Tokyo - Tokyo stocks ended Wednesday's session mixed, as a weakening yen helped the benchmark Nikkei 225 index shrug off morning losses.

The Nikkei added 0.39 percent, or 36.38 points, to 9,468.84, while the broader Topix index of all first-section shares ended flat, slipping 0.01 percent, or 0.11 points, to 781.86. - Sapa-AFP