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  1. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    More bad signs for Japan’s economy

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 10:14am by Reuters

    ... household spending in Japan fell for a fifth month in August and factory output unexpectedly declined, highlighting the challenges policymakers face to revive an economy reeling under the strain ... and abroad. Trade ministry data showed industrial output fell 1.5 per cent in August, as hopes for a solid bounce remained elusive after the post-tax rise slump. Japan's economy shrank ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1604421/more-bad-signs-japans-economy
  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Christine Lagarde backs Shinzo Abe’s plan for women to lift Japan economy

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 09:43pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo IMF chief agrees on boosting women in workforce to lift economy, but says Japan could do more Lagarde backs Abe's women plan IMF chief Christine Lagarde yesterday backed Tokyo's efforts to boost the Japanese economy by increasing women's participation in the workforce, and called for even more action, including loosening immigration rules. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1591186/christine-lagarde-backs-shinzo-abes-plan-women-lift-japan-economy
  3. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Japan’s economy shrinks in second quarter as sales tax rise hits

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 09:21am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Rise in sales tax blamed as economy contractsby 7.1 per cent,worse than initial estimates Japan GDP shrinks most in five years Japan's economy shrank an annualised ... contraction was the biggest since January-March 2009, when the global financial crisis affected Japan's exports and factory output, keeping policymakers under pressure to expand fiscal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1587657/japans-economy-shrinks-second-quarter-sales-tax-rise-hits
  4. News - Asia

    Shinzo Abe down to his last arrow in plan to revive Japan's economy

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 10:19pm by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... Kumahira hopes Japan can stop the revolving door of leaders that has paralysed the country's politics and prevented the world's third-biggest economy from playing a bigger role ... the country's economy, an effort that many analysts say is vital to restoring Japan's fiscal vigour. Analysts say that an absence of credible opposition, both within and outside of the LDP, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1573775/shinzo-abe-down-his-last-arrow-plan-revive-japans-economy
  5. Business - Economy - JAPANESE ECONOMY

    Japan economy shrinks 6.8 per cent, most since tsunami, as tax rise bites

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 09:56am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Contraction is biggest since 2011 earthquake, but government takes a relaxed view Japanese economy shrinks as tax rise hits Japan suffered its biggest economic contraction ... recovery. While the news is unlikely to shake the Bank of Japan's conviction that the economy can ride out the impact of the rise in tax, it could add pressure on the bank for further monetary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1572651/japan-economy-shrinks-tax-rise-bites
  6. Business - Economy - MACROSCOPE

    China's bad loans threaten to bring down world economy

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

    ... to paralyse the economy. China is even more reliant on exports than Japan was in the 1990s, and its all-important property market now "may be tipping over". Most worrying is the shaky ... to hell". If Beijing were to attempt a broad credit shake-out now, virtually every sector of the economy would suffer. The risks of social unrest would soar. China may soon face the dilemma Japan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1594175/chinas-bad-loans-threaten-bring-down-world-economy
  7. Business - Economy

    Japan's Abe outlines reform strategy for economy

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 01:25pm by Associated Press in Tokyo

    ... Associated Press in Tokyo Prime Minister Shinzo Abe outlined on Wednesday a sweeping blueprint for rejuvenating Japan’s ailing economy with reforms meant to bring more women ... to underpin growth in the long run as Japan’s population ages and shrinks. “Now is the time for Japan to be an engine for world economic recovery,” Abe said. “Japanese business, what is being asked ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1253950/japans-abe-outlines-reform-strategy-economy
  8. Paradigm shift fortifies Lippo Cikarang as a pillar of the Indonesian economy

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 05:40pm by Reports by Stacey Johnson, Christina Liedke and Jessica Ryan

    ... positioned the township as a pillar of the regional economy, which is expected to flourish further alongside the national growth. As of last year, Lippo Cikarang has allocated prime industrial land ... have motivated Lippo Cikarang to step up its efforts as a pillar of the regional economy by adopting a paradigm shift- at the core of which is the township's transformation into a new ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1549685/paradigm-shift-fortifies-lippo-cikarang-pillar-indonesian-economy
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Abe's 'third arrow' will restructure Japan's economy for growth

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:02pm by PROJECT SYNDICATE

    ... arrows will soon be reached. With employment rising as Japan's economy moves towards realising potential output, monetary stimulus will create inflationary pressures and public expenditure ... management. If concluded, the Trans-Pacific Partnership- a mega-regional free trade agreement- will provide an additional boost to Japan's economy. Perhaps the most promising reform is corporate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1544250/abes-third-arrow-will-restructure-japans-economy-growth
  10. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Trade gloom hangs over Chinese economy

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:40am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... but they have been confounded by a combination of falling import demand in developing economies, a rise in sales tax in Japan and tepid US consumer demand that has seen trade stagnate so far in 2014. ... that a faltering economy could be revived by an export-led recovery. The gloomy analysis by ING's head of Asian economic research, Tim Condon, came as the WTO on Tuesday slashed its forecasts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1599760/trade-gloom-hangs-over-chinese-economy

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