Wednesday, April 23, 2014   

Tokyo leaps 1.5pc at break
(12-18 10:45)

Stocks in Tokyo jumped 1.54 percent as the yen weakened ahead of the US Federal Reserve policy meeting.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 235.96 points to 15,514.59 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares rose 1.00 percent, or 12.27 points, to 1,244.58.--AFP

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