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Reuters
China holds Japanese man for endangering national securityforeign ministry told Reuters on Saturday in a faxed response to questions. Th
China holds Japanese man for endangering national security
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
foreign ministry told Reuters on Saturday in a faxed response to questions. The fax confirmed a report from Japan's Kyodo news agency on Friday, and added that the Japanese embassy had been informed. The man, in his late 50s, was scheduled... Read more
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Japan Today
China detains Japanese man for endangering national security ‹ Japan TodayChina is investigating a Japanese citizen on suspicion of endangering national
China detains Japanese man for endangering national security ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 hours ago
China is investigating a Japanese citizen on suspicion of endangering national security, Japan’s Kyodo news agency cited the Chinese Foreign Ministry as saying on Friday. The man, in his late 50s, was scheduled to stay in Beijing for five days... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China holds Japanese man for endangering national securityTOKYO: China is investigating a Japanese citizen on suspicion of endangering na
China holds Japanese man for endangering national security
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
TOKYO: China is investigating a Japanese citizen on suspicion of endangering national security, Japan's Kyodo news agency cited the Chinese Foreign Ministry as saying on Friday. The man, in his late 50s, was scheduled to stay in Beijing for five... Read more
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New Kerala
China detains Japanese for 'spying' - newkerala.com #97338but did not return to Japan and had not been answering his phone, according to
China detains Japanese for 'spying' - newkerala.com #97338
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
but did not return to Japan and had not been answering his phone, according to sources close to the Japanese government, Kyodo News reported, adding that he has a history of being involved with the Social Democratic Party, a minor opposition... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan central bank adds modest stimulus, as economy coastsof assets from financial institutions to help inject more cash into the economy
Japan central bank adds modest stimulus, as economy coasts
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of assets from financial institutions to help inject more cash into the economy and pursue its 2 percent inflation target. (Kyodo News via AP) less Governor of the Bank of Japan Haruhiko Kuroda, center back, poses with other members of Policy Board... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan central bank opts for modest stimulus expansionof assets from financial institutions to help inject more cash into the economy
Japan central bank opts for modest stimulus expansion
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of assets from financial institutions to help inject more cash into the economy and pursue its 2 percent inflation target. (Kyodo News via AP) less Governor of the Bank of Japan Haruhiko Kuroda, center back, poses with other members of Policy Board... Read more
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Japan Today
Pressure for BOJ easing intensifies as economy minister urges action ‹ Japan TodayHaruhiko) Kuroda understands that the world is watching,” he said in a televisi
Pressure for BOJ easing intensifies as economy minister urges action ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
Haruhiko) Kuroda understands that the world is watching,” he said in a television appearance on Wednesday evening, the Kyodo news agency reported. The remarks suggest the earlier-than-expected announcement of Abe’s economic package was an... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese Nobel laureate keen to use AI in iPS cell treatment ‹ Japan Todayassess the safety (of the cells) in an objective manner and without oversight,”
Japanese Nobel laureate keen to use AI in iPS cell treatment ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
assess the safety (of the cells) in an objective manner and without oversight,” Yamanaka said in a recent interview with Kyodo News. Yamanaka, a Kyoto University professor who won the 2012 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for his advanced... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Japanese murder suspect pictured smilingam fully aware this is a statement that defies common sense,' he said, accordin
Japanese murder suspect pictured smiling
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
am fully aware this is a statement that defies common sense,' he said, according to a copy of the letter obtained by the Kyodo news agency. 'However, I could not stand idle as I thought about the exhausted look on the faces of their caretakers,... Read more
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The Age
Japanese stabbing accused Satoshi Uematsu smiles for the camerasTuesday's knife attack, leaves a police station in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo to
Japanese stabbing accused Satoshi Uematsu smiles for the cameras
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday's knife attack, leaves a police station in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo to be sent to prosecutors on Wednesday. Photo: Kyodo News/AP Video footage showed him smiling in a police car as he was driven away. Uematsu, had said in letters he wrote... Read more
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Reuters
Japan economy minister urges Bank of Japan to help support growthmake an appropriate decision," Economy Minister Nobuteru Ishihara said in a tel
Japan economy minister urges Bank of Japan to help support growth
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
