Yen Falls for 8th Day After Export Slump Spurs BOJ Easing Bets

Yen Falls for 8th Day After Export Slump Spurs BOJ Easing Bets

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The yen slid 0.5 percent to 79.68 per dollar at 8:58 a.m. London time, after touching 79.69, the weakest since July 12.