Japan World Markets

June 19, 2012 - 7:16 AM
People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Monday, June 18, 2012. Asian stock markets climbed Monday after elections in Greece eased fears of global financial turmoil, but analysts warned that the economic crisis shaking the 17 nations in the euro common currency was far from over. Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 1.8 percent at 8,721.41. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)