make an appropriate decision," Economy Minister Nobuteru Ishihara said in a television appearance on Wednesday evening, the Kyodo news agency reported. "I think (BOJ Governor Haruhiko) Kuroda understands that the world is watching" the bank's... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Chilling grin of Japanese mass killerfacility, called the Tsukui Yamayuri-en, was home to about 150 adult residents
Chilling grin of Japanese mass killer
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
facility, called the Tsukui Yamayuri-en, was home to about 150 adult residents who have mental disabilities, Japan’s Kyodo News service said. Details of the attack, including whether the victims were asleep or otherwise helpless, were not... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Japanese stabbing accused Satoshi Uematsu smiles for the camerasTuesday's knife attack, leaves a police station in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo to
Japanese stabbing accused Satoshi Uematsu smiles for the cameras
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday's knife attack, leaves a police station in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo to be sent to prosecutors on Wednesday. Photo: Kyodo News/AP About half a dozen plainclothes police raided , a former employee of the facility, as reporters and television... Read more
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WA Today
Japanese stabbing accused Satoshi Uematsu smiles for the camerasTuesday's knife attack, leaves a police station in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo to
Japanese stabbing accused Satoshi Uematsu smiles for the cameras
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday's knife attack, leaves a police station in Sagamihara, outside Tokyo to be sent to prosecutors on Wednesday. Photo: Kyodo News/AP About half a dozen plainclothes police raided , a former employee of the facility, as reporters and television... Read more
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Japan Today
M5.4 quake strikes 20 km off Ibaraki ‹ Japan Todayno immediate reports of damage, and the Japan Meteorological Agency issued no t
M5.4 quake strikes 20 km off Ibaraki ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
no immediate reports of damage, and the Japan Meteorological Agency issued no tsunami warning after the quake. Japan’s Kyodo News agency reported that operations at the Tokai No. 2 nuclear power plant were not affected by the quake. (c)... Read more
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New York Post
Creepy suspect reveals his lone ‘remorse’ of grisly knife attackwhen it is difficult for the person to carry out household and social activitie
Creepy suspect reveals his lone ‘remorse’ of grisly knife attack
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
when it is difficult for the person to carry out household and social activities,” he wrote in a letter obtained by the Kyodo news agency. Uematsu even telegraphed the crime saying he could “wipe out a total of 470 disabled individuals” by... Read more
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dna
Magnitude 5.4 quake strikes 20 km off east Japan coast: USGSTokyo. There were no immediate reports of damage, and the Japan Meteorological
Magnitude 5.4 quake strikes 20 km off east Japan coast: USGS
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Tokyo. There were no immediate reports of damage, and the Japan Meteorological Agency issued no tsunami warning after the quake. Japan's Kyodo News agency reported that operations at the Tokai No. 2 nuclear power plant were not affected by the qua... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Mass killing plot in Japan raised alarms, then concern fadedJapan's reputation as one of the safest countries in the world is creating a fa
Mass killing plot in Japan raised alarms, then concern faded
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Japan's reputation as one of the safest countries in the world is creating a false sense of security. (Naohiko Hatta/Kyodo News via AP) less Satoshi Uematsu, the suspect of Tuesday's knife attack at a home for the mentally disabled, sits... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mass killing plot in Japan raised alarms, then concern fadedJapan's reputation as one of the safest countries in the world is creating a fa
Mass killing plot in Japan raised alarms, then concern faded
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Japan's reputation as one of the safest countries in the world is creating a false sense of security. (Naohiko Hatta/Kyodo News via AP) less Satoshi Uematsu, the suspect of Tuesday's knife attack at a home for the mentally disabled, sits... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Magnitude 5.4 quake strikes 20 km off east Japan coast - USGSno immediate reports of damage, and the Japan Meteorological Agency issued no t
Magnitude 5.4 quake strikes 20 km off east Japan coast - USGS
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
no immediate reports of damage, and the Japan Meteorological Agency issued no tsunami warning after the quake. Japan's Kyodo News agency reported that operations at the Tokai No. 2 nuclear power plant were not affected by the quake. (Writing... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Japanese police raid house of knife attack suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Japanese police raid house of knife attack suspect
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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Daily Record
Footage shows man who killed 19 at disabled care home SMIRKING in police vanletters he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and
Footage shows man who killed 19 at disabled care home SMIRKING in police van
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
letters he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, Kyodo news agency reported. Satoshi Uematsu, suspected of a deadly attack at a facility for the disabled, smirks inside a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statementto help revive stalling growth. Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more
Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statement
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
to help revive stalling growth. Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more than 28 trillion yen ($265 billion), the Kyodo News Service and other local media reported. (Iori Sagisawa/Kyodo News via AP) KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 rose... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statementto help revive stalling growth. Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more
Global stocks rise on Japan stimulus ahead of Fed statement
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
to help revive stalling growth. Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more than 28 trillion yen ($265 billion), the Kyodo News Service and other local media reported. (Iori Sagisawa/Kyodo News via AP) less Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Police raid house of knife attack suspecthe wrote in February that he could “obliterate 470 disabled people” and gave de
Police raid house of knife attack suspect
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
he wrote in February that he could “obliterate 470 disabled people” and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a “willingness to kill severely... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulusout over multiple years, diluting its impact. The proposed package is due to b
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
out over multiple years, diluting its impact. The proposed package is due to be approved by the Cabinet on Aug. 2, the Kyodo news service reported. It would then be included in a supplementary budget for consideration by the parliament’s... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
UPDATE: Mom Arrested in Death of ToddlerNews Agency: 19 dead, 20 Injured in Knife AttackJapanese News Agency: 19 dead,
UPDATE: Mom Arrested in Death of Toddler
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 days ago
News Agency: 19 dead, 20 Injured in Knife AttackJapanese News Agency: 19 dead, 20 Injured in Knife Attack The Kyodo news agency is reporting that 19 people are dead and 20 injured following a knife attack in Sagamihara, outside... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Shocking video shows man who killed 19 smiling in police carletters he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and
Shocking video shows man who killed 19 smiling in police car
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
letters he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, Kyodo news agency reported. ANNnewsChilling video taken by members of the press show a relaxed-looking Uematsu, dressed in... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Shinzo Abe announces fresh stimulusthe southern city of Fukuoka, Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more t
Shinzo Abe announces fresh stimulus
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
the southern city of Fukuoka, Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more than 28 trillion yen ($A353.12 billion), the Kyodo News Service and other local media reported. The proposed package is due to be approved by the Cabinet on August 2,... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Police raid home of Japan killing suspecthis victims as they slept. He gave himself up to police after the attack, the c
Police raid home of Japan killing suspect
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
his victims as they slept. He gave himself up to police after the attack, the country's worst mass killing in decades. Kyodo news agency reported the 26-year-old wrote letters in February saying he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" with... Read more
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Island Packet
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulusout over multiple years, diluting its impact. The proposed package is due to b
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
out over multiple years, diluting its impact. The proposed package is due to be approved by the Cabinet on Aug. 2, the Kyodo news service reported. It would then be included in a supplementary budget for consideration by the parliament's... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulusto help revive stalling growth. Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
to help revive stalling growth. Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more than 28 trillion yen ($265 billion), the Kyodo News Service and other local media reported. (Iori Sagisawa/Kyodo News via AP) less Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe... Read more
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Herald Sun
Police raid house of Japan knife suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Police raid house of Japan knife suspect
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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News.com.au
Police raid house of Japan knife suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Police raid house of Japan knife suspect
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Japanese police raid murder suspect's househe wrote in February that he could 'obliterate 470 disabled people' and gave de
Japanese police raid murder suspect's house
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could 'obliterate 470 disabled people' and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a 'willingness to kill severely... Read more
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Perth Now
Police raid house of Japan knife suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Police raid house of Japan knife suspect
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Police raid house of Japan knife suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Police raid house of Japan knife suspect
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Police raid house of Japan knife suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Police raid house of Japan knife suspect
