Nikkei inches index up as N. Korea fears ease

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index rose Monday as geopolitical worries ebbed after US and North Korean officials met to resume preparations for a summit between the leaders of the two countries.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained 0.13 percent, or 30.30 points, to close at 22,481.09 but the broader Topix index was down 0.07 percent, or 1.28 points, at 1,770.42.


Posted on: 2018-05-28T11:47:00+05:00