China's yuan jumps to strongest level in more than 3 months
SHANGHAI, May 26 China's yuan extended gains against the U.S. dollar on Friday, hitting its strongest level in more than three months.
MOSCOW Feb 7 Russia's central bank's foreign currency purchases aimed to replenish the country's Reserve Fund will be done carefully to avoid market volatility, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov told reporters on Tuesday.
The Russian central bank is due to start forex purchases on behalf of the finance ministry on Feb. 7. (Reporting by Darya Korsunskaya; writing by Katya Golubkova; editing by Maria Kiselyova)
May 26 The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0148 GMT. CURRENCIES VS U.S. DOLLAR Change on the day at 0148 GMT Currency Latest bid Previous day Pct Move Japan yen 111.730 111.82 +0.08 Sing dlr 1.384 1.3863 +0.14 Taiwan dlr 30.087 30.084 -0.01 Korean won 1118.600 1116.
SINGAPORE, May 26 Commodity currencies got off to a shaky start on Friday, having tracked oil prices lower, after a meeting of OPEC countries disappointed some investors who had hoped for larger production cuts.