Nikkei climbs 187 points at mid day

Friday, March 09, 2018

Stocks in Tokyo climbed at mid day today tracking gains on Wall Street overnight.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.87 percent, or 186.80 points, at 21,554.67 while the broader TOPIX index added 0.59 percent, or 10.02 points, at 1,719.97.