Australian central bank governor Glenn Stevens said Friday he had no plans to intervene to weaken a soaring Aussie dollar, which has hit some local industries hard, particularly manufacturing.
Japan's finance minister has been accused by opponents of breaking a national taboo after he revealed the level at which the government intervened in currency markets last year to weaken the yen.
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Hungarians protested in Budapest on Monday against the government and its new Basic Law in a show of anxiety over what they see as the ruling Fidesz party's moves to weaken democratic institutions and cement its powers.
TOKYO, Aug 14, 2011 (AFP) - Japanese Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda on Sunday renewed his warning that Tokyo could take steps to weaken the yen after the currency was hovering near a post-war high.
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Haima typhoon, the second storm to hit Vietnam this year, will weaken into a tropical depression before sweeping over the Red River Delta this Sunday, the national weather bureau has said.
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The dong’s recent stability will likely be temporary and it will resume weakening by year-end, Credit Suisse Group AG said today as it cut its growth forecast for Vietnam.
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According to the National Hydro Meteorological Center, the ‘Aere’ typhoon will turn into a low tropical depression within the next two days.
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VietNamNet Bridge – International “crocodiles” are waiting for Vietnamese businesses to weaken and are ready to “take actions” to buy the businesses at a reduced price, said Professor Phan Van Truong, a world renowned economist and businessman.
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Foreign exchange broker stand in front of a television screen showing Japan's Finance Minister Yoshihiko Noda speaking to the media in Tokyo September 15, 2010.
The U.S. dollar strengthened against the Japanese yen on Wednesday after Japan unexpectedly moved to weaken the yen.
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U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke testifies before the House Financial Services Committee on financial regulatory reform on Capitol Hill in Washington, the United States, Oct. 1, 2009. According to Ben Bernanke, the U.S. dollar is not at any immediate risk of losing its status as a reserve currency. (Xinhua/Zhang Yan)
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Storm Parma weakened into a tropical depression on October 14 after churning up the coast from Ninh Binh province to Hai Phong City, according to the National Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting Centre.
At 16.00 the depression was moving near coastal areas from Thai Binh to Nam Dinh provinces, packing winds of between 39-49km/h near its centre. In the next 12 hours, the depression is forecast to travel west and south-west at a speed of 5-10km/h and weaken further.
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Yamaha Motor Vietnam has begun to recall some 83,000 electronic fuel injection scooters to fix a problem with the pipe rack that could cause a gasoline leak.
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New proposal on forcing journalists to reveal whistleblowers’ identities to an expanded group of people will mortally weaken anti-corruption efforts, experts and scribes say
JOHOR BARU, Malaysia – Malaysians voted on Sunday in an election that could weaken or even end the rule of the world's longest-ruling coalition, which faces a stiff challenge from an opposition pledging to clean up politics and end race-based policies.
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