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  • TOKYO, Aug 16- Japan's Nikkei ended lower on Thursday after paring early losses following news of fresh talks between China and the United States, which raised hopes of a potential thaw in their trade war and weakened the yen. The Nikkei was deeply in negative territory in morning trade, but erased early losses at the midday break after China's commerce...

  • TOKYO, Aug 16- Japan's Nikkei erased losses on Thursday morning following news of coming talks between China and the United States, which raised hopes of an easing of their trade war and made the yen weaken. It had been in negative territory before China's commerce ministry said Vice Minister Wang Shouwen will hold talks in Washington in late August.

  • *Dollar strengthened by euro's fall on Turkey fears. A plunge in the lira which has hurt the euro on concerns about European banks' exposure to Turkey has driven further demand for the dollar along with other safe-haven currencies such as the Swiss franc and the Japanese yen. "In light of all the turmoil we've seen out of Turkey and the subsequent contagion into...

  • *Euro struggles to hold above $1.14 after hitting 13- month low. NEW YORK, Aug 13- The fallout from the Turkish lira's plunge sent the euro to a new 13- month low and hammered emerging market currencies as investors worried about contagion scrambled for the safety of the yen and the Swiss franc. Turkey's lira clawed back some losses on Monday from a record low 7.24...

  • *Euro rebounds above $1.14 after hitting 13- month low. NEW YORK, Aug 13- The fallout from the Turkish lira's plunge sent the euro to a new 13- month low and hammered emerging market currencies as investors worried about contagion scrambled for the safety of the yen and the Swiss franc. Turkey's lira clawed back some losses on Monday from a record low 7.24 lira per...

  • TOKYO, Aug 13- Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures slid in thin trade on Monday, touching a nearly 1- week low, weighed down by a firmer yen against the U.S. dollar and a plunge in Tokyo equities amid growing worries over a tumble in Turkey's lira. The Tokyo Commodity Exchange rubber contract for January delivery finished 0.6 yen lower at 171.7 yen per kg, after hitting the...

  • LONDON, Aug 13- The euro slid to a fresh 13- month low and emerging market currencies slumped further on Monday, while the yen surged to a six-week high as the fallout from the Turkish lira's crash pushed more investors into safe-haven currencies. South Africa's rand was down 2.7 percent after falling more than 10 percent in earlier trading, Mexico's peso 1.9...

  • LONDON, Aug 13- The euro slid to a fresh 13- month low and emerging market currencies slumped further on Monday, while the yen surged to a six-week high as the fallout from the Turkish lira's crash pushed more investors into safe-haven currencies. After hitting a record low of 7.24 against the dollar early on Monday, Turkey's plummeting lira found some support...

  • *Don Quijote bucks weakness on strong sales forecast. TOKYO, Aug 13- Japan's Nikkei tumbled to a more than one-month low as a sell-off in emerging market currencies spooked stock investors, with the safe-haven yen's appreciation hurting sentiment and dragging down the broader market. "Since risk sentiment was dampened by the strong yen and worries in emerging...

  • SYDNEY, Aug 13- Asia share markets skidded and the euro hit one-year lows on Monday as a renewed rout in the Turkish lira infected the South African rand and drove demand for safe harbours, including the U.S. dollar, Swiss franc and yen. The run from risk dragged MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan down 1.3 percent to a five-week low.

  • *South African rand, Mexican peso slip on Turkey worries. TOKYO, Aug 13- The euro was on the defensive on Monday after touching a 13- month low against the dollar as investors bid up safe havens such as the U.S. dollar and the yen on worries about the exposure of European banks to crisis-hit Turkey. The euro has been hit hard after the Financial Times reported on Friday,...

  • SYDNEY, Aug 13- Asia share markets skidded and the euro hit one-year lows on Monday as a renewed rout in the Turkish lira drove demand for safe harbours, including the U.S. dollar, Swiss franc and yen. Japan's Nikkei lost 1.3 percent and MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 1.1 percent as bourses across the region turned red.

  • BENGALURU, Aug 13- Gold prices edged down in early trade on Monday as the U.S. dollar held firm near a 13- month high against major peers amid financial crisis in Turkey. *The euro was under pressure in Asia on Monday as fears about the exposure of European banks to crisis-hit Turkey sent investors scurrying to safe havens including the U.S. dollar, Swiss franc and yen.

  • TOKYO, Aug 13- The euro was frail after touching a 13- month low against the dollar on Monday as investors bid up safe havens such as the U.S. dollar and the yen on worries about the exposure of European banks to crisis-hit Turkey. After hitting a record low of 7.24 against the dollar early on Monday, Turkey's lira found some support after Finance Minister Berat...

  • SYDNEY, Aug 13- Asia share markets slipped and the euro hit one-year lows on Monday as a fresh fall in the Turkish lira fuelled demand for safe havens, including the U.S. dollar, Swiss franc and yen. Japan's Nikkei lost 0.95 percent and MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased 0.3 percent as bourses across the region turned red.

  • *Euro slips in early Asia as yen, Swiss franc, dollar bid. SYDNEY, Aug 13- The euro was under pressure in Asia on Monday as fears about the exposure of European banks to crisis-hit Turkey sent investors scurrying to safe havens including the U.S. dollar, Swiss franc and yen. Regional stocks also looked likely to suffer as Turkey's troubles tainted emerging markets in...

  • *Euro falls to lowest since July 2017. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Aug 10- A plunge in the Turkish lira rocked global equities and emerging markets on Friday and fear of further fallout sent investors scurrying for safety in assets like the yen and U.S. government bonds. European shares and a gauge of global equity markets closed down more than 1 percent, while losses on Wall...

  • *Euro falls to lowest since July 2017. NEW YORK/ LONDON, Aug 10- A plunge in the Turkish lira rocked global equities and emerging markets on Friday and fear of more turmoil sent investors scurrying for safety in assets like the yen and U.S. government bonds. European shares and a gauge of global equity markets fell more than 1 percent, while stocks on Wall Street were...

  • *FT reports ECB worried about European bank exposure to Turkey. *Euro falls to lowest since July 2017. LONDON, Aug 10- A plunge in the Turkish lira rocked global equities and emerging markets on Friday and fears of more turmoil sent investors scurrying for safety in assets like the yen and U.S. government bonds.

  • *FT reports ECB worried about European bank exposure to Turkey. *Euro falls to lowest since July 2017. LONDON, Aug 10- A plunge in the Turkish lira rocked global equities and emerging markets on Friday, and fears of more turmoil sent investors scurrying for safety in assets like the yen and U.S. government bonds.