The Nikkei Index closed higher today, helped by news of progress in the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. Which raises hopes that the economy will recover faster. But profit-taking forces slowed down the market from the day’s highs.
Kyodo news agency reported that The Nikkei Index closed at 24,905.59 points, an increase of 65.75 points, or + 0.26%.
Stocks rallied today, led by air freight group, ocean freight group. And mining groups