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The Manila Times
Bank of Japan stimulus less than expectedtriggered some disappointment and led to the yen’s surge,” said Yosuke Hosokawa
Bank of Japan stimulus less than expected
The Manila Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
triggered some disappointment and led to the yen’s surge,” said Yosuke Hosokawa, head of the forex sales team at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank. “This shows the ceiling for monetary policy.” The dollar briefly sank below 103 yen from 104.20 yen,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund loses $68 billion over year in stock routinterest rates sent yields tumbling. "The results are painful," said Masahiro
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund loses $68 billion over year in stock rout
Canberra Times / Posted 4 hours ago
interest rates sent yields tumbling. "The results are painful," said Masahiro Ichikawa, a senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Co in Tokyo. "Because it's a pension fund, they need to have a long-term outlook, so I don't think we... Read more
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Market Watch
Mizuho profit falls 16% as BOJ subzero rate weighsof Mizuho ended up 5.7% at Y167.1, while the other megabanks, Mitsubishi UFJ Fi
Mizuho profit falls 16% as BOJ subzero rate weighs
Market Watch / Posted 5 hours ago
of Mizuho ended up 5.7% at Y167.1, while the other megabanks, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (8306.TO) and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. (8316.TO), rose 7.7% and 7.8%, respectively. Japan's largest bank, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial... Read more
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Japan Today
Nomura Holdings Q1 net profit plunges 32% ‹ Japan Todaya key interest rate below zero in February. Other Japanese brokerages includin
Nomura Holdings Q1 net profit plunges 32% ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 hours ago
a key interest rate below zero in February. Other Japanese brokerages including Daiwa Securities Group Inc and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc’s SMBC Nikko - the country’s No. 2 and No. 3 respectively - have also reported first-quarter... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Developers nab $1.2 billion loan for latest Hudson Yards towerto fund construction of the mall and 30 Hudson Yards. Additionally, Related ha
Developers nab $1.2 billion loan for latest Hudson Yards tower
Crain's New York Business / Posted 20 hours ago
to fund construction of the mall and 30 Hudson Yards. Additionally, Related has partnered with Japanese development firm Mitsui Fudosan to build 55 Hudson Yards, a 1.3 million-square-foot office tower that is under construction. Get Crain's Real... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Japanese glass artist reveals he's colourblindglass artist stuns Canberra Glassworks with revelation he is colourblind Visit
Japanese glass artist reveals he's colourblind
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
glass artist stuns Canberra Glassworks with revelation he is colourblind Visiting Japanese glass artist Takeyoshi Mitsui has stunned his hosts at the Canberra Glassworks by revealing he is colourblind. Mr Mitsui, from the Toyama Glass... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle-based Asia hospital chain gets $101M investmentcompany is investing $101 million in a hospital chain in Southeast Asia and Ind
Seattle-based Asia hospital chain gets $101M investment
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
company is investing $101 million in a hospital chain in Southeast Asia and India started by a Seattle investment company. Mitsui & Co. is investing the $101 million in Columbia Asia, which has 27 hospitals and one clinic in India, Malaysia,... Read more
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New Kerala
Japanese firm invests $101 mn in Columbia hospital - newkerala.com #96500The investment also makes Mitsui join the Columbia Asia board with two Director
Japanese firm invests $101 mn in Columbia hospital - newkerala.com #96500
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
The investment also makes Mitsui join the Columbia Asia board with two Directors to play a role in its operations. With 27 hospitals and one clinic each in India, Malaysia, Vietnam and Indonesia, Columbia healthcare firm serves Asia's... Read more
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New Kerala
Columbia Asia receives $101 million investment from Mitsui & Co. - newkerala.com #96261Tokyo-based Mitsui Co., Ltd, already a major healthcare investor in Asia, said
Columbia Asia receives $101 million investment from Mitsui & Co. - newkerala.com #96261
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Tokyo-based Mitsui Co., Ltd, already a major healthcare investor in Asia, said it saw tremendous growth potential in the Columbia Asia platform, which is the only healthcare provider in Asia to operate hospitals in so many countries under a single... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dar es Salaam to Start Construction of the Long-Awaited Rail FlyoverOctober 2018, thus improving congestion in the city," Tsuji explained. The Pro
Dar es Salaam to Start Construction of the Long-Awaited Rail Flyover
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
October 2018, thus improving congestion in the city," Tsuji explained. The Project Manager, Nobuhiko Maruni from Sumitomo Mitsui Construction Company Limited, said that his company needs a good plan to implement such a big project. "This is the... Read more
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Market Watch
Dollar rises against yen amid conflicting reports about Japan stimulushighly possible that such an impression will gradually strengthen,” said Masahi
Dollar rises against yen amid conflicting reports about Japan stimulus
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
highly possible that such an impression will gradually strengthen,” said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. The headline was powerful enough to pull down the yen while some investors were still exiting... Read more
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Business Wire
Columbia Asia Receives $101M Investment from Mitsui & Co.largest and fastest-growing healthcare companies in Asia, announced today it is
Columbia Asia Receives $101M Investment from Mitsui & Co.
