Tokyo Stocks Widen Losses on Omicron Concerns, Wall Street Fallback

Tokyo Stocks Widen Losses on Omicron Concerns, Wall Street Fallback

   Tokyo, Jan. 14 (Jiji Press)--Tokyo stocks fell further Friday, with selling accelerated by unabated concerns over the raging omicron coronavirus variant in Japan and a Wall Street setback.
   The Nikkei average of 225 selected issues listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange sank 364.85 points, or 1.28 pct, to end at 28,124.28, expanding its loss from Thursday's 276.53 points.

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