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  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Retailers in Tokyo's Ginza dealt blow by Chinese boycott in Diaoyus row

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Tokyo's luxury shops a victim of wider Chinese boycott of Japan; few tourists have yet returned Territorial row hits Ginza's retailers hard The sound of Putonghua-speaking tourists and the cash tills they set ringing have become rarer in Tokyo's upmarket Ginza district, retailers say, since a flare-up in a territorial row between ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    China’s wily fake goods importers have Japanese officials on the run

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 10:30pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Fabricants, an international organisation set up to protect intellectual property rights. "Most of the fake products used to be sold to retailers in Japan, who would then try to sell them ... retail experts can be caught out, with five big department stores forced to issue recall notices in January after selling 200 Chan Luu bracelets, which sell for as much as ¥30,000, that were ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese e-commerce firm Rakuten world’s top online marketer of ivory, whale meat

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 09:48pm by Reuters

    ... and whale meat Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce company that owns Play.com and Kobo, is the world's biggest online retailer of elephant ivory and whale meat, according to conservationists. In a report released on Tuesday, the Britain-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and the Humane Society International (HSI) called on Japan's biggest online retailer to stop selling ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Scandal of top Japanese hotels' misleading menus leaves bad taste

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 07:02am by Julian Ryall

    ... described as containing "shiba" shrimp, which retail for around 2,500 yen (HK$196) per kilo, actually contained a far more run-of-the-mill variety that sell for just 1,400 yen per kilo. ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - JAPAN

    BOJ unlikely to expand record easing

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... target, it's main policy instrument. Reports in the past two weeks showed better-than-expected industrial production and retail sales, and large manufacturers turning optimistic for the first ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    The stakes are raised in bid to legalise casinos

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of US-based consultancy Galaviz & Co, said that figure could balloon if gaming resorts with hotels, retail shopping and other entertainment offerings opened across the nation. "The potential ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan's tabloid press stir fears over food imports from China

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo Japanese tabloids create stir over safety of food imports, but retailers' responsibilities ignored Chinese food off the menu amid panic in the press Japan's tabloid press has trained its sights on imports of Chinese food, raising questions about the safety of ingredients and production processes. But Japanese officials have denied there are major ...

  8. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Japan output slumps 1.7pc to post-quake low

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... to close at 10,395.18 points. The yen traded at 86.46 per dollar after touching the lowest since August 2010. Retail sales stagnated in November, a separate report showed, while the jobless rate ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Tokyo Station completes five-year restoration to the pride of Marunouchi

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Railway refitted the red-brick building in Tokyo's Marunouchi district as part of a wider push to boost retail sales. The station, the city's main bullet-train hub, handles about 380,000 ...

  10. Property - International - JAPAN

    Japan enjoys home sales rush to beat looming tax rise

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... into action. "Tax hikes have been looming, so that gave me a push to buy," Morigaki, 43, a manager at an apparel retailer in Tokyo, said after buying a three-bedroom flat in Kanagawa ...



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