Wednesday, May 6, 2015   

Nikkei ends higher
(07-29 14:25)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.57 percent to close at a new six-month high on Tuesday, boosted by upbeat expectations for Japanese corporate earnings.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index climbed 88.67 points to 15,618.07, the best finish since late January, while the Topix index of all first-section issues rose 0.34 percent, or 4.34 points, to 1,290.41. --AFP
   
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