Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower on Thursday on speculation that the Federal Reserve could pull back on its stimulus program soon.» Read More
Asian equities rose on Monday after the S&P 500 hit a record high last week and as bets on extended U.S. monetary stimulus lifted risk appetite.
TOKYO, Oct 21- Japan's Nikkei share average rose above 14,700 for the first time in three weeks, underpinned by a strong performance on Wall Street and expectations the Federal Reserve will delay trimming its economic stimulus programme.
TOKYO, Oct 16- Japanese stocks turned lower in choppy trade on Wednesday morning, as investors nervously watched developments in Washington for a deal to avert a U.S debt default ahead of Thursday's deadline. Among the stocks on the back foot, Japan Tobacco Inc fell 3.1 percent and Panasonic Corp dropped 1.5 percent.
Asian equity markets outside of China rose on Tuesday on news that a bipartisan U.S. budget deal could be announced soon.
*Fast Retailing tumbles on disappointing earnings. TOKYO, Oct 11- The Nikkei stock average climbed more than 1 percent to a 1-1/ 2- week high on Friday on hopes for progress in the United States towards ending the fiscal standoff, with exporters like Nikon Corp gaining as then yen pulled back from a recent high.
Asian stocks fell on Thursday after President Obama launched a series of meetings with lawmakers at the White House but Japan bucked the trend.
TOKYO, Oct 9- Panasonic Corp's move to close its last plasma television factory completes a painful reckoning that has all but killed off Japan's TV industry, once the pride of the country's post-war rise to technological and economic power.
TOKYO, Oct 9- Panasonic Corp will pull out of the plasma television panel business by the end of the financial year to March 2014, sources familiar with the situation told Reuters, marking a key milestone in the long-term decline of Japan's TV industry.
TOKYO, Oct 7- Shares of loss-making Japanese electronics company Sharp Corp slid to a near six-month low on Monday ahead of the pricing of a $1.5 billion share issue that some fear could wipe close to a third off the value of existing investors' holdings.
DETROIT/ SEOUL Oct 4- Popular electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc may name South Korean battery producer Samsung SDI Co Ltd as an additional supplier as the California auto upstart tries to add more models and expand, although at least one source familiar with the discussions described the deal as being far from done.
Asia pared losses on Friday after the Bank of Japan left monetary policy unchanged and as the U.S. government shutdown dragged into a fourth day.
TOKYO, Oct 4- The Nikkei share average fell to a one-month low on Friday morning as a lack of progress in the U.S. budget standoff raised concerns the crisis will drag on until the next important deadline in mid-October to raise the federal debt ceiling.
*Stock fall shaves $2.4 billion off market value. DETROIT, Oct 3- Two days after a video of a burning Tesla electric car went viral, the "green car" maker grappled with ways to contain the damage as investors shaved $2.4 billion off the company's market value.
*Stock fall shaves as much as $3 billion off market value. DETROIT, Oct 3- A video that went viral of a burning Tesla electric car has emerged as a public relations nightmare for the company, analysts said Thursday, as the "green car" maker lost as much as $3 billion in market value two days after the incident in Washington state.
DETROIT, Oct 3- Tesla Motors Inc's stock price took another hit on Thursday following a battery fire in its flagship Model S sedan in Washington state this week as analysts said sales of the electric vehicle would likely suffer.
DETROIT, Oct 3- Tesla Motors Co's stock price took another hit on Thursday and its sales were likely to suffer following a battery fire in its flagship Model S sedan in Washington state this week, analysts said. The accident and fire occurred Tuesday morning just south of Seattle.
*China's home appliance market expected reach $105 bln in next two years. HONG KONG, Sept 30- Investment company KKR& Co LP said it had agreed to buy a 10- percent stake in Qingdao Haier Co Ltd, gaining exposure to China's home appliances market with its biggest investment in the country to date.
Asian equities ended the week mostly higher but trade was rangebound due to worries over a U.S. government shutdown.
Sept 27- Japanese consumer electronic company Panasonic Corp said it will sell an 80 percent stake in its healthcare business to U.S. investment firm KKR& Co. LP for about 150 billion yen, the Nikkei reported.
*Tokyo Electron jumps on M&A news.