Nikkei loses over 1 pct as euro fears spur profit-taking
TOKYO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average dropped at Tuesday's open as renewed fears about the debt crisis in peripheral euro zone countries prompted investors to lock in profits following five straight days of gains. The Nikkei dropped 1.3 percent to 11,112.97, while the broader Topix lost 1.1 percent to 944.95.
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DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.