The yen edged lower on Wednesday, remaining under pressure as risk sentiment improved and safe haven demand eased.
The euro remained high on growing confidence that market-friendly Emmanuel Macron will become the next French president.
Inflation in Singapore came in below expectations in March, data released Monday showed, as residential rents continued to spiral lower.
The euro inched higher on Friday as investors battened down the hatches for results of the first round of a tightly-fought French election.
The dollar inched lower against a basket of currencies, suffering from a solid euro performance before the first round of French elections.
The dollar crept higher on Wednesday, a day after dropping to a three-week low against a basket of major currencies.
The dollar steadied against the yen, with worries that currency manipulation complaints could touch Japan offset by US Treasury Secretary comments.
The dollar skidded to a 2-week low against a basket of currencies on Thursday after President Trump said that the currency was too strong.
The Singapore property market's long downtrend is poised to end next year, with home prices set to double by 2030, Morgan Stanley said.
S&P kept Singapore’s AAA rating and stable outlook unchanged, citing robust public finances despite some concerns on the external outlook.
More investors are considering environmental, social and governance factors in their financial analysis and decision making.
The dollar fell to session lows on Wednesday after President Donald Trump said he thinks the currency is getting "too strong."
The safe-haven yen rose, as investors considered a spectrum of risks including possible U.S. action in Syria and North Korea.
The euro edged lower against the dollar on Monday, pressured by nervousness over the upcoming French presidential elections.
The safe-haven yen climbed and the Russian rouble tumbled on Friday, after the United States launched cruise missiles at an airbase in Syria.
After a long, plodding downtrend, Singapore's housing market may be gathering forces for a rebound.
The euro hit a three-week low after the head of the European Central Bank said he saw no need to deviate from the ECB's policy path.
Investors reacted to U.S. economic data and minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's March policy meeting.
Singapore’s economy may be perking up, but the central bank isn’t likely to turn hawkish at this month’s policy review, analysts said.
The yen gained on Tuesday as a risk-averse investors flocked to the safe-haven currency, while Australia's dollar sank to a three-week low.