The Business Times

Tokyo: Stocks edge up on hopes for global recovery

Published Wed, Apr 7, 2021 · 02:19 PM

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index closed slightly higher Wednesday on hopes for a global economic recovery, with the market shifting its focus to corporate earnings.

The Nikkei 225 index rose 0.12 per cent or 34.16 points to 29,730.79, while the broader Topix index was up 0.67 per cent or 13.09 points at 1,967.43.

AFP

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