BUSINESS Tokyo stocks down after Trump tests positive for COVID

BUSINESS

Tokyo stocks down after Trump tests positive for COVID

AFP

14:26, October 02, 2020

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Tokyo stocks closed lower Friday on news US President Donald Trump and his wife have tested positive for Covid-19, a day after trading was halted by a hardware failure.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.67 percent or 155.22 points to end at 23,029.90, while the broader Topix index fell 1.00 percent or 16.27 points to 1,609.22.


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