TOKYO, Sept 29 Japan's Nikkei share average rose
more than 1 percent on Thursday as investors cheered a weakening
yen and rallying oil prices after OPEC's surprise deal to trim
The Nikkei stock index ended up 1.4 percent, or
228.31 points, at 16,693.71.
The dollar and the euro each soared about
0.9 percent against the Japanese currency.
The broader Topix rose 0.9 percent to 1,343.25.
The JPX-Nikkei Index 400 added 1 percent to
(Reporting by Tokyo markets team; Editing by Shri Navaratnam)