Tokyo Stocks Up At Break As Weak Yen Buoys Exporters

Tokyo stocks up at break as weak yen buoys exporters

TOKYO, (Pakistan Point News - APP - 24th Nov, 2016 ) : Tokyo stocks rose Thursday morning with exporters buoyed by the Yen's drop to near eight-month lows against the Dollar. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.97 percent, or 175.91 points, to 18,338.85 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section issues gained 0.80 percent, or 11.64 points, to 1,459.14. APP/AFP/anm