RUBBER-Tokyo futures rise on demand optimism, but 290 yen capped
TOKYO, May 20 (Reuters) - Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures rose for a second day on Monday, helped by demand optimism after news of a pick-up in auto sales in Europe, but gains were limited to around 290 ...EM ASIA FX-Baht near 3-mth low after weaker growth; Sing dlr rebounds
* Thai Q1 GDP down 2.2 pct q/q, up 5.3 pct y/y; both below expectations * Thai fin min says worried about growth, wants rate cut * Singapore dollar up on short-covering after worst week in a year (Adds ...Yen edges up on Amari comments, Asian shares rise
By Masayuki Kitano SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The yen edged higher on Monday after Japan's economics minister said further weakness in the yen could harm households, while Asian shares rose in response to U.S. ...Woah, Is It Time to Slow That Yen Fall?
Eight months into the yen's steep decline and Japan's policymakers are starting to voice their concern about the pace of the currency's move.EM ASIA FX-Baht, won, Philippine peso ease; Taiwan dollar firm
May 20 (Reuters) - The following table shows the position of Asian currencies against the dollar at 0140 GMT. CURRENCIES VS U.S. DOLLAR Change on the day at 0140 GMT Currency Latest bid Previous day Pct ...