Jan 6 The dollar rose to session highs against a
number of major currencies after December's U.S. non-farm
payrolls report showed a slowing in hiring but an increase in
wages, setting the economy up for further interest rate
increases from the Federal Reserve this year.
The dollar rose to a session high against the yen of
116.42 yen, while the euro, after hitting a one-week high
immediately after the report's release, fell to a session low of
The dollar also hit session highs against the Swiss franc
and the British pound.
(Reporting by Dion Rabouin; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)