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Euro steady as markets weigh Cyprus bailout fears TOKYO: The euro was steady in Asia Thursday as markets eye talks over a Cyprus bailout deal, while yen trade was dominated by speculation over the new Bank of Japan chief's first official press briefing.The dollar fetched 95.94 yen in Tokyo midday trade, nearly flat against 95.98 yen in New York Wednesday afternoon, with the greenback held down after the US Federal Reserve stuck firmly to its monetary easing policies.The euro strengthened at $1.2951 and 124.24 yen compared with $1.2937 and 124.17 yen in US trade.Markets were keeping a close watch on Cyprus with talks continuing after lawmakers voted down a controversial plan to tax bank deposits as part of the debt-hit island's bailout package."The impression is that the worst-case scenario would be averted, although the whole problem also reminded us that the European debt crisis is far from being completely solved," said Daisaku Ueno, senior forex strategist at Mitsubishi ...


South Africa JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's rand fell to a fresh four-year low against the dollar on Wednesday after the Reserve Bank said it would not intervene to halt a slide in the currency.Government bonds also weakened after data released earlier in the day showed a bigger than expected rise in February consumer inflation.The rand was at 9.2700 to the dollar at 1535 GMT, down 0.2 percent from its close in New York on Tuesday, after hitting a ...

Sterling rises to two-week high versus dollar LONDON: Sterling hit a two-week high against the dollar on Wednesday after a UK budget statement that did not give as much flexibility to the Bank of England as some market players had anticipated.The pound rose 0.6 percent on the day to $1.5187, its highest level since March 6.Some investors were also cutting long dollar positions before the conclusion of a US Federal Reserve meeting. Policymakers are expected to sustain stimulus measures to support the ...

NZ dollar jumps on stronger-than-expected GDP WELLINGTON: The New Zealand dollar jumped and debt prices fell on Thursday after data showed the economy grew much more than expected in the fourth quarter.The kiwi rose to a session high of $0.8283 from about $0.8225 before the data. The New Zealand currency appreciated broadly, climbing versus the Australian dollar, the yen and other currencies.It retraced some of the gains and was last tarding at $0.8260.Bank bills fell as much as four pips, while ...

S.Africa JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's rand fell to a fresh four-year low against the dollar on Wednesday after the Reserve Bank said it would not intervene to halt a slide in the currency.Government bonds also weakened after data released earlier in the day showed a bigger than expected rise in February consumer inflation.The rand was at 9.2700 to the dollar at 1535 GMT, down 0.2 percent from its close in New York on Tuesday, after hitting a ...

Euro rises but seen vulnerable to Cyprus concerns, Fed LONDON: The euro rose against the dollar on Wednesday, recovering from a slide to a four-month low on Cyprus's rejection of the terms of a bailout, as buyers emerged among investors convinced a deal would be reached. The Cypriot parliament rejected on Tuesday a proposed levy on bank deposits, which was a condition for the bailout, throwing efforts to rescue the indebted euro zone country into disarray and triggering a sell-off in the euro. The ...

C$ firms on Cyprus hopes; Fed in focus TORONTO: The Canadian dollar firmed against its US counterpart on Wednesday as investors were hopeful a Cyprus deal could be reached to rescue the indebted euro zone country. The Cypriot parliament rejected on Tuesday a proposed levy on bank deposits, which was a condition for the bailout. The general assumption in markets is that policymakers will cobble together a deal to keep Cyprus in the currency bloc."I think the market's taking a wait and see ...


 



 
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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyJuly-June
Trade Balance $-19.98 bln
Exports $25.13 bln
Imports $45.11 bln
WeeklyOctober 27, 2014
Reserves $13.464 bln