TOKYO, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei ended at its highest
since last December on Thursday, led by mining stocks after OPEC
agreed to cut crude output for the first time since 2008 to
support oil prices, while a weak yen lifted overall sentiment.
The Nikkei share average gained 1.1 percent to
18,513.12, the highest closing level since Dec. 30, 2015.
The broader Topix added 0.9 percent to 1,483.27, and
the JPX-Nikkei Index 400 gained 1.0 percent to
(Reporting by Tokyo markets team; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)