Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Nikkei reaches new six-month high
(07-28 14:30)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.46 percent Monday to close at a fresh six-month high as Japanese earnings season gets into full swing.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 71.53 points to 15,529.40, its best finish since late January, while the Topix index of all first-section issues rose 0.37 percent, or 4.72 points, to 1,286.07. --AFP
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