Usd/jpy - 99.17...Dlr fell to 98.94 in Asia on selling fm exporters but volume was relatively thin with some traders on the sidelines ahead of the U.S. jobs data to be released later today at 12:30GMT, however, price has recovered after the Nikkei-225 rose in its afternoon session (the index is now up around 70 points). Bids are reported at 98.80/90 with stops noted below 98.50 while on the upside, offers are lined up at 98.80/90 to protect an option barrier at 100.00.