound waves normally associated with cancer treatments and monitoring the unborn- may change the way we interact with our mobile devices. UK start-up Ultrahaptics, for example, is working with premium car maker Jaguar Land Rover to create invisible air-based controls that drivers can feel and tweak.