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
largest and fastest-growing healthcare companies in Asia, announced today it is receiving $101 million in investment from Mitsui & Co., Ltd., one of the world’s largest and most respected trading companies. Columbia Asia, part of Seattle-based... Read more
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International Business Times
Most Asian markets trade higher as policymakers agree to support global growth at G20 summit year". "Markets are calming down after the initial shock from Brexit," Masayuk
Most Asian markets trade higher as policymakers agree to support global growth at G20 summit
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
year". "Markets are calming down after the initial shock from Brexit," Masayuki Kichikawa, chief strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management was quoted as saying by Reuters. This comes as investors start expecting additional stimulus from... Read more
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Reuters
Asian shares near nine-month peak, dollar shinesare calming down after the initial shock from Brexit," said Masayuki Kichikawa,
Asian shares near nine-month peak, dollar shines
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
are calming down after the initial shock from Brexit," said Masayuki Kichikawa, chief strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Following Brexit, investors expect more stimulus from central banks in coming months. As European... Read more
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Business Standard India
IOC in talks to buy GSPC's stake in Mundra LNG terminalgas to users. Besides the three, other firms which had expressed interest incl
IOC in talks to buy GSPC's stake in Mundra LNG terminal
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
gas to users. Besides the three, other firms which had expressed interest included Petronet LNG, Torrent Energy, Japan's Mitsui & Co and Toyota Tsusho, sources said. Mundra terminal, which is to be financed in a debt to equity ratio of 70:30, is... Read more
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Business Standard India
IOC in talks to buy GSPC's stake in Mundra LNG terminalgas to users. Besides the three, other firms which had expressed interest incl
IOC in talks to buy GSPC's stake in Mundra LNG terminal
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
gas to users. Besides the three, other firms which had expressed interest included Petronet LNG, Torrent Energy, Japan's Mitsui & Co and Toyota Tsusho, sources said. Mundra terminal, which is to be financed in a debt to equity ratio of 70:30, is... Read more
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Times of Malta
Muscat leaving for Singapore to dispatch delayed LNG shipfloating storage unit is an LNG carrier built in 1985, named the Wakabu Maru an
Muscat leaving for Singapore to dispatch delayed LNG ship
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
floating storage unit is an LNG carrier built in 1985, named the Wakabu Maru and sold to Malaysia’s Bumi Armada by Japan’s Mitsui OSK lines. It is now named Armada LNG Mediterrana. The Malaysian company won the contract from Electrogas to supply,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions(NRI). Financial institutions such as Nomura Securities, SBI Securities, the B
Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
(NRI). Financial institutions such as Nomura Securities, SBI Securities, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking now offer private pension plans and could benefit from a significant expansion in this market. Around 18... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Portland Community College selects Mark Mitsui as its next presidentPORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Community College’s board of directors has announced
Portland Community College selects Mark Mitsui as its next president
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Community College’s board of directors has announced the selection of Mark Mitsui as the college’s next president. The news was made public at PCC’s monthly board meeting held Thursday, July 21. Mitsui will begin his work... Read more
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CNBC
Yen off 6-week low after helicopter money mania shot downhand, it is true that the market is still somehow wary of the possibility the B
Yen off 6-week low after helicopter money mania shot down
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
hand, it is true that the market is still somehow wary of the possibility the BOJ may open the Pandora's Box next week," said Daisuke Uno, chief strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Bank. The BOJ will hold a policy review on Thursday and Friday next... Read more
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Reuters
Yen off six-week low after 'helicopter money' mania shot downwary of the possibility the BOJ may open the Pandora's Box next week," said Dai
Yen off six-week low after 'helicopter money' mania shot down
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
wary of the possibility the BOJ may open the Pandora's Box next week," said Daisuke Uno, chief strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Bank. The BOJ will hold a policy review on Thursday and Friday next week. The euro was little changed against the... Read more
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Japan Today
Yen hits 6-week low ‹ Japan Todaynow, it seems poised for a further push higher against the yen, said Shinsuke S
Yen hits 6-week low ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
now, it seems poised for a further push higher against the yen, said Shinsuke Sato, head of FX trading group for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Tokyo. “If you consider the factors that are in sight now, there are hopes for a decent... Read more
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Japan Today
No retiree left behind: Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions ‹ Japan Todayinstitutions such as Nomura Securities Co, SBI Securities Co, the Bank of Tokyo
No retiree left behind: Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 8 days ago
institutions such as Nomura Securities Co, SBI Securities Co, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp now offer private pension plans and could benefit from a significant expansion in this market. Around... Read more
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Fortune
‘I Can’t Rely on the Country’: Why Japan Is Turning to Riskier DIY Pensionsinstitutions such as Nomura Securities Co , SBI Securities Co, the Bank of Toky
‘I Can’t Rely on the Country’: Why Japan Is Turning to Riskier DIY Pensions
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
institutions such as Nomura Securities Co , SBI Securities Co, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp now offer private pension plans and could benefit from a significant expansion in this market. Around... Read more
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dna
No retiree left behind: Japan turns to riskier DIY pensionsFinancial institutions such as Nomura Securities Co , SBI Securities Co, the Ba
No retiree left behind: Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Financial institutions such as Nomura Securities Co , SBI Securities Co, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp now offer private pension plans and could benefit from a significant expansion in this market. Around 18... Read more
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Reuters
No retiree left behind: Japan turns to riskier DIY pensionssuch as Nomura Securities Co NMHLDA.UL (8604.T), SBI Securities Co, the Bank of
No retiree left behind: Japan turns to riskier DIY pensions
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
such as Nomura Securities Co NMHLDA.UL (8604.T), SBI Securities Co, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ (8306.T), and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp (8316.T) now offer private pension plans and could benefit from a significant expansion in this... Read more
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International Business Times
Most Asian stock markets trade lower as crude oil prices slip further over Asian stock markets seems to have been offset by the decline in oil prices
Most Asian stock markets trade lower as crude oil prices slip further
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
over Asian stock markets seems to have been offset by the decline in oil prices. Ayako Sera, market economist at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank in Tokyo, said while weaker oil prices had a negative impact on related sectors, Asian markets were trading... Read more
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iol.co.za
Asian stocks slidewhen markets attain such high levels, and some profit-taking is natural,” said
Asian stocks slide
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
when markets attain such high levels, and some profit-taking is natural,” said Ayako Sera, market economist at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank in Tokyo, who noted that weaker oil prices were taking their toll on related sectors. Pressure remained on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Asian shares dip, crude oil extends losseswhen markets attain such high levels, and some profit-taking is natural," said
Asian shares dip, crude oil extends losses
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
when markets attain such high levels, and some profit-taking is natural," said Ayako Sera, market economist at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank in Tokyo, who noted that weaker oil prices were taking their toll on related sectors. Pressure remained on... Read more
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The Economic Times
Max Life promoters negotiating non-compete fee with HDFCunder negotiations. The non-compete fee for Max is reminiscent of a transaction
Max Life promoters negotiating non-compete fee with HDFC
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
under negotiations. The non-compete fee for Max is reminiscent of a transaction that happened in 2012 when Japanese company Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (MSI) bought 26 per cent stake in Max New York Life Insurance Company Ltd for around Rs 2,731... Read more
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Reuters
Elliott sues Bank of East Asia over share sales, escalating disputeand "alleged serious corporate governance failings" in relation to last year's
Elliott sues Bank of East Asia over share sales, escalating dispute
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
and "alleged serious corporate governance failings" in relation to last year's issue of new shares to Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp (SMBC). The dispute pits the $27 billion hedge fund founded by billionaire Paul Singer against BEA's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Elliott sues Bank of East Asia over share sales, escalating disputeand "alleged serious corporate governance failings" in relation to last year's
Elliott sues Bank of East Asia over share sales, escalating dispute
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
and "alleged serious corporate governance failings" in relation to last year's issue of new shares to Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp (SMBC). The dispute pits the US$27 billion hedge fund founded by billionaire Paul Singer against BEA's... Read more
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CNBC
Turkish lira rises after coup fails; yen slipsin the wake of its sharp rally against the yen last week, said Satoshi Okagawa,
Turkish lira rises after coup fails; yen slips
CNBC / Posted 11 days ago
in the wake of its sharp rally against the yen last week, said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global markets analyst for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Singapore. "I think the yen might edge higher. I don't expect the dollar to fall below 100... Read more
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Reuters
Turkish lira rises after coup fails; yen slipsin the wake of its sharp rally against the yen last week, said Satoshi Okagawa,
Turkish lira rises after coup fails; yen slips
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
in the wake of its sharp rally against the yen last week, said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global markets analyst for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Singapore. "I think the yen might edge higher. I don't expect the dollar to fall below 100... Read more
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asianage
