TOKYO, Feb. 18 (Xinhua) -- Tokyo stocks ended 0.92 percent higher in the morning session of Tuesday, bolstered by the yen's depreciation against the U.S. dollar and the euro.
The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average was up 132.93 points, from Monday to 14,526.04.
The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange gained 8.20 points, or 0.69 percent, to 1,200. 25.
Gainers were led by information and communication, steel and mining issues while air transport, fishery and agriculture shares moved lower.