| GEO Business|
| Global stock markets this week seen upbeat|
| Updated at: 1155 PST, Saturday, March 21, 2009|
NEW YORK: Global stock markets this week were seen upbeat.
Following US government’s over $1000 billion of investments in securities, US stock markets reacting positively went upbeat and by the end of the week NASDAQ and Dow Jones were seen surged by 53 and 12 points respectively.
On the other hand in Asian markets, Japan Nikkei-225 index soaring up by 315 points closed at 7945 points. Hong Kong’s Hang Sang index swelled up by 19 points, while India’s BSC Sensix-30 index by 172 points.
Besides in European markets this week, FTSE-100 surging by 89 points closed at 3843 points, France’s CAC-40 index and Germany’s DAX also recorded rise by 27 and 78 points respectively.