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Business / Financial Markets Jul 15, 2021

Dollar falls to around ¥109.80 in Tokyo

The dollar dropped to around ¥109.80 amid growing risk-averse sentiment in Tokyo trading Thursday. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥109.76, down from ¥110.50 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.1835, up from $1.1784, and at ¥129.90, down from ¥130.22. The dollar ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 15, 2021

Tokyo stocks extend losses amid renewed coronavirus fears

Tokyo stocks continued to slide Thursday, as market players refrained from buying amid renewed concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange plunged 329.40 points, or 1.15%, to close at 28,279.09, widening its loss from Wednesday's 109.75 points. The Topix ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 14, 2021

Tokyo stocks weighed down by selling on rally

Tokyo stocks turned lower Wednesday, hit by selling on a rally in thin trading ahead of a speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. The 225-issue Nikkei average of the Tokyo Stock Exchange fell 109.75 points, or 0.38%, to close at 28,608.49, after extending ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 8, 2021

Dollar slips below ¥110 in Tokyo

The dollar slipped below ¥110 in Tokyo on Thursday for the first time since June 21 partly because safe-haven buying of the yen ballooned amid growing concerns over the novel coronavirus crisis. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥109.78, down from ¥110.63 at the ...

Business / Financial Markets Jul 5, 2021

Dollar dips below ¥111 in Tokyo trading

The dollar slipped through ¥111 in Tokyo trading Monday, hit by position-squaring selling amid a dearth of trading incentives. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥110.90-94, down from ¥111.56-57 at the same time Friday. The euro was at $1.1871-1872, up from $1.1824-1824, and at ...