You are here

Tokyo: Stocks jump on China-US trade optimism

nz_nikkei_300819.jpg
Tokyo shares ended higher on Friday on renewed optimism over US-China trade talks, with a weaker yen also brightening sentiment.

[TOKYO] Tokyo shares ended higher on Friday on renewed optimism over US-China trade talks, with a weaker yen also brightening sentiment.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 1.19 per cent, or 243.44 points, at 20,704.37, while the broader Topix index gained 1.46 per cent, or 21.69 points, to 1,511.86.

AFP

sentifi.com

Market voices on: