May 25, 2015

Dollar Advances above 121.50 Yen in Tokyo

Tokyo, May 25 (Jiji Press)--The dollar advanced above 121.50 yen in Tokyo trading on Monday, underpinned by strong U.S. inflation data and U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's remarks suggesting an interest rate hike later this year.

TEPCO, Mitsubishi to Join Thermal Power Plant Project in Qatar

Tokyo, May 25 (Jiji Press)--Tokyo Electric Power Co. <9501> and Mitsubishi Corp. <8058> said Monday that they will jointly participate in a large-scale natural gas-fired thermal power plant project in Qatar.

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