TOKYO Dec 21 Shares of Japan Display Inc
surged 8 percent in morning trade on Wednesday after
media reported that its state-backed main investor was
finalising $640 million in aid for the company.
The Innovation Network Corp of Japan is set to decide later
in the day to provide 75 billion yen ($640 million) to Japan
Display, public broadcaster NHK said.
Part of the aid would come through the purchase of
convertible bonds to be issued by Japan Display, it said.
($1 = 117.6300 yen)
(Reporting by Taiga Uranaka; Editing by Edwina Gibbs)