Tokyo Shares Open Higher, Track Wall St Gains

Tokyo shares open higher, track Wall St gains

TOKYO, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 4th Augst,2016) - Tokyo shares opened higher on bargain-hunting Thursday, tracking gains on Wall Street after sliding two sessions in a row. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.53 percent, or 85.23 points, to 16,168.34 in opening deals, while the broader Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.37 percent, or 4.71 points, to 1,276.69.