Tokyo stocks open higher as Japan exits recession

SourceArab News
SectorFinancial Markets
CountryMiddle east

Tokyo stocks open higher as Japan exits recession Tokyo stocks open higher as Japan exits recession People look at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020. Stocks fell back across Asia on Thursday after gains for big technology shares pushed most Wall Street benchmarks higher. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) Short Url Tokyo stocks open higher as Japan exits recession Japan’s economy exited recession in the third quarter Updated 16 November 2020 Follow @arabnews TOKYO: Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday supported by gains on Wall Street with investors digesting Japan’s third-quarter GDP figures, which showed an exit from recession. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 1.13 percent or 286.11 points at 25,671.98 in early trade, while the broader Topix index gained 1.16 percent or 19.80 points to ...read more...