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THE US dollar neared a seven-week low against a basket of other currencies on Wednesday, while commodity currencies advanced on relief that the latest round of tariffs announced by China and the...

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The US dollar was little changed on Tuesday, close to a three-week low against the euro, as Washington and Beijing traded barbs and announced fresh tariffs on a growing number of imports. Beijing...

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THE US dollar gave up early gains and fell on Monday while emerging market currencies slipped nearly half a per cent as investors waited for the next salvo in the trade war between the United States...

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THE dollar drifted higher against a basket of its rivals on Thursday, moving away from a two-week low in the previous session, as investors moved to the sidelines before a trio of central bank policy...

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THE dollar was largely unchanged on Wednesday as markets remained cautious over the likelihood of an escalation in the trade conflict between the US and China in the backdrop of growing weakness in...

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THE euro's bounce fizzled on Tuesday as a broad dip in investor appetite for risk dragged the single currency lower, offsetting recent positive sentiment towards Italian government debt before a...

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THE dollar struggled to build on its gains from last week on Monday while investors piled into riskier assets led by Scandinavian currencies, encouraged by a drop in bond yields in peripheral...

SPECULATORS' net long bets on the US dollar fell to a five-week low in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday...

[TOKYO] The US dollar slipped against the yen on Friday after a report suggested that Japan would be the next country with which US President Donald Trump will take up trade issues.

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OIL rose on Thursday, encouraged by a weaker US dollar and evidence of strong US fuel demand, though demand prospects remain clouded by the turmoil engulfing emerging markets and an escalation in the...