Friday, March 6, 2015   

Nikkei up by break
(07-22 10:59)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.96 percent on Tuesday morning, boosted by a weaker yen and gains on Wall Street during a three-day weekend in Japan.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 146.41 points to 15,362.12 by the break, while the Topix index of all first-section issues was up 0.78 percent, or 9.82 points, to 1,273.11. --AFP   
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