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Tokyo: Stocks open higher on optimism over trade

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Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday after Wall Street shares surged on optimism over US-China trade talks.

[TOKYO] Tokyo stocks opened higher on Tuesday after Wall Street shares surged on optimism over US-China trade talks.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 1.12 per cent or 256.82 points at 23,107.59 in early trade, while the broader Topix index was up 0.94 per cent or 15.71 points at 1,682.21.

AFP

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