Neymar later wrote on Twitter that Gonzalez had racially insulted him.

Neymar later wrote on Twitter that Gonzalez had racially insulted him.

Toyota shares rose in the run-up to the quarterly figures by 1.8 percent. After the stock market closed, the group reported an increase in operating profit of almost 20 percent and reaffirmed its annual targets. The gains were limited, however, by discounts at banks, which increasingly grant consumer credit. According to a newspaper report, the institutes want to grant fewer loans in the future because they want to apply stricter award criteria for risky customers. The background is that the maximum interest rate at which the institutes are allowed to issue the loans should be lowered, reported the newspaper “Nikkei”.

A euro was valued at $ 1.2917 after $ 1.2927 in late New York trading. The dollar was traded at 120.34 yen after 120.31 yen in the US. Source: “Nikon is presenting the D700, a new SLR camera that is about the size of the D300 but equipped with the full-format sensor of the D3 professional camera The same core technologies are used, including the highly sensitive CMOS image sensor with an effective 12.1 megapixels in FX format (36 x 24 mm). It also has an image sensor cleaning system that removes any dust on the The surface of the image sensor is removed by high-frequency vibrations.With the supplied lithium-ion battery EN-EL3e (1500 mAh), up to five images per second are possible.

With the optionally available multifunctional handle MB-D10, in which the more powerful battery EN-EL4a with 2500 mAh can be used, a serial speed of up to eight images per second can be achieved. The integrated i-TTL flip-up flash with a focal length coverage of 24 mm is new. The D700 offers a short shutter release delay of 40 ms. The DX format and the live view function with contrast detection AF with a display on the same 3-inch TFT monitor are already known from the D3 and D300.

One of the main advantages of FX format cameras is the viewfinder. Here the D700 offers a penta prism made of solid glass with a viewfinder coverage of 95 percent. A new feature is the ability to display the virtual horizon even in live view mode. The camera should be available from the end of the month.

Nikon’s recommended retail price is an impressive 2600 euros. Source: “The Japanese Nikon Group posted a loss in the first half of the 2002/2003 financial year (as of March 31, 2003). The minus for the months from April to September According to the camera manufacturer and chip supplier, this amounts to EUR 28.6 million.

Euro still generated an almost as high surplus. Sales fell by 8.5 percent compared to the previous year to 1.78 billion euros. According to experts, the poor business with the so-called steppers is primarily responsible for the drastic drop in profits.

Steppers are special machines that are used in chip production to project circuits onto semiconductor wafers. Nikon is the world’s largest manufacturer of steppers and suffered from the general weakness in the semiconductor business. Despite the negative result, Nikon raised its profit forecast for the full year. The company announced that it would expect a surplus on a net basis, but without giving any specific figures.

So far, a loss of 16.51 million euros had been expected. According to the Japanese, the improved prospects result primarily from increasing sales of digital cameras. In the current year as a whole, 2.8 million units will be sold, up to 100,000 more than originally assumed. In the next business period 2002/2003 it should be up to four million. Source: “The Japanese precision mechanics and camera manufacturer Nikon tripled its profit in the third quarter thanks to strong demand for digital cameras and chip equipment. At the same time the company raised its forecast The second largest SLR camera manufacturer reported an operating profit of $ 19.8 billion for the quarter from October to December.

Yen (around 140 million euros) after 5.9 billion yen in the same quarter of the previous year. Nikon was able to increase its sales primarily with compact digital cameras that transmit images wirelessly to a PC or printer, as well as thanks to the great demand for digital SLR cameras. Sales of machines for processing microchips and liquid crystal screens were also good, according to the company For the fiscal year ending March 2006, Nikon raised its operating profit target to 53 billion yen from 45 billion yen previously.

Yen. This is slightly higher than market expectations of 49.3 billion yen.

