Usd/jpy - 97.52 ... The greenback rebounded after finding renewed buying interest at 97.00 by Japanese retail investors in Asian morning (eur/jpy rose strongly fm 121.73 to 123.30 on short-covering). Bids are noted at 96.90/95 with stops seen below 96.80. On the upside, offers are reported ahead of 98.00 with stops abv there. Investors are also focusing on the speech fm Bank of Japan Governor Shirakawa.