An outdoor display for items outside a drugstore chain store in downtown Tokyo on November 18, 2022. Photo: AFP
An outdoor display for items outside a drugstore chain store in downtown Tokyo on November 18, 2022. Photo: AFP
Currencies

Yen’s share of global payments drops to lowest level since 2014, Swift’s data shows

  • The share of the Japanese currency in global payments fell to 2.54 per cent in November, the lowest level since August 2014
  • The yen remains the fourth most-used currency in payments behind the US dollar, the euro and the pound sterling

An outdoor display for items outside a drugstore chain store in downtown Tokyo on November 18, 2022. Photo: AFP
An outdoor display for items outside a drugstore chain store in downtown Tokyo on November 18, 2022. Photo: AFP
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