Friday, October 31, 2014   

Nikkei up by break
(06-03 10:44)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.76 percent on Tuesday morning on a weaker yen and continued advances on Wall Street, extending gains after hitting a two-month high the previous day.
The Nikkei 225 index, which gained 2.07 percent on Monday, added 113.91 points to 15,049.83 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section shares climbed 0.70 percent, or 8.52 points, to 1,228.99. --AFP   
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