Tokyo shares close 1.03pc higher

December 26, 2013 - 9:18:13 am

TOKYO: Tokyo stocks closed 1.03 percent higher Thursday, renewing its six-year-high, backed by a weaker yen and continued rallies on Wall Street.

The bellwether Nikkei 225 index ended 164.45 points higher at 16,174.44.

The Topix index of all first-section issues added 1.68 percent, or 21.16 points, to 1,279.34. (AFP)


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