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The Tokyo stock market has rung in 2002 on a positive note, stirring hope over the prospects of high-priced activity in the months ahead.

Although fears over the nation’s economic prospects remain intact, the market is starting to count on an anticipated upturn in gross domestic product, industrial production and other macroeconomic activities in the first quarter.

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