Japanese shares continue gains

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2013 17:33

HA NOI (Biz Hub) — The Nikkei 225 jumped a further 19.68 points today to end at 14,713.25, while the Topix Index (TPX) also added 2.08 points to finish at 1,214.44 in Japan.

The Straits Times Index (STI) in Singapore gained 11.39 points to finish at 3,207.15.

Losers included investors in China and Viet Nam. The Hang Seng Index (HSI) lost 107.82 points to close at 23,330.33.99, while the benchmark Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index (SHCOMP) declined 18.59 points to 2,210.65.

Investors lost in Viet Nam, with the HNX Index sliding 0.28 point to 61.66 and the VN Index finished down 1.0 point to end at 500.57 in HCM City.— VNS

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