JPY (¥)

Currency: Japanese yen

The Japanese yen is the official currency of Japan. One US dollar is worth around 110.00 JPY. The Japanese yen (JPY) is the currency of Japan, which is situated in East Asia. It was first introduced in 1871, replacing the feudal currency systems. The yen is subdivided into 100 sen or 1000 rin. The Bank of Japan is responsible for issuing and managing the currency. The yen is widely used throughout the country and is accepted at most major businesses, including hotels, restaurants, and shops. The currency has experienced relatively little fluctuation in recent years, making it a stable currency in the region.