Japan, France fin mins concerned over weak dollar

The Japanese and French finance ministers expressed concern about the weak US dollar and agreed to bring the issue before Group of Seven finance ministers meeting in April, officials said in Tokyo.

French Finance Minister Thierry Breton, in Tokyo with President Jacques Chirac, told his Japanese counterpart Sadakazu Tanigaki that the dollar's weakness was "a concern" for the French economy, a Japanese finance ministry official said.

The two ministers were quoted as saying they would bring the issue

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