Tokyo closes with Nikkei up 0. 28 percent

(AGI) Tokyo, Sept 9 - The Tokyo Stock Exchange closed with theNikkei index slightly higher as the yen dropped to its lowestrate against the dollar since the financial crisis of 2008. TheNikkei 225 stock average index gained 44.04 points, 0.28percent, and settled at 15,749.15 points. . .

(AGI) Tokyo, Sept 9 - The Tokyo Stock Exchange closed with theNikkei index slightly higher as the yen dropped to its lowestrate against the dollar since the financial crisis of 2008. TheNikkei 225 stock average index gained 44.04 points, 0.28percent, and settled at 15,749.15 points. . .