Yen Set for Biggest Weekly Drop in 2 Months on BOJ Easing Bets

Yen Set for Biggest Weekly Drop in 2 Months on BOJ Easing Bets

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The yen traded at 80.21 per dollar at 9:03 a.m. in Tokyo after earlier touching 80.38, the weakest since June 25. It has lost 1.1 percent this week, poised for the biggest five-day slide since the period ended Aug. 17.