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Nikkei Closes above 22,000 for 1st Time in 4 Months

Nikkei Closes above 22,000 for 1st Time in 4 Months

   Tokyo, April 15 (Jiji Press)--Stocks soared on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Monday, with the benchmark Nikkei average topping 22,000 for the first time in four months.
   The 225-issue average jumped 298.55 points, or 1.37 pct, to finish at 22,169.11, ending above the psychologically important threshold for the first time since Dec. 4 last year. On Friday, the key market gauge gained 159.18 points.

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