Usd/jpy - 92.66 ... The greenback maintained a firm undertone after Japan's ruling Democratic Party picked Kan, former finance minister, as the next prime minister. Traders remain sidelined awaiting the release of US employment report which may would boost optimism about future growth in the US economy. Economists expect a 513,000 jobs were created in May compared with a gain of 290,000 jobs in April. The unemployment rate is seen at 9.8% , compared with a 9.9% rate in April. Bids are reported at 92.50/55, 92.20/30 with some stops seen below 92.00. On the upside, some offers by Japanese exporters are tipped at 92.90/00.