Tuesday, March 3, 2015   

Nikkei up by break
(07-31 11:22)

Tokyo stocks rose 0.35 percent Thursday morning, boosted by robust US growth data and the yen's fall to its lowest level in nearly four months against the dollar.
The Nikkei 225 index was up 55.00 points at 15,701.23, while the Topix index of all first-section shares rose 0.32 percent, or 4.18 points, to 1,296.42. --AFP   
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