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Dollar under pressure in Asia after US sell-off TOKYO: The dollar struggled against the yen in Asia on Thursday after tumbling in New York trade in response to a weak batch of US data that has sparked fears about the world's number one economy.In the afternoon Tokyo trade, the dollar bought 106.19 yen, up from 105.91 yen in New York, but sharply lower than 107.33 yen in Tokyo earlier Wednesday. At the start of the month, the greenback broke 110 yen for the first time in six years.The euro was at $1.2800 against $1.2834 in New York but still much stronger than $1.2702 earlier Wednesday in Tokyo. The single currency was flat at 135.95 yen from 135.94 yen in US trade."Investors are increasingly concerned about potential slowdown in the US economy through contagion from the rest of the world and due to the spread of Ebola," Credit Agricole said.The US Commerce Department said retail sales fell in September ...

China's yuan hits seven-month high on strong midpoint SHANGHAI: China's yuan edged up against dollar on Thursday, buoyed by a strong midpoint fixing by the central bank and continuing an appreciation trend that started in late September.The currency hit the seven-month high at 6.1209 per dollar in early trade but trimmed some gains by midday after the central bank posted September credit data.The People's Bank of China set its midpoint rate up 0.1 percent at 6.1395 per dollar in response to a 0.8 ...
Dollar sharply lower after weak data raises growth fears TOKYO: The dollar was sharply lower on Thursday, its appeal deeply dented after poor US data sparked growth concerns that sent equities tumbling and Treasury yields plunging.Already on shaky ground after being buffeted by lingering growth concerns over the past few sessions, a string of downbeat economic data including weak retail sales and manufacturing activity numbers dealt Wall Street a fresh blow overnight, sending the S&P 500 down by as much as 4.4 percent.Safe-haven US ...
China's yuan trades at 6.1209 per dollar, highest since March SHANGHAI: China's yuan traded at its strongest level at 6.1209 per dollar since early March on Thursday, continuing a recent appreciating course after the central bank set the guidance rate up.The central bank set the official midpoint at 6.1395 per dollar on Thursday morning, the highest rate since mid-March when the bank widened the official trading band. The spot market went on to quickly rise to 6.1209 per dollar before backing off slightly. The currency ...
Dollar down sharply as yields plunge on growth fears TOKYO: The dollar was sharply lower on Thursday, its appeal deeply dented after poor US data added to growth concerns that sent equities tumbling and Treasury yields plunging. Already on shaky ground after being buffeted by growth concerns over the past few sessions, a string of downbeat economic data including weak retail sales and manufacturing activity numbers dealt Wall Street a fresh blow overnight, sending the S&P 500 down by as much as 4.4 percent ...
Dollar under pressure in Asia after US sell-off TOKYO: The dollar struggled against the yen in Asia on Thursday after tumbling in New York trade in response to a weak batch of US data that has sparked fears about the world's number one economy.In midday Tokyo trade, the dollar bought 106.00 yen, slightly up from 105.91 yen in New York, but sharply lower than 107.33 yen in Tokyo earlier Wednesday. At the start of the month, the greenback broke 110 yen for the ...
Poor German data hits euro in Asia TOKYO: The euro slipped in Asia on Wednesday after more gloomy data out of Germany exacerbated worries about Europe's largest economy and the engine of eurozone growth.In Tokyo midday trading, the single currency fell to $1.2636 and 135.40 yen from $1.2659 and 135.62 yen in New York, while the dollar edged up to 107.22 yen from 107.13 yen.Germany's widely watched ZEW investor confidence index fell in October for a 10th consecutive month, hitting its lowest ...

 



 
Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,677.90 1.32
Arrow Nasdaq 4,452.79 1.60
Arrow S&P 1,950.82 1.23
Arrow FTSE 6,419.15 0.30
Arrow DAX 9,047.31 1.20
Arrow CAC-40 4,157.68 1.28
Arrow Nikkei 15,138.96 0.37
Arrow H.Seng 23,333.18 0.30
Arrow Sensex 26,851.05 0.24





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Annual2013/14
Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
MonthlyAugust
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