MOSCOW Nuclear-capable Russian bombers carried out a training flight over the Sea of Japan, prompting Tokyo to scramble air force planes to intercept them, the Interfax news agency cited the Russian defence ministry as saying on Friday.
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TOKYO, Feb 15 Japanese government bond prices rose on Friday as U.S. Treasuries held on to overnight gains and after Tokyo stocks pulled back from near two-month highs, boosting demand for debt.
TOKYO, Feb 15 Japan's Nikkei fell on Friday as bleak U.S. retail sales data dampened investor risk appetite and dragged down the broader market, with exporters and financial firms underperforming.
TOKYO Japan Exchange Group Inc (JPX), owner of Tokyo Stock Exchange, and the Tokyo Commodity Exchange Inc have decided to merge, two sources with direct knowledge of the talks said, as Japan pushes to create an all-in-one bourse.