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Forex - Yen weakens further as inflation, trade war reward dollar

The dollar index, which measures the currency against a basket of six currencies, was flat in the North American session at 94.78, its highest since July 3.

Yen gains after upbeat Japan GDP pares stimulus bets

The dollar notched its session high of 109.27 yen just ahead of the GDP release, and subsequently fell as low as 108.73.


Japan's Aso repeats explicit threat of yen-selling intervention

The jawboning pushed the dollar up nearly 1 percent to around 108 yen on Tuesday, off the 18-month low of 105.55 yen hit last week.

Yen, commodity currencies pressured, dollar gains traction

The euro was a touch softer against the greenback at $1.1385 . The dollar index drifted to its highest in nearly two weeks, extending its rise from a 15-month trough set on May 3.

Dollar falls below 106.00 yen, lowest since Oct 2014

The Australian dollar slid 1.5 percent against the yen to 80.36 yen.

Dollar sets fresh 18-month low vs yen, Aussie awaits RBA

The US Treasury listing was seen as making it harder for Japan to intervene in the currency market to stem the yen's gains.


Maruti Suzuki shows a yen for currency stability with switch to rupee royalty

Maruti Suzuki India will pay royalty to parent Suzuki Motor (SMC) in rupees instead of yen.

Indian rupee leads Asia FX gains,rupiah turns up with intervention

Indian rupee hit a five-week high on Thursday as exit polls predicted a strong showing for BJP.

Japan's national debt: One quadrillion yen and counting

The figure supplied by the finance ministry of 1.008 quadrillion yen by the end of June amounts to about $10.42 trillion at current exchange rates.

Global markets: Record Wall Street lifts Asian shares,yen stays pressed

Wall Street's record closing overnight and optimism about the Chinese economy underpinned Asian shares.