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ComScore Study: Email Usage Increases in Senoirs, Declines in Youngsters

ComScore Study: Email Usage Increases in Senoirs, Declines in YoungstersAn internet-based study on email usage in Japan shows that the number of Japanese email users increased 22% last year. The study, released today by ComScore, the leader in assessing the digital world, reveals that the increase in the number was more due the older users or seniors than youngsters.

Nissan said to incur first operating loss in 10 years

Nissan said to incur first operating loss in 10 years Tokyo - Nissan Motor Co was expected to incur an operating loss for the 2008-09 fiscal year that ends March 31 due to the slowdown of global car sales and a stronger yen, Japanese media reports said Thursday.

Nikkei loses 4 per cent on renewed economic worry

Tokyo - Japan's benchmark Nikkei index lost nearly 4 per cent at the end of Thursday trading on renewed concerns over the US economy, snapping a seven-day winning streak.

The Nikkei 225 Stock Average tumbled 362.82 points, or 3.93 per cent, to close at 8,876.42, as investor concerns grew over US job market data.

Hopes on US economic stimulus package boost Tokyo stocks

Hopes on US economic stimulus package boost Tokyo stocksTokyo - The Tokyo stock market extended its winning streak Wednesday on optimism based on the US economic stimulus package.

Tokyo's markets closes stronger

Tokyo's markets closes strongerTokyo - Japan's markets gained ground slightl

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