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The Shared currency rose to $1.1730 on easing concerns about Trump's health, as investors prepare for the run-up to the next month's U.S presidential election.
The Pound sterling meandered at $1.2936 after German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she had no breakthrough to announce from EU talks with Britain but remained optimistic that a deal on their post-Brexit trade relationship was still possible before year-end.
The haven yen dropped to 105.58 against the U.S dollar despite a better than expected Japanese Services PMI earlier today.
The Aussie dollar edged up to $0.7180 after the Australian government announced additional wage subsidies to help the labour market.
South Africa's rand surged to 16.48 versus the greenback on risk appetite after President Donald Trumps doctors painted an upbeat picture on Sunday.
The USD/MUR idled at 40.35(selling) on the domestic market.
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18:00 - USD - ISM Non-Manufacturing Employment (Aug)