Japanese shares are higher in early trading, extending gains for the week to 2%. The Nikkei...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese shares are higher in early trading, extending gains for the week to 2%. The Nikkei Average is currently up 0.7% to 10,125, helped by strong gains in exporting technology firms: Canon (CAJ +2.7%), Toshiba ([[TOSBY.PK +2%) and TDK (TTDKY.PK +1.8%).