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Most Asian FX slip, Thai baht weakens after c.bank hikes rate

* Bank of Thailand raises rate for first time in nearly 4 years * Baht extends losses, Thai shares fall * Malaysia shares fall ahead of GDP data on Friday * Markets await U.S. inflation data By Sameer Manekar and Archishma Iyer Aug 10 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies were tepid on Wednesday, with the Thai baht weakening 0.5% after the country's ce
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Most Asian FX slip, Thai baht weakens after c.bank hikes rate

* Bank of Thailand raises rate for first time in nearly 4 years * Baht extends losses, Thai shares fall * Malaysia shares fall ahead of GDP data on Friday * Markets await U.S. inflation data By Sameer Manekar and Archishma Iyer Aug 10 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies were tepid on Wednesday, with the Thai baht weakening 0.5% after the country's ce
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South Korean won, Philippines peso lead losses among subdued Asian currencies

(Corrects sixth paragraph to say Thailand would become one of the last countries in the region to hike rates, not the last) * Markets await U.S. inflation data * Bank of Thailand expected to hike rates for first time * Philippines peso extends losses By Archishma Iyer Aug 10 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies were subdued on Wednesday, while most st
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South Korean won, Philippines peso lead losses among subdued Asian currencies

(Corrects sixth paragraph to say Thailand would become one of the last countries in the region to hike rates, not the last) * Markets await U.S. inflation data * Bank of Thailand expected to hike rates for first time * Philippines peso extends losses By Archishma Iyer Aug 10 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies were subdued on Wednesday, while most st
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Most Asian FX subdued, Philippines peso, Korean won lead loses

Aug 10 (Reuters) - The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0237 GMT Currency Latest bid Previous Pct day Move Japan yen 135.050 135.13 +0.06 Sing dlr 1.378 1.3783 +0.04 Taiwan dlr 30.030 29.99 -0.13 Korean won 1309.100 1304.6 -0.34 Baht 35.335 35.35 +0.04 Peso 55.740 55.6 -0.25 Rupiah 14865.000 14850 -0.10 Rupee 7
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Asian FX tepid; Thai baht gains ahead of likely rate hike

* Thai baht at highest level since July 1 * Bank of Thailand seen hiking by 25bps - Reuters poll * Philippine peso down as much as 0.4% * Philippine Q2 GDP grows less than expected By Sameer Manekar Aug 9 (Reuters) - Asian currencies were subdued on Tuesday, as the U.S. dollar remained flat ahead of July inflation data, while the baht scaled to a f
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Asian FX tepid; Thai baht gains ahead of likely rate hike

* Thai baht at highest level since July 1 * Bank of Thailand seen hiking by 25bps - Reuters poll * Philippine peso down as much as 0.4% * Philippine Q2 GDP grows less than expected By Sameer Manekar Aug 9 (Reuters) - Asian currencies were subdued on Tuesday, as the U.S. dollar remained flat ahead of July inflation data, while the baht scaled to a f
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Philippine peso slips on weaker-than-expected growth; Thai baht gains

* Philippine peso down as much as 0.4% * Philippine Q2 GDP grows less than expected * Thai baht at highest since July 1 * Equities mixed: Philippine shares fall By Sameer Manekar Aug 9 (Reuters) - The Philippine peso eased on Tuesday on smaller-than-expected economic growth in the second quarter, while the Thai baht firmed ahead of a central bank m
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Philippine peso slips on weaker-than-expected growth; Thai baht gains

* Philippine peso down as much as 0.4% * Philippine Q2 GDP grows less than expected * Thai baht at highest since July 1 * Equities mixed: Philippine shares fall By Sameer Manekar Aug 9 (Reuters) - The Philippine peso eased on Tuesday on smaller-than-expected economic growth in the second quarter, while the Thai baht firmed ahead of a central bank m
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Philippine peso slips on weaker-than-expected growth; Thai baht gains

* Philippine peso down as much as 0.4% * Philippine Q2 GDP grows less than expected * Thai baht at highest since July 1 * Equities mixed: Philippine shares fall By Sameer Manekar Aug 9 (Reuters) - The Philippine peso eased on Tuesday on smaller-than-expected economic growth in the second quarter, while the Thai baht firmed ahead of a central bank m
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Philippine peso slips amid mixed Asian currencies

