Dollar Briefly Tops 130.50 Yen in Tokyo

Dollar Briefly Tops 130.50 Yen in Tokyo

   Tokyo, Jan. 25 (Jiji Press)--The dollar temporarily rose past 130.50 yen in Tokyo trading Wednesday, partly backed by a rise in U.S. long-term interest rates.
   At 5 p.m., the dollar stood at 130.43-44 yen, up from 129.80-82 yen at the same time Tuesday. The euro was at 1.0881-0881 dollars, down from 1.0893-0893 dollars, and at 141.92-93 yen, down from 141.39-39 yen.

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