Tokyo stock exchange closes lower

Tokyo stock exchange closes lower

Monday 1438/3/6 – 2016/12/05

Tokyo, Rabi’I 6, 1438, Dec 5, 2016, SPA — Japanese stocks closed slightly lower on Monday, but
did not reach the lows expected by some analysts, according to dpa.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average dropped by 151.09 points, or 0.82 per cent, to close at 18,274.99. Japanese bank Mitsubishi UFG was one of the worst performing stocks in Monday trading.
In South Korea, Hong Kong and Australia stock market indexes dropped by under 0.3 per cent.
–SPA
11:11 LOCAL TIME 08:11 GMT