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THE yen reached a five-day high on Tuesday, after the Bank of Japan (BOJ) trimmed its purchases of long-dated government bonds in market operations, stoking speculation the central bank could start...

[TOKYO] Expectations that the Bank of Japan may tighten policy and steepen the yield curve sooner rather than later are lifting long-dated Japanese interest rates in London, but not at home.

[TOKYO] The US dollar rose to a 2-1/2-week high against the yen and also advanced versus other currencies on Monday, boosted after the US Senate approved a tax overhaul on Saturday.

[TOKYO] The US dollar gained against the yen on Wednesday, lifted by strong US economic data while North Korea's latest missile launch had little immediate impact on currency markets though...

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THE dollar struggled on Thursday in Asia following the previous day's losses as dovish Federal Reserve minutes rowed back expectations for US interest rate hikes...

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THE euro recovered from a two-month low against the yen touched in Asian trade on Monday, with investors brushing off broader political risks arising from German Chancellor Angela Merkel's...

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THE dollar touched a three-month high against the yen on Monday, as investors bet an emphatic election victory for Japan's ruling party would see a continuation of "Abenomics", the...

[BENGALURU] Gold hit its lowest in over two weeks early on Monday, as the US dollar climbed to a more than three-month high versus the yen after Japan's ruling bloc scored a big win in Sunday...

[TOKYO] The US dollar edged up to a three-month high against the yen on Monday, with an emphatic election victory for Japan's ruling party keeping yen-weakening reflationary measures at the...

[TOKYO] Tokyo's benchmark stock index extended a record winning streak on Monday as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's landslide in a weekend snap election pushed the yen down and boosted...