September 6, 2018 / 8:27 PM / 15 days ago

FOREX-Dollar slips vs yen on report Trump eyes Japan on trade

NEW YORK, Sept 6 (Reuters) - The dollar extended earlier losses against the yen on Thursday after CNBC television reported that U.S. President Donald Trump told a Wall Street Journal columnist he might take on trade issues with Japan.

The greenback touched a session low of 110.51 yen in the wake of the CNBC report. At 4:20 p.m. (2020 GMT), it was down 0.75 percent at 110.69 yen. (Reporting by Saqib Iqbal Ahmed and Richard Leong Editing by Leslie Adler)

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