Tuesday, 10 December 2019 07:21 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday in cautious trade ahead of key events this week including the US Federal Reserve's policy decision.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index slipped 0.22 percent or 52.64 points to 23,378.06 in early trade, while the broader Topix index was down 0.07 percent or 1.16 points at 1,720.91.
Source : AFP
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