Business / Financial Markets Jan 22, 2021

Dollar edges up to around ¥103.70 in Tokyo

The dollar edged up to around ¥103.70 in late Tokyo trading Friday after a generally lackluster session brought on by an absence of fresh trading incentives. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥103.67, up from ¥103.52 at the same time Thursday. The euro was ...

Financial Markets Jan 20, 2021

Dollar slightly easier around ¥103.70 in Tokyo

The dollar eased slightly to around ¥103.70 in lackluster Tokyo trading Wednesday, amid a wait-and-see mood just ahead of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥103.73-74, down from ¥104.00-04 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.2155-2155, ...

Business / Financial Markets Jan 19, 2021

Dollar firmer around ¥104 in Tokyo trading

The dollar was firmer around ¥104 in Tokyo trading Tuesday amid a risk-on mood induced by robust stock markets in and outside Japan. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥104.00-04, up from ¥103.74-77 at the same time Monday. The euro was at $1.2104-2104, up ...

Business / Financial Markets Jan 13, 2021

Dollar drops below ¥103.70 in Tokyo

The dollar sank below ¥103.70 in Tokyo trading Wednesday, in the wake of U.S. long-term interest rates' downturn. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥103.69-69, down from ¥104.16-16 at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at $1.2203-2203, up from $1.2163-2163, and at ¥126.53-54, ...

Business / Financial Markets Jan 8, 2021

Dollar rises to around ¥104 in Tokyo trading

The dollar continued to climb in Tokyo trading Friday, rising to around ¥104.00 on gains in the benchmark 225-issue Nikkei average and U.S. long-term interest rates. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥103.97, up from ¥103.36 at the same time Thursday. The euro was ...

Business / Financial Markets Jan 7, 2021

Dollar firms above ¥103.30 in Tokyo trading

The dollar firmed to around ¥103.30 in Tokyo trading Thursday, aided by rises in the benchmark 225-issue Nikkei average and U.S. long-term interest rates. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥103.36, up from ¥102.76 at the same time Wednesday. The euro was at $1.2311, ...