Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday as the yen eased against the dollar on the backdrop of receding trade war worries that boosted US shares.
The Nikkei 225 index closed up 0.82 percent, or 195.00 points, at 23,869.93. Over the week, the index gained 3.36 percent.
The broader Topix index ended up 0.92 percent, or 16.42 points, at 1,804.02. It climbed 4.36 percent over the week.