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The Japanese yen slipped against other major currencies in Asian deals on Friday, as the country's consumer price index rose in line with forecasts in March, signaling that the policy makers' attempt to defeat deflation are working. Nationwide consumer prices in Japan were up 1.6 percent on year in...

The Malaysian ringgit weakened against the U.S dollar in the early Asian session on Friday. Against the greenback, the ringgit fell to nearly a 3-week low of 3.2745, from yesterday's closing quote of 3.2690. If the ringgit extends its downtrend, it is likely to face support around the 3.30 area.

The Japanese yen reversed direction and climbed back against other major currencies in New York deals on Thursday. The yen strengthened to a 2-day high of 115.75 against the franc, 1-week highs of 141.14 against the euro and 102.13 against the greenback, bouncing off from early lows of 116.20, 141.80...

The Swiss franc traded lower against most major currencies in early New York deals on Thursday. The franc dropped to 115.83 against the yen, off early high of 116.20. The next possible support for the franc is seen around the 115.00 area. The Swiss unit declined to a 2-day low of 0.8857 against...

The U.S. dollar advanced against other major currencies in early New York deals on Thursday, as the nation's durable goods orders grew more-than-forecast in March. Reports that Russia started military drills in Ukraine also lifted the dollar on safe-haven status. The data from the Commerce Department...

The U.S. durable goods orders data for March and weekly jobless claims for the week ended April 19 were released at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Following the data, the greenback advanced against other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 1.3819 against the euro, 0.8832 against the franc, 1.6785...

The U.S. durable goods orders data for March and weekly jobless claims for the week ended April 19 are set for release at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Ahead of these reports, the greenback showed mixed trading against other major currencies. While the greenback rose against the yen, it held steady against the...

The Australian dollar slipped against some of the major currencies in European deals on Thursday. The aussie fell to 94.86 against the yen, reversing from an early Asian session's high of 95.33. The aussie hit 0.9261 against the greenback, its lowest since April 7, and a 2-week low of 1.0206 versus...

Reversing direction, the New Zealand dollar slipped against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday. The kiwi declined to 1.0818 against the aussie and 87.71 against the yen, reversing from an early 2-week high of 1.0762 and a 9-day high of 88.50, respectively. The kiwi reached...

The euro came off from early highs against other major currencies in European deals on Thursday as the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi indicated that the worsening of Eurozone inflation outlook may lead the bank to conduct broad-based asset-purchase program. A worsening of the medium-term...

The franc rose against other major currencies ahead of early European session on Thursday after the release of Swiss trade data for March. The data from Federal Customs Administration showed that Swiss trade balance showed a surplus of CHF 2.1 billion in March. Exports advanced 4 percent in March,...

At 4.00 am ET, Germany's Ifo business confidence data was released. Following the data, the Euro rose against the major currencies. As of 4:03 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.8240 against the Pound, 1.3837 against the U.S dollar, 1.2203 against the Swiss franc and 141.71gainst the Yen.

At 4.00 am ET, Germany's Ifo business confidence data is due. Business confidence is seen at 110.4 in April compared to 110.7 in March. Ahead of the data, the Euro showed mixed trade against the major currencies. While the euro rose against the Pound and the U.S dollar, it fell against the Swiss...

The Japanese yen strengthened against other major currencies in late Asian deals on Thursday amid fall in regional stocks. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell 135.45 points, or 0.93 percent, to 14,411 from previous day's close. Caution ahead of earnings results from major Japanese companies and...

Switzerland's trade data for March was released at 2:00 am ET Thursday. Following the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its major rivals. As of 2:03 am ET, the Franc was trading at 1.2203 against the Euro, 1.4822 against the Pound, 0.8830 against the U.S dollar and 115.92 against the Yen.