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Reuters
Japan economy minister Motegi: Economy recovering moderately as a trendconference. “Taken together, the recovery (in domestic demand) is continuing,”
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
conference. “Taken together, the recovery (in domestic demand) is continuing,” he said after the release of third-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) data. Reporting by Leika Kihara, Tetsushi Kajimoto and Minami Funakoshi; Editing by Chang-Ran... Read more
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EuroNews
Japan's cash-rich companies ready to spend more on M&A, not wages - Reuters pollBy Tetsushi Kajimoto TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese companies are warming to mobili
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
By Tetsushi Kajimoto TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese companies are warming to mobilising their mountains of accumulated cash for mergers and acquisitions but remain stubbornly resistant to wage increases, a Reuters poll showed on Monday. Prime Minister... Read more
10d
Reuters
Japan's cash-rich companies ready to spend more on M&A, not wagesfor a balanced budget. Abe postponed the government’s target for the fiscal yea
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
for a balanced budget. Abe postponed the government’s target for the fiscal year to March 2021 and has not yet set a new deadline. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Additional reporting by Izumi Nakagawa; Editing by Malcolm Foster and Edmund K... Read more
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EuroNews
Japan manufacturers' mood slips but hovers near decade high - Reuters Tankan By Tetsushi Kajimoto and Izumi Nakagawa TOKYO (Reuters) – Confidence among Ja
EuroNews / Posted 13 days ago
By Tetsushi Kajimoto and Izumi Nakagawa TOKYO (Reuters) – Confidence among Japanese manufacturers slipped in November from a decade high seen the previous month, a Reuters... Read more
13d
Reuters
Japan Finmin Aso: Not aware that agreement on TPP-11 pact has been reachedtrade minister said on Thursday the TPP countries had reached agreement in talk
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
trade minister said on Thursday the TPP countries had reached agreement in talks, but he gave no details and said there would be an announcement on Friday. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto and Kaori Kaneko; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim and Richard B... Read more
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Reuters
Japan manufacturers' mood slips but hovers near decade high: Reuters TankanReuters Tankan indexes are calculated by subtracting the percentage of pessimis
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
Reuters Tankan indexes are calculated by subtracting the percentage of pessimistic respondents from optimistic ones. A positive figure means optimists outnumber pessimists. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto and Izumi Nakagawa; Editing by Eric... Read more
15d
Reuters
IMF, BOJ member say Japan needs to keep stimulus runningIt also buys government bonds and riskier assets, including ETFs. Reporting by
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
It also buys government bonds and riskier assets, including ETFs. Reporting by Leika Kihara in Tokyo and Sumio Ito in Miyazaki; Additional reporting by Stanley White, Chris Gallagher, Tetsushi Kajimoto and Takashi Umekawa; Editing by S... Read more
16d
Reuters
Japan fin min says won't use FTA to resolve U.S. trade imbalanceWashington would abandon soon after he took office. The 11 remaining nations in
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
Washington would abandon soon after he took office. The 11 remaining nations in the TPP are edging closer to sealing a comprehensive free trade pact without the United States. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim and Sam... Read more
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21d
Reuters
Aso praises BOJ's Kuroda, raises expectations of reappointment as governorboard newcomer called for clearer commitment to ramp up stimulus if necessary,
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
board newcomer called for clearer commitment to ramp up stimulus if necessary, potentially complicating future efforts by the BOJ to dial back its massive monetary stimulus. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Richard Borsuk & Shri Navara... Read more
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21d
Reuters
Japan PM Abe says he trusts BOJ Kuroda's ability, no decision on next governorcalled for clearer commitment to ramp up stimulus if necessary, potentially com
Reuters / Posted 21 days ago
called for clearer commitment to ramp up stimulus if necessary, potentially complicating future efforts by the central bank to dial back its massive monetary stimulus. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Clarence Fernandez/Mar... Read more
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22d
Reuters
Japan PM Abe: trusts BOJ Kuroda's ability, no decision on next governorto reboot the stale economy and bolster defense. His Liberal Democratic Party-l
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
to reboot the stale economy and bolster defense. His Liberal Democratic Party-led coalition retained its two-thirds “super majority” in parliament’s lower house in the Oct. 22 election. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Clarence Fer... Read more
23d
Business Standard India
BOJ keeps policy steady; newcomer signals desire for future easingtarget for 10-year Japanese government bonds around zero percent. The decision
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
target for 10-year Japanese government bonds around zero percent. The decision on maintaining interest rate targets was made by an 8-1 vote. (Reporting by Leika Kihara, Stanley White, Tetsushi Kajimoto and Kaori Kaneko; Editing by Chris Galla... Read more
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23d
Reuters
BOJ keeps policy steady; board newcomer signals desire for easingkeeping the bank under pressure to maintain ultra-easy policy even as its U.S.
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
keeping the bank under pressure to maintain ultra-easy policy even as its U.S. and European peers begin to scale back their stimulus. Reporting by Leika Kihara and Stanley White; Additional reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Er... Read more
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23d
Reuters
BOJ set to hold fire; focus on dissenter's stimulus preferencebelow the BOJ’s target, keeping the bank under pressure to maintain ultra-easy
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
below the BOJ’s target, keeping the bank under pressure to maintain ultra-easy policy even as its U.S. and European peers begin to scale back their stimulus. Reporting by Leika Kihara; Additional reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Eric Mei... Read more
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28d
Reuters
Abe to order extra Japan budget to accelerate economic agenda – sourcespackage totaling around 2 trillion yen ($18 billion), which Abe has vowed to co
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
package totaling around 2 trillion yen ($18 billion), which Abe has vowed to compile in order to achieve his pledge to spend heavily on education and childcare. Reporting by Takaya Yamaguchi; Writing by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Richard... Read more
29d
Channel NewsAsia
Japan Abe's post-election policy targets wages, delays fiscal reformbut wages have barely risen, weighing on consumption that makes up 60 percent o
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
but wages have barely risen, weighing on consumption that makes up 60 percent of the economy. (Additional reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto, Kaori Kaneko, Takaya Yamaguchi, Takashi Umekawa and Izumi Nakagawa; Editing by Sam Holmes)Sourc... Read more
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Reuters
Japan government says needs to spur firms to spend cash pile on capex, wagesUnited States has withdrawn from the TPP earlier this year under President Trum
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
United States has withdrawn from the TPP earlier this year under President Trump’s ‘America First’ policy, raising concerns about a rising protectionism around the world. Reporting by Tetsushi Kajimoto; Editing by Chris Gallagher and Kim... Read more
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