Nikkei rises as exporters gain on weak yen

Tue Dec 25, 2012 12:05am GMT

TOKYO, Dec 25 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average rose
on Tuesday as exporters gained on a weak yen, with volume
expected to stay low due to a lack of participants during the
Christmas holiday.
    The Nikkei rose 1.6 percent to 10,097.09, while the
broader Topix gained 1.4 percent to 844.18.