A man walks past a stock quotation board showing the Nikkei share average outside a brokerage in Tokyo

 
A man walks past a stock quotation board showing the Nikkei share average outside a brokerage in Tokyo
A man walks past a stock quotation board showing the Nikkei share average outside a brokerage in Tokyo January 15, 2008. Japan's Nikkei average finished below 14,000 on Tuesday for the first time in 26 months, with exporters such as Honda Motor Co Ltd and Daikin Industries Ltd sold after the yen gained against the dollar. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN)