Japan Large Retailer’s Sales came in at 0.2%, above forecasts (-0.1%) in June

Japan Retail Trade s.a (MoM) below forecasts (0.4%) in June: Actual (0.2%)

Japan Retail Trade (YoY) below forecasts (2.3%) in June: Actual (2.1%)

Crude gains in Asia with US rig count eyed, demand cues

Investing.com - Crude prices held mild gains into Asia on Friday with rig count figures from the U.S. and the ebb further signals on demand expected to be the main drivers of views now swinging back to a market rebalancing supply and demand. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures fo ...

Japan’s inflation remains subdued, slight uptick in Tokyo CPI

Japanese inflation numbers came a touch higher than expected in Tokyo, while nationwide, the price levels continued to remain stagnant, with no improvements observed. The latest inflation readings come after the BOJ was forced to push further back the timing to achieve its 2% inflation target a ...

Yen gains on solid jobs, household spending data

Investing.com - The yen gained in Japan on Friday with data supporting the currency on consumer prices and unemployment. USD/JPY changed hands at 111.12, down 0.12%, while AUD/USD traded at 0.7970, down 0.04%. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted ...

Japan Tokyo CPI ex Food, Energy (YoY) came in at 0%, above expectations (-0.1%) in June

Japan National CPI Ex Food, Energy (YoY) above forecasts (-0.1%) in June: Actual (0%)

Japan Tokyo CPI ex Food, Energy (YoY) in line with expectations (-0.1%) in June

NZD/USD: a fade above 0.73 handle in a turn of sentiment?

Currently, NZD/USD is trading at 0.7495, up 0.13% on the day, having posted a daily high at 0.7500 and low at 0.7483. A USD story overnight - ANZ NZD/USD is perking up a tad in the early hours of Asia's final session for the week where the dollar has made a round turn on the commodity bloc an ...

Japan Jobs/applicants ratio came in at 1.51, above forecasts (1.5) in June

Japan Tokyo CPI ex Fresh Food (YoY) came in at 0.2%, above forecasts (0.1%) in June

Japan National CPI Ex-Fresh Food (YoY) in line with forecasts (0.4%) in June

Japan Overall Household Spending (YoY) registered at 2.3% above expectations (0.6%) in June

Japan National Consumer Price Index (YoY) in line with expectations (0.4%) in June