Tokyo Shares Slip By Noon

Tokyo shares slip by noon

TOKYO, Jan 6, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 06th Jan, 2017 ) - Tokyo shares drifted lower Friday morning as a stronger Yen weighed on sentiment after Wall Street fell. The Nikkei index lost 0.40 percent or 78.51 points to 19,442.18 by the lunch break. The broader Topix index of all first-section issues declined 0.39 percent, or 6.08 points, to 1,549.60.