Thursday, April 24, 2014   

Nikkei inches up at close
(01-22 14:35)

Tokyo stocks closed 0.16 percent higher on Wednesday after the Bank of Japan said its monetary easing program was winning the war against deflation and held off unveiling any fresh easing measures.
The benchmark Nikkei-225 index edged up 25 points to close at 15,820.96, while the Topix index of all first-section shares rose 0.28 percent, or 3.68 points, to 1,299.63. --AFP
   
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