Yen Weakens as G-20 Refrains From Censuring Japan; Silver Gains

Yen Weakens as G-20 Refrains From Censuring Japan; Silver Gains

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The yen has weakened as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe campaigned for looser monetary policy to revive an economy plagued by 15 years of deflation and three recessions in the past five years.