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Japan’s stock market hits a record high after Japan’s stocks hit record highs

Japan’s equities closed up 4.3% on Friday on the strength of the yen, its strongest level in more than a year as the economy continues to improve.The Nikkei 225, which tracks Japan’s benchmark index, closed up 0.9%, the Nikkeis largest daily gain.The Shanghai Composite closed up 1.6% to 7,928.70 points, its biggest weekly gain in