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  1. Business - Economy - JAPAN

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

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

    ... still insist that the economy is on track to meet its inflation goal, but I see it will come under pressure for fresh stimulus sooner or later." Japan's economy shrank an annualised ...

  2. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Bank of Japan governor pledges to prolong stimulus

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

    ... expected. But he stressed that after a temporary soft patch, growth would pick up enough to accelerate inflation toward the bank's price target. ...

  3. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Japan machinery orders rise but doubts about economy remain

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

    ... options available, and if necessary we will not hesitate to make any necessary and appropriate" moves to achieve the Bank of Japan's 2 per cent inflation target, Kuroda told the Economic ...

  4. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda calls for stable yen

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

    ... deploying an intense burst of stimulus in April last year, when it pledged to double base money via aggressive asset purchases to achieve its 2 per cent inflation target in roughly two years. ...

  5. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    BOJ pledges to review inflation goal

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Japan's central bank loosens asset purchase programme again, chances of more easing 'high' BOJ pledges to review inflation goal The Bank of Japan expanded its asset-purchase programme for the third time in four months, and will reconsider its objectives for inflation as incoming Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urges more action to end price declines. ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan exploiting Asian guest workers, US State Department report says

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 10:22pm by Julian Ryall

    ... are placed in jobs that do not teach technical skills- such as labouring to bring in crops on farms- while some are underpaid. Others were charged inflated rents for "cramped, poorly insulated ...

  7. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Japan faces wage hurdle in bid to end deflation

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Falling prices bring consumers joy but the government wants inflation of 2 per cent Japan faces wage hurdle in bid to end deflation A decade and a half after Japan ... it. Even so, the bank next week will adopt the government's desired 2 per cent inflation target, according to 20 of 22 economists surveyed. Ending consumer price declines would give ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Tepco, crippled Fukushima plant's operator, admits wasting public funds

    Posted Jan 10th 2014, 10:36pm by AFP

    ... inflated by layers of subcontractors. The revelation comes as the Japanese government prepares to nearly double its financial support for the cash-strapped utility as part of efforts to speed up ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Graffiti maestro 281 Antinuke covers Tokyo walls with Fukushima message

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 10:38pm by Reuters

    ... hair poking from under his hoodie. Many of his bold designs depict children threatened by nuclear power, with the atomic symbol taking the place of flower petals, a biscuit or an inflatable ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Goshi Hosono challenges Shinzo Abe to protect the elderly, small business

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... by targeting 2 per cent inflation. Japan's economy expanded the most in a year in the first quarter as pledges for monetary easing weakened the yen and boosted shares, supporting exports ... Governor Haruhiko Kuroda can achieve 2 per cent inflation in the near to medium term so long as additional measures complement the bank's easing, according to the IMF. ...




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