TOKYO, Sept. 9 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks surged 2.48 percent on Monday amid positive expectation after Tokyo's successful bid to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games and upgraded real gross domestic products data.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average closed up 344.42 points, from Friday at 14,205.23, the highest closing level since Aug. 6.
The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange was up 25.18 points, or 2.19 percent, at 1, 173.00.
Almost all 33 sectors gained, led by real estate, construction and warehouse issues. The miscellaneous products sector was the only decliner.