The company’s share price rose 30 percent from October to December, significantly outperforming the industry index, which rose 15 percent over the same period. Today Nikon shares rose 2.3 percent to 2,215 yen. The business figures were only published after the market closed. Source: “Champions League finalist Paris St. Germain has apparently presented evidence of a racist insult against his superstar Neymar after the scandal game against Olympique Marseille.

According to Brazilian media reports, the French champions should be able to use lip readers and a video to prove that Neymar was racially insulted by OM defender Alvaro Gonzalez a week and a half ago. PSG reportedly sent the material to the league after Neymar hit Gonzalez in the back of the head in the 1-0 defeat on September 16 and seen red.

There were a total of five dismissals in the game. Neymar later wrote on Twitter that Gonzalez had racially insulted him. The South American was subsequently suspended for two games and has already served his sentence.

The League launched an investigation against Gonzalez. According to Spanish media reports, Neymar is said to have insulted his opponent Gonzalez homophobically. Source: “After the rally of the last few weeks, the Tokyo stock exchange has returned to some calm. (Photo: picture-alliance / dpa) The Nikkei was open on Wednesday its highest level in more than four years, so profit-taking by investors is not surprising, especially if the ECB Council meeting is still to come.

Unexpectedly, Nikon’s bad quarterly results are more likely. In China, where the New Year celebrations are approaching, financial stocks are causing a stir, with Tokyo stock markets taking a breather on Thursday after strong gains from the previous day. Traders said ahead of the European Central Bank (ECB) interest rate meeting, many investors were holding back and taking profits, with the Nikkei index of 225 leading stocks trading at a 0.9 percent discount to 11,357. The broader Topix, on the other hand, closed almost unchanged at 969 meters.

On Wednesday the Nikkei had climbed to its highest level in more than four years. The reason was the early departure of the Japanese central bank governor. Investors believe the way is now clear for further monetary easing, with Nikon stocks coming under the greatest pressure. After the group disappointed with its figures for the third quarter and also lowered its forecast, the price collapsed by 18.7 percent. In contrast, the papers from Mazda were in demand.

The company fared better than expected in the past quarter and raised its forecast: the shares jumped 12.4 percent. Shortly before the weeklong Chinese New Year celebrations, traders are eagerly awaiting data on developments in consumer sentiment and inflation on Friday. “After the markets have risen quite sharply in the past few weeks, they are now taking a break,” said Perpetual Investments’ Matthew Sherwood. Financial stocks pushed the Shanghai composite 1.1 percent into the red. Investors feared poor quarterly figures and viewed the industry as overvalued. China Merchants Bank stocks were down 4 percent, Bank of China lost 2.2 percent, and Bank of Communication stocks were down 3.1 percent, with Hong Kong doing slightly better. Here the market only fell by 0.4 percent.

The focus was on papers that are affected by the reorganization of the HSI index. The shares of Lenovo rose after the planned inclusion in the index in early March by 3.6 percent. Aluminum Corp. of China lost 4.1 percent. In future, they will no longer be listed on the HSI. Unlike on the other Asian stock exchanges, Sydney was up slightly.

After the unemployment rate was in line with expectations in January, the SP / ASX 200 rose slightly by 0.3 percent. Telstra shares were among the winners. Increased half-year profits sent the papers up 1.3 percent.

National Australia Bank stocks benefited from better-than-expected quarterly figures and rose 1.9 percent. Source:, rts / DJ / dpa “Nikon is rethinking its marketing strategy, investors are rethinking the share price. (Photo: picture-alliance / dpa / dpaweb) Every rally comes to an end. In Japan, investors first realize profits, but the upward trend is still intact, also because the buying mood continues to be driven by the looser monetary policy. The Tokyo stock exchange came up with slight profit-taking on Wednesday.

They pushed the leading index slightly into the red. In addition, the yen is much stronger, which weighed on export values. The Nikkei index for 225 leading stocks closed trading at a discount of 0.6 percent from the level of 12,239 points.