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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SKY News
Japan Suspect 'Smiles' After 19 Killedam fully aware this is a statement that defies common sense," he said, accordin
Japan Suspect 'Smiles' After 19 Killed
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
am fully aware this is a statement that defies common sense," he said, according to a copy of the letter obtained by the Kyodo news agency. "However, I could not stand idle as I thought about the exhausted look on the faces of their caretakers,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Japanese police raid house of knife attack suspecthe wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Japanese police raid house of knife attack suspect
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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dna
Japan knife attack: Suspect had been hospitalised for 'willingness to kill severely disabled people'he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave de
Japan knife attack: Suspect had been hospitalised for 'willingness to kill severely disabled people'
dna / Posted 3 days ago
he wrote in February that he could "obliterate 470 disabled people" and gave detailed plans of how he would do so, the Kyodo news agency reported. He was involuntarily committed to hospital after he expressed a "willingness to kill severely... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Japan police search home of suspect in fatal stabbing spreehis dark turmoil. It demanded that all disabled people be put to death through
Japan police search home of suspect in fatal stabbing spree
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
his dark turmoil. It demanded that all disabled people be put to death through "a world that allows for mercy killing," Kyodo news agency and TBS TV reported. The Parliament office also confirmed the letter. Uematsu boasted in the letter that... Read more
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Canberra Times
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo saysAbe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic st
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo says
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Abe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic stimulus in an effort to prop up the economy, Kyodo News reported. The plan will include 13 trillion yen in "fiscal measures," according to Jiji News, without specifying... Read more
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Daily Herald
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulusin the southern city of Fukuoka, Abe put the scale of the extra spending at mor
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
in the southern city of Fukuoka, Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more than 28 trillion yen ($265 billion), the Kyodo News Service and other local media reported. The proposed package is due to be approved by the Cabinet on Aug. 2,... Read more
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metro
Pictured: Grinning knifeman who left 19 dead at care homehis dark turmoil. It demanded that all disabled people be put to death through
Pictured: Grinning knifeman who left 19 dead at care home
metro / Posted 3 days ago
his dark turmoil. It demanded that all disabled people be put to death through ‘a world that allows for mercy killing’, Kyodo news agency and TBS TV reported. The parliament office also confirmed the letter. Uematsu boasted in the letter that... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo saysAbe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic st
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo says
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Abe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic stimulus in an effort to prop up the economy, Kyodo News reported. The plan will include 13 trillion yen in "fiscal measures," according to Jiji News, without specifying... Read more
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The Age
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo saysAbe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic st
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo says
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Abe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic stimulus in an effort to prop up the economy, Kyodo News reported. The plan will include 13 trillion yen in "fiscal measures," according to Jiji News, without specifying... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo saysAbe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic st
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo says
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Abe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic stimulus in an effort to prop up the economy, Kyodo News reported. The plan will include 13 trillion yen in "fiscal measures," according to Jiji News, without specifying... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulusin the southern city of Fukuoka, Abe put the scale of the extra spending at mor
Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
in the southern city of Fukuoka, Abe put the scale of the extra spending at more than 28 trillion yen ($265 billion), the Kyodo News Service and other local media reported. The proposed package is due to be approved by the Cabinet on Aug. 2,... Read more
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WA Today
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo saysAbe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic st
Japan's Shinzo Abe plans stimulus of more than $354 billion, Kyodo says
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
Abe announced plans for more than 28 trillion yen ($354 billion) in economic stimulus in an effort to prop up the economy, Kyodo News reported. The plan will include 13 trillion yen in "fiscal measures," according to Jiji News, without specifying... Read more
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