Tokyo stocks close at eight-month high

(AGI) Tokyo, Sept 12 - The Tokyo Stock Exchange closed at aneight-month high on Friday. It was up 0.25 percent despite apoor performance on Wall Street due to uncertainty overScotland's independence referendum. The Nikkei index rose 39.09points to 15,948.29 points, buoyed by a weak yen which waslosing ground against the dollar. (AGI) . .

(AGI) Tokyo, Sept 12 - The Tokyo Stock Exchange closed at aneight-month high on Friday. It was up 0.25 percent despite apoor performance on Wall Street due to uncertainty overScotland's independence referendum. The Nikkei index rose 39.09points to 15,948.29 points, buoyed by a weak yen which waslosing ground against the dollar. (AGI) . .