Yuan weakens to 6.6490 per USD Wednesday

Updated: 2010-11-17 10:26
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BEIJING - The central parity rate of renminbi, or China's currency yuan, weakened to 6.6490 per US dollar Wednesday from Tuesday's 6.6441, according to the data released by the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.

At present, the yuan is allowed to float on the inter-bank foreign exchange market within a daily limit of 0.5 percent each way of the central parity rate.