Friday, April 25, 2014   

Nikkei bounces
(03-21 10:58)

Stocks in Tokyo advanced 1.20 percent, tracking gains on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve held steady on easy money policies. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 149.78 points to 12,618.01 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares rose 1.16 percent, or 12.18 points, to 1,058.07.- AFP

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