Aug 9 (Reuters) - The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0208 GMT. CURRENCIES VS U.S. DOLLAR Currency Latest bid Previous day Pct Move Japan yen 134.740 135 +0.19 Sing dlr 1.379 1.378 -0.06 Taiwan dlr 30.017 29.996 -0.07 Korean won 1306.500 1306.4 -0.01 Baht 35.510 35.555 +0.13 Peso 55.510 55.38 -0.23 Rupiah 1487
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Chinese yuan holds ground as dollar keeps most Asian currencies under pressure

* Investor risk appetite dampened by dollar's strength * Markets lean towards 75-bp hike ahead of U.S. CPI data * China stocks up 0.3% By Riya Sharma Aug 8 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies weakened on Monday after a robust U.S. jobs report bolstered the dollar, while the Chinese yuan steadied after weekend data showed the country's exports unexpec
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Chinese yuan holds ground as dollar keeps most Asian currencies under pressure

* Investor risk appetite dampened by dollar's strength * Markets lean towards 75-bp hike ahead of U.S. CPI data * China stocks up 0.3% By Riya Sharma Aug 8 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies weakened on Monday after a robust U.S. jobs report bolstered the dollar, while the Chinese yuan steadied after weekend data showed the country's exports unexpec
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Asian FX dragged lower by soaring dollar, Chinese yuan bucks trend

* Risk appetite dampens on dollar strength after U.S. jobs data * Markets lean towards 75 bp hike ahead of U.S. CPI * China stocks up 0.2% By Riya Sharma Aug 8 (Reuters) - Emerging Asian currencies turned to losses on Monday after a strong U.S. payrolls report bolstered the dollar, while the Chinese yuan steadied after weekend data showed the count
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Asian FX dragged lower by soaring dollar, Chinese yuan bucks trend

* Risk appetite dampens on dollar strength after U.S. jobs data * Markets lean towards 75 bp hike ahead of U.S. CPI * China stocks up 0.2% By Riya Sharma Aug 8 (Reuters) - Emerging Asian currencies turned to losses on Monday after a strong U.S. payrolls report bolstered the dollar, while the Chinese yuan steadied after weekend data showed the count
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Asian currencies broadly lower, Thai baht leads losses

Aug 8 (Reuters) - The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0213 GMT. CURRENCIES VS U.S. DOLLAR Currency Latest bid Previous Pct day Move Japan yen 135.280 134.97 -0.23 Sing dlr 1.382 1.3812 -0.04 Taiwan dlr 30.018 29.95 -0.23 Korean won 1303.100 1298.3 -0.37 Baht 35.745 35.565 -0.50 Peso 55.590 55.541 -0.09 Rupiah
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Indian rupee jumps after RBI's rate hike, Thai baht firms 1%

* Thai baht, S. Korean won firm about 1% each * India's RBI hikes by 50 bps * Indonesia Q2 GDP +5.4%, fastest growth rate in a year * Taiwan, China shares soar, while Malaysia falls By Sameer Manekar Aug 5 (Reuters) - The Indian rupee firmed on Friday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced its third rate hike in as many months, while the T
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Indian rupee jumps after RBI's rate hike, Thai baht firms 1%

* Thai baht, S. Korean won firm about 1% each * India's RBI hikes by 50 bps * Indonesia Q2 GDP +5.4%, fastest growth rate in a year * Taiwan, China shares soar, while Malaysia falls By Sameer Manekar Aug 5 (Reuters) - The Indian rupee firmed on Friday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced its third rate hike in as many months, while the T
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Thai baht, S.Korea's won lead Asian currencies higher on tepid dollar

* Thai baht, S. Korean won firm about 1% each * India's RBI expected to hike rate - Reuters poll * Indonesia Q2 GDP +5.4%, fastest growth rate in a year * Philippine July inflation highest since 2018 By Sameer Manekar Aug 5 (Reuters) - The Thai baht appreciated 1% on Friday ahead of a central bank meeting next week which is expected to see the tour
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Thai baht, S.Korea's won lead Asian currencies higher on tepid dollar

* Thai baht, S. Korean won firm about 1% each * India's RBI expected to hike rate - Reuters poll * Indonesia Q2 GDP +5.4%, fastest growth rate in a year * Philippine July inflation highest since 2018 By Sameer Manekar Aug 5 (Reuters) - The Thai baht appreciated 1% on Friday ahead of a central bank meeting next week which is expected to see the tour
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