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Tokyo stocks open higher on Fed optimism

Tokyo stocks open higher after modest gains on Wall Street as the US central bank signalled it could soon cut interest rates.

Tokyo stocks edge down before Fed meeting

Shares remained under moderate pressure throughout the session as investors cashed in on recent gains.

Tokyo stocks advance on optimism over US-China trade row

Tokyo stocks had risen in early trade, tracking gains on Wall Street following the latest encouraging reports from the US-China trade talks.

Nikkei hits near 2-month high on deal to keep US govt...

The agreement in principle in Washington to avoid another shutdown helped boost Wall Street overnight.

Nikkei climbs to 5-week high, aided by chip-related firms, Apple suppliers

The Nikkei share average rose 1.0% to 20,773.56, the highest closing level since Dec 19.

Tokyo’s Nikkei ends year with first annual loss since 2012

The bellwether index lost 12.1% from a year earlier to end at 20,014.77 in roller-coaster trade.

Tokyo stocks close higher after Christmas sell-off

The yen's appreciation came to a lull, helping boost exporter shares on Wednesday.

Tokyo’s Nikkei index closes at 27-year high

Investors largely ignored a decline in business sentiment among large Japanese manufacturers announced by the Bank of Japan shortly before the market opened.

Tokyo’s Nikkei index rises to eight-month high on weak yen

The Nikkei 225 index gained 0.29% or 70.33 points to close at 23,940.26, rising for the seventh straight session.

Tokyo stocks close higher as yen edges lower

The Nikkei 225 index closed up 0.82%, or 195.00 points, at 23,869.93. Over the week, the index gained 3.36%.