Nikkei posts biggest drop since August on surprise recession

lunes 17 de noviembre de 2014 02:11 GYT

TOKYO Nov 17 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei posted its biggest one-day drop since August after third quarter GDP data showed that Japan had unexpectedly slipped into recession.

The Nikkei shed 3 percent to close Monday at 16,973.80. (Reporting by Tokyo markets team; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)