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Skymark says has applied for bankruptcy in Tokyo

Jan 28 - Japanese budget airline Skymark Airlines said on Wednesday it had filed for reorganization under Japan's bankruptcy code after an emergency board meeting.

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Skymark Airlines preparing to file for bankruptcy, board to meet on Wed-sources 10:53am GMT

TOKYO, Jan 28 - Japan's Skymark Airlines is preparing to file for bankruptcy and the company's board of directors will meet on Wednesday evening to consider the filing, sources familiar with the matter said. (Reporting by Antoni Slodkowski, editing by Louise Heavens)

Skymark to file for bankruptcy protection -NHK 10:13am GMT

TOKYO, Jan 28 - Japanese discount airline Skymark Airlines Inc is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection from creditors under Japan's Corporate Reorganisation law, public broadcaster NHK reported on Wednesday.

Nintendo says slack console sales to hit operating profit, weak yen to lift bottom line 10:09am GMT

TOKYO/OSAKA - Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co on Wednesday issued a profit warning with a silver lining - even as it sells fewer consoles, the sharp weakening of the yen means overseas sales will inflate its net income this fiscal year.

Nintendo says slack console sales to hit operating profit, weak yen to lift bottom line 10:05am GMT

TOKYO/OSAKA - Japanese video game maker Nintendo Co on Wednesday issued a profit warning with a silver lining - even as it sells fewer consoles, the sharp weakening of the yen means overseas sales will inflate its net income this fiscal year.

UPDATE 1-Nintendo says slack console sales to hit operating profit, weak yen to lift bottom line 10:04am GMT

* Raises net profit forecast 50 pct on weaker yen (Adds executive comment, earnings details)