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| Jul 12, 2016

Dollar tops ¥103 as stocks climb

The dollar rose above ¥103 in Tokyo trading on Tuesday, lifted by higher stock prices. At 5 p.m., it stood at ¥103.01-01, up from ¥101.89-89 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.1109-1110, up from $1.1025-1026, and at ¥114.43-50, up from ¥112.34-35. ...

| Jul 8, 2016

Tokyo stocks fall as yen strengthens

Stocks fell for the fourth straight session on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Friday, bowing to selling activated by the yen’s strengthening against the dollar and a drop in long-term interest rates. The 225-issue Nikkei average slumped 169.26 points, or 1.11 percent, to end ...