Enter your e-mail address below
to reset your password.
Please activate your registration
by clicking the link in the activation email
or click submit to resend the activation email.
Please check your spam folder too...
Check your mailbox to activate your registration.
Please check your spam folder too.
Japan’s Nikkei average rose 1.3% on Tuesday, the final trading day of the year, as higher oil boosted the market, but it still booked its worst year ever with a loss of 42%.
Canon Inc and other exporters gained as the yen held steady against the dollar, while oil and gas field developer Inpex climbed as oil extended gains on concern that Israeli attacks on Gaza could disrupt Middle East crude oil supplies. The benchmark Nikkei gained 112.39 points to 8,859.56 and marked the first positive month since May. The broader Topix gained 0.5% to 859.24. The market will reopen on Jan 5. (Reuters)