Japanese Market Rises


(RTTNews) – The Japanese stock market is rising on Wednesday following the record closing highs overnight on Wall Street and a weaker yen.

The benchmark Nikkei 225 Index is adding 96.52 points or 0.42 percent to 23,234.59, after touching a high of 23,287.40 earlier. Japanese stocks ended on a flat note on Tuesday.

Market heavyweight SoftBank…