Japanese shares jump in early trading, with the Nikkei Average up 2.2% at 10,844, as the dollar...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japanese shares jump in early trading, with the Nikkei Average up 2.2% at 10,844, as the dollar trades around its highest level against the yen since mid-2010. Once again, exporters lead the charge: Mazda (MZDAY.PK +7.6%), Sony (SNE +3.9%), Honda (HMC +2.9%), Advantest(ATE +6.5%) and Tokyo Electron (TOELY.PK).