| Nov 30, 2016

Dollar higher above ¥112.70 in Tokyo

The dollar extended gains and rose above ¥112.70 in Tokyo trading on Wednesday, underpinned by month-end demand from exporters and buying from institutional investors. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥112.72-72, up from ¥112.31-31 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at ...

| Nov 29, 2016

Dollar closes at ¥112.31 in Tokyo

The dollar was higher around ¥112.30 in Tokyo trading late Tuesday, lifted by buying from European investors. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥112.31-31, up from ¥119.96-97 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.0603-0604, down from $1.0654-0654, and at ¥119.09-10, ...

Oil prices plummet after high-stakes talks among producers fail

Apr 18, 2016

Oil prices plummet after high-stakes talks among producers fail

Oil plunged Monday after the world’s top producers failed to reach agreement on capping output to ease global oversupply, as tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia stymied an anticipated deal. Prices tumbled more than 5 percent in early Asian trade after top producer Saudi ...