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 ...

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 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, ...

Business / Financial Markets Jan 4, 2021

Dollar drops below ¥103 in Tokyo trading

The dollar sank to below ¥103.00 in Tokyo trading Monday, the first market day of 2021, pushed down by news of a potential state of emergency over the coronavirus in Japan. At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at ¥102.91, down from ¥103.32 at the same ...