Japanese chat app Line soars in New York-Tokyo dual listingLine can sell ads to increase its profit margin," said Masashi Oda, general man
Japanese chat app Line soars in New York-Tokyo dual listing
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
Line can sell ads to increase its profit margin," said Masashi Oda, general manager of strategic investment at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management. "Whether Line can expand beyond its core market is key. In the U.S., there is much more... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Woodside taps OneSubsea for Greater Enfield projectand workover control systems, landing string, and installation and commissionin
Woodside taps OneSubsea for Greater Enfield project
Offshore Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
and workover control systems, landing string, and installation and commissioning services. Woodside Energy and Mitsui E&P Australia sanctioned the Greater Enfield development last month. The project is targeting 69 MMboe from the... Read more
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Fortune
Japanese Chat App Line Scores Dual Listing and Biggest Tech IPO This YearLine can sell ads to increase its profit margin,” said Masashi Oda, general man
Japanese Chat App Line Scores Dual Listing and Biggest Tech IPO This Year
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
Line can sell ads to increase its profit margin,” said Masashi Oda, general manager of strategic investment at Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management. “Whether Line can expand beyond its core market is key. In the U.S., there is much more... Read more
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CNBC
Yen slides as solid Chinese data bolsters risk sentimentafford to stand pat and do nothing at its policy meeting," said Satoshi Okagawa
Yen slides as solid Chinese data bolsters risk sentiment
CNBC / Posted 14 days ago
afford to stand pat and do nothing at its policy meeting," said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global markets analyst for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Singapore. Nevertheless, the dollar will probably have a hard time rising as far as 110 yen... Read more
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Japan Today
MBK Partners plans to buy Japan's Accordia in deal valuing target at up to $1.5 bln - LPC ‹ Japan Todaynews service, that the country’s big three banks - Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Gro
MBK Partners plans to buy Japan's Accordia in deal valuing target at up to $1.5 bln - LPC ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 14 days ago
news service, that the country’s big three banks - Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Mizuho Financial Group and Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group - are working on arranging senior loans worth 75 billion yen for MBK Partners to fund the deal. As... Read more
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Market Watch
Dollar slips after Japan rules out ‘helicopter money’is not strong enough to shape investors views about (the Federal Reserve’s) rat
Dollar slips after Japan rules out ‘helicopter money’
Market Watch / Posted 16 days ago
is not strong enough to shape investors views about (the Federal Reserve’s) rate increase.” Ayako Sera, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank. “There is no truth that the government is considering such a policy,” said Suga at a press conference.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Improved risk appetite lifts Asian sharesnegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment,” said Masa
Improved risk appetite lifts Asian shares
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment,” said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Britain's interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as the country's prime minister on... Read more
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dna
Asian shares near 2016 peak as risk appetite improvesnegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares near 2016 peak as risk appetite improves
dna / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Britain's interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as the country's prime minister on... Read more
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Herald Sun
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peaknegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday. On... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peaknegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday. On... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peaknegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday. On... Read more
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The Star
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak as risk appetite improvesnegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak as risk appetite improves
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday. On... Read more
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Reuters
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak as risk appetite improvesnegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak as risk appetite improves
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday. On... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak as risk appetite improvesnegotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masa
Asian shares within reach of 2016 peak as risk appetite improves
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
negotiations may begin earlier. That is soothing investor sentiment," said Masahiro Ichikawa, senior strategist at Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management. Interior minister Theresa May is set to take over as Britain's prime minister on Wednesday. On... Read more
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The Hindu
India seeks market access for sesame seeds in JapanCommerce Ministry will be pushing a proposal asking Japan to bring its big ‘gen
India seeks market access for sesame seeds in Japan
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Commerce Ministry will be pushing a proposal asking Japan to bring its big ‘general trading companies’ such as Itochu, Mitsui and Mitsubishi to India for bulk purchase of sesame seeds (locally known as ‘till’), official sources told The... Read more
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