Tokyo Stocks Fall Further on Increasing Coronavirus Jitters

Tokyo Stocks Fall Further on Increasing Coronavirus Jitters

   Tokyo, Feb. 14 (Jiji Press)--Tokyo stocks fell further Friday, as market jitters intensified following the news of further coronavirus infections in Japan, including a fatal case.
   The Nikkei average of 225 selected issues on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange dropped 140.14 points, or 0.59 pct, to end at 23,687.59, after shedding 33.48 points Thursday.

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