Usd/jpy - 98.80...Despite intra-day brief rise to 99.17 (st specs took advantage of a holiday-thinned market to trigger stops placed abv 99.00), dlr has retreated on profit taking n minor consolidation is seen in Asia with most centres closed for the May Day/Labour Day holiday. Bids are reported at 98.50 n also 98.10/20 while on the upside, offers remain at 98.30/40 with stops placed abv there. CPI data out of Japan this morning was mixed, while the unemployment rate rose to 4.8% fm 4.4%...