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Dollar edges up in Asian trade TOKYO: The dollar edged up against other major currencies on Monday after weaker than expected Chinese trade data, supported by investor expectations of US interest rate increases.The greenback was at 120.44 yen in Tokyo compared with 120.30 yen in New York late Friday.The euro bought $1.0593 and 127.47 yen against $1.0599 and 127.50 yen.A report last week showed fewer Americans applied for first-time unemployment benefits over the past few weeks than at any time in almost 15 years, helping to allay concern about the strength of the US economy.Such concerns had grown after a closely watched payrolls report at the start of the month showed the economy added the fewest jobs in March since the end of 2013."Data last week showed that the weak payrolls number was more of an aberration," said Sim Moh Siong, a foreign-exchange strategist at Bank of Singapore.A broadly healthy series of US data over the ...


Dollar steady in early Asian trade TOKYO: The dollar held up against other major currencies on Monday, backed by investor expectations for US interest rate increases and after weaker-than-expected Chinese trade data.The greenback was at 120.35 yen in Tokyo, compared with 120.30 yen in New York late Friday.The euro bought $1.0593 and 127.47 yen against $1.0599 and 127.50 yen.A report last week showed fewer Americans applied for first-time unemployment benefits over the past few weeks than at any time in almost ...

Russian ruble rides to five-month high MOSCOW: The Russian ruble traded at a five-month high Friday, having steadily climbed out of its winter slump to the joy of officials and leaving analysts scratching their heads. The Russian currency was trading as high as 50.27 to the dollar and 53.4 to the euro around the early afternoon. It was the ruble's strongest point since early December.The ruble slumped dramatically in December as global oil prices collapsed, taking its 2014 drop to over ...

Russian rouble extends rally on Friday MOSCOW: The Russian rouble opened up against the dollar and euro on Friday, continuing a week-long rally.At 0708 GMT the rouble was up 0.7 percent against the dollar at 51.48 and 1.1 percent stronger at 54.75 against the euro. Copyright Reuters, 2015

South Africa's rand pauses at key resistance levels JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's rand was largely unchanged against the dollar early on Friday as renewed hopes of a rate hike in the US prevented the local unit threatening key resistance levels breached last week.At 0630 GMT the rand softened 0.08 percent to 11.9595 per dollar, with chances of the unit closing firmer than 12.00 against the dollar for a second consecutive week in doubt in the face of greenback's gains. The rand has firmed 3.5 ...

Hong Kong defends US dollar peg as stocks surge HONG KONG: Hong Kong's de facto central bank intervened in forex markets for the first time in eight months to protect its currency's peg to the US dollar as a massive surge in the city's stock market drives up demand for the local unit.The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) said it sold HK$3.1 billion ($400 million) on Thursday at HK$7.75 a dollar in a bid to weaken the currency. The last time it was forced ...

Australia, NZ dollars seen lower as rates diverge SYDNEY: Analysts have again lowered forecasts for the Australian dollar to reflect expectations of falling interest rates, as central banks across the globe ease monetary policy to support sputtering economies and ward off deflation. A Reuters poll of 50 analysts saw the Aussie edging down to 73 cents on a 12-month horizon, compared to 74 cents in the March poll.It hit a six-year trough of $0.7534 last week and remains vulnerable on expectations of more ...


 



 
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Banking Review 2014


Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyMarch
Trade Balance $-1.586 bln
Exports $1.932 bln
Imports $3.518 bln
WeeklyApril 16, 2015
Reserves $16.818 bln