Rupee near 3 week high as foreign banks sell dollars
Jul 03 2014 , Mumbai
Foreign institutional investors bought shares worth $216.13 million on Wednesday, provisional exchange data shows.
Local shares up 0.3 percent in early trade.
Most Asian currencies weakened against the dollar.
Asian stocks hovered at a three-year high and the dollar rose early on Thursday after robust jobs data fuelled hopes that the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report would point to momentum building in the economy.