Japan's leading index preliminary reading rose to 101.7 in April, compared with a previous reading 102.7 in March, which revised to 101.9, while the analyst's expectations estimated to 102.5.

Japan's coincident index preliminary reading inclined to 101.6 in April, compared with a previous reading 102.7 during March, which revised to 100.5, while the analysts' forecasts referred to 102.5.