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Tokyo: Nikkei closes up more than 2.2%

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Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index jumped more than 2.2 per cent on Monday following rallies in the US and Asia on fresh hopes for coronavirus treatments.

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index jumped more than 2.2 per cent on Monday following rallies in the US and Asia on fresh hopes for coronavirus treatments.

The Nikkei 225 index was up 2.22 per cent or 493.93 points to close at 22,784.74, while the broader Topix index surged 2.46 per cent or 37.82 points to 1,573.02.

AFP

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