Nikkei falls, exporters sold on profit-taking after BOJ move
TOKYO, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Wednesday after the Bank of Japan's latest aggressive easing fell short of some expectations for immediate action, triggering profit-taking in exporters. The Nikkei dropped 1.3 percent to 10,568.67, while the broader Topix shed 1.1 percent to 891.48.
- Obama condemns killing of reporter, U.S. hits militants in Iraq |
- Gaza war rages on, Hamas says Israel tried to kill its military chief |
- Four beheaded corpses found in Egypt's Sinai: security sources
- Father of Texas 'affluenza' teen arrested for impersonating police officer
- U.S. attorney general visits Missouri town for meetings on fatal shooting