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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan warns of increased activity at volcano near nuclear plant

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 02:14pm by Reuters in Tokyo

    ... crisis. Critics point out that the Sendai plant is located about 50 kilometres from Mount Sakurajima, an active volcano that erupts frequently. Five giant calderas, crater-like depressions formed ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    More problems hit Japanese minister still smarting from S&M scandal

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 11:02pm by AFP

    ... in trust during his tenure as minister. Miyazawa bought the vast majority of the stock before the atomic crisis, for which the company was severely criticised. "I don't think there is any ...

  3. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Japan exports grow at fastest pace in 7 months, but slowing growth looms

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 02:30pm by Reuters

    ... also gained an annual 8.8 per cent, but there are worries as growth in Asia's economic powerhouse slowed to its weakest since the global financial crisis in the third quarter. Exports have ... 7.1 per cent in the second quarter, with the tax hike causing the biggest contraction since the 2009 global financial crisis. The BOJ can take some comfort from the September export data, ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan minister in sadomasochism bar scandal hit by fresh allegations

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 02:42pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... tenure as industry minister. Miyazawa reportedly bought the vast majority of the stock before the atomic crisis, for which the company was severely criticised. “I don’t think there is any problem ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet below 50pc

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:10am by AP

    ... but unpopular rise in the sales tax, after a tax increase in April pushed the world's third-largest economy into its deepest quarterly slump since the 2009 financial crisis. In the latest Kyodo ...

  6. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Bank of Japan governor pledges to prolong stimulus

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 06:05am by Reuters

    ... "If the currency moves reflect economic and financial fundamentals, they should be positive, not negative, for the economy," he said yesterday. As widely expected, the Bank of Japan ...

  7. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Japan machinery orders rise but doubts about economy remain

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 05:49am by Reuters

    ... quarter since the 2008-09 global financial crisis. The data followed a slump in August factory output and other soft indicators including exports and household spending, complicating ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Making a mint abroad: Japan Mint turns to overseas markets

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 05:16am by Julian Ryall

    ... for quality. "The Japan Mint has exerted great efforts to receive orders for coins from foreign currency authorities in recent years," said Izumi. "Our production technologies, ...

  9. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda calls for stable yen

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Osaka Kuroda warns that sharp declines in the Japanese currency are hurting profits for domestic companies by raising import costs Bank of Japan governor calls for stable yen ... important," Kuroda said yesterday in a meeting with business executives in Osaka, western Japan. Kuroda said it was difficult to control yen levels with Japanese policy alone because currency rates ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Ex-Tepco executives deserve indictment over Fukushima nuclear crisis, says Tokyo panel

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 01:30pm by AFP

    ... prosecutors announced last year that they would not pursue a criminal case. But about 5,700 people, including Fukushima residents affected by the nuclear crisis, were dissatisfied ...




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