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Tokyo's Nikkei index closes up nearly 1%

Jan 15 2019 09:28

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index jumped nearly 1% on Tuesday as investors welcomed a weak yen and a broader rally in Asian shares.

The Nikkei 225 index rose 0.96% to close at 20 555.29 while the broader Topix index was up 0.85% at 1 542.72.

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