Australia’s Swan Says A$ Gain Reflects Economic Strength

Oct. 14 (Bloomberg) -- Australia’s Treasurer Wayne Swan said the local currency’s strength reflects the health of the economy, and said the government supports a floating currency. Swan made the comments in an e-mailed statement today.

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