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A trademark for a Japanese stock-market index composed of 225 actively traded, large cap stocks on the Tokyo Stock Exchange weighted by share price. This index is often referred to as the Nikkei 225.


(ˈni keɪ)
1. an index showing the average closing prices of 225 stocks on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.
2. an American of Japanese descent.
[1975–80; < Japanese]
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is the largest manufacturer of traditional Chinese medicine, accounting for over 80% of Japan's herbal market, according to Nikkei.
Sotheby's is the first brokerage to present property listings outside of Japan to readers of the Nikkei, giving Japanese consumers access to residential real estate offerings in nearly 70 countries and territories.
com (NASDAQ: AMZN) plan to join Taiwanese chipmaker Foxconn's (TPE: 2317) bid to acquire Japanese technology company Toshiba Corp's (TYO: 6502) semiconductor business, according to a report Monday in Nikkei business daily.
Loh Boon Chye, Chief Executive Officer at SGX, and Naotoshi Okada, President and Chief Executive Officer at Nikkei, signed the collaboration at a ceremony in Singapore.
The past two decades saw the rise of global celebrity chefs specializing in creative and exceptional Nikkei cuisine.
Japanese banks are arranging a syndicated loan to help an acquisition by Nikkei Inc, considered to be the biggest financial daily in Japan, according to Reuters.
Then Pearson announced that Nikkei had paid a premium and would win the financial title.
The ambassador briefed the president and the Nikkei executives about the positive performance of Pakistans economy following the fiscal reforms and underlined the positive rating by the international financial institutions, said a press release issued here by PID on Saturday.
However, the Nikkei Dow was 8,000 and dollar-yen was 76 when I first described the once in a generation money-making potential that Abenomics offered after the tragedy of Fukushima, the return of the LDP to power and the uneasy rise of China.
Commenting on the announcement, Tsuneo Kita, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nikkei said, "We are delighted to announce our partnership with Monocle today.
Nikkei says that these antennae stripes will not actually make it to the finished product rather the iPhone 6 release date will bring a glass antennae design, which is similar to the iPhone 5 and the iPhone 5s.
The Nikkei was slightly higher early Monday morning on bargain hunting after the index tumbled more than 460 points in the last three sessions.