The broad Topix fell 0.4 percent to 1031, Canon papers lost 2.1 percent and Panasonic 3.1 percent. Nikon wants to reduce the stocks in the camera business by a fifth, the shares then fell by 4.6 percent. The ongoing Chinese National Congress once again determined trading on the East Asian stock exchanges. Uncertainties about possible decisions by MPs clouded the mood. The list of losers was again led by the Shanghai Composite, which fell for the fifth time in a row.

The bad economic data from the weekend continued to weigh on and push the index down by 1 percent. Fears that the government could continue to regulate the real estate market also slowed down once again. Loaded by media reports that the authorities in Shenzhen had cut prices at real estate developers, the values ​​of the industry were under selling pressure: the shares of China Vanke lost 2.3 percent, Poly Real Estate Group lost 2.9 percent and Gemdale even 4.1 percent. “In order to stop the downtrend, there has to be more clarity about the government’s economic policy or clear signs of an economic recovery,” said analyst Wei Fengchun of Bosera Funds. Hong Kong was down a little less than 0.8 percent, down 0.8 percent in mainland China. The shares of Nine Dragons lost particularly hard. After a major shareholder sold shares at a discount of 5 percent, the shares fell 5.9 percent. In Australia, bank stocks pushed the SP / ASX 20 into the red by 0.5 percent. National Australia Bank aims to reduce its annual costs by $ 800 million over the next five years.

Lower Australian dollars. The shareholders reacted disappointed and sent the papers with 2 percent in the red. After the bank stocks had reached new highs for the year in the past few weeks, they are now under pressure: the papers of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Australia New Zealand Banking Group fell 1 percent each, while South Korea benefited companies from the stronger yen.

The shares of LG Electronics gained 1.4 percent and SK Hynix was up 0.5 percent and helped the Kospi to achieve a slight gain of 0.2 percent. Source:, rts “FC Schalke 04 has one the most sought-after talents in world football. The 13-year-old “child prodigy” Nikon Jevtic from Valencia CF signed a contract with the Bundesliga club until 2009 with the option for more years. “Niko is an incredible talent,” said Schalke coach Mirko Slomka. Westfälische Rundschau “. The transfer only came about because the” miners “also hired Niko’s older brother Nestor Jevtic as a technical trainer for the professionals. Bayern Munich, PSV Eindhoven and top Spanish and English clubs are said to have been interested in the Serbian teenager. Schalke do not have to pay any training compensation to Valencia because Nikon Jevtic falls below the age limit.

In spring 2005, his transfer to the six-time Spanish champions made headlines. At that time he was only eleven years old. Nikon Jevtic, who moves into a joint apartment with his brother Nestor, should be integrated into the youth department at the Revierclub as normally as possible. A private teacher will take over his schooling.

His older brother will train him to make it easier for Nikon Jevtic to take his first steps “at Schalke” has been banned for two games. In addition, an investigation was initiated to investigate Neymar’s allegations of racism against OM player Alvaro Gonzalez (9 p.m. / DAZN) even without superstar Neymar.

The Brazilian will suspend the game and stay in Paris. Neymar competed with the “Selecao” in the World Cup qualification in Peru on Wednesday and was exposed to corresponding travel strains. The break should make the 28-year-old fit for the upcoming Champions League duel with Manchester United on Wednesday (9 p.m. / Sky ) be. This means that the personnel cover for trainer Thomas Tuchel is even thinner. As already announced on Thursday, in addition to some injured and suspended players, German internationals Julian Draxler and Thilo Kehrer also had to pass injured for the away game. Source: “Nothing went anymore: Neymar had to leave early. (Photo: Pool via REUTERS) Last year’s finalist Paris Saint-Germain was able to prevent a complete false start in the Champions League: Coach Thomas Tuchel’s star ensemble won 2-0 (0-0) at Basaksehir Istanbul thanks to Moise Kean’s brace (64th / 79th).

In the lackluster success, Brazil’s star Neymar had to be replaced in the 26th minute. After he tried to continue playing with a bandaged thigh, he had to leave.

How long it will be out is open.