Friday, August 29, 2014   

Nikkei rallies at break
(11-28 10:44)

Stocks in Tokyo advanced 1.18 percent thanks to a weak yen and following another record close on Wall Street. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained 181.72 points to 15,631.35 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares was up 0.74 percent, or 9.25 points, at 1,256.33.—AFP
   
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