Tokyo stocks up 0.38% by break

TOKYO- Tokyo stocks rose 0.38 percent on Tuesday morning after further record-setting gains on Wall Street and  the dollar’s rise against the yen.

The Nikkei 225 index at the Tokyo Stock Exchange gained 66.62 points  to 17,424.13 by the break while the Topix index of all first-section issues  climbed 0.60 percent, or 8.35 points, to 1,408.53.