You are here

Tokyo: Shares open higher as yen drops further

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 08:24

39745702 - 05_09_2016 - JAPAN-STOCKS.jpg

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares opened higher on Thursday as the yen fell further, lifting exporters.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.56 per cent, or 94.36 points, to 16,913.60 in the first minutes of trade, while the broader Topix index of all first-section issues gained 0.51 per cent, or 6.94 points, to 1,354.75.

AFP

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Nespresso
Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at btsub.sg/btdeal

Powered by GET.comGetCom