Dollar extends gains versus yen after U.S. data
NEW YORK Feb 1 (Reuters) - The dollar rose versus the yen on Friday after data showed the pace of growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector picked up in January to its highest level in nine months.
The dollar traded as high as 92.20 yen after the data, compared with 92.08 earlier. It was last at 92.16 yen, up 0.5 percent on the day.
Separate data showed U.S. construction spending rose in December.
DAVOS, Switzerland - Central banks have done their best to rescue the world economy by printing money and politicians must now act fast to enact structural reforms and pro-investment policies to boost growth, central bankers said on Saturday.