• Thursday
  • November 27, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:45am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 90 for trading

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan's new trade minister Yuko Obuchi 'to quit' over misuse of funds

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 06:27am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo New trade minister 'to quit' over misuse of funds Japan's newly appointed trade and industry minister plans to resign following reports that some of her ... blow to Abe, who tapped Obuchi less than two months ago to head the powerful Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI). She was one of five women Abe chose in a cabinet reshuffle ...

  2. Business - Economy - JAPAN

    Export growth for October eases Japanese recession fears

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 05:36am by Reuters

    ... exports and output could help lift some of the gloom surrounding the economy. "The trade data shows that exports will contribute to growth in the fourth quarter and help recoup some ... per cent, lower than the median poll estimate for 3.4 per cent. Overall trade, produced a trade deficit of 710 billion yen (HK$47 billion), compared with a median estimate for a 1.05 trillion ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan's young face an increasingly bleak future

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 03:35am by AP

    ... China's economy has eclipsed Japan's in size and its tech and industrial companies are increasingly potent rivals. Mai Yamaguchi, a 29-year-old trading company employee heading ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese PM Abe’s public support slumps in wake of resignations

    Posted Oct 26th 2014, 11:39am by Reuters

    ... polled by Reuters have cut their annual growth forecast for a fifth straight month. Yuko Obuchi, the daughter of a former prime minister, quit as trade and industry minister on Monday after ... at the economy and trade ministry, Yoichi Miyazawa, has also come under fire. A support group for the veteran politician spent money at the sadomasochism-themed bar in his political district ...

  5. Business - Economy - JAPAN

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

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

    ... Japan's exports rose at the fastest pace in seven months in September as sales to Asia picked up, but signs of slowing global growth may hurt the trade sector's ability to recharge ... on the second-stage of the sales tax hike in December. In that context, yesterday's trade figures should be welcome news to Tokyo. The 6.9 per cent annual increase in exports in September was roughly ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

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

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

    ... Agencies in Tokyo Backing for premier's cabinet drops to below 50pc amid growing questions over financial misuse by groups linked to trade minister Support for Abe falls as tax plan ... September. The poll was conducted Saturday and yesterday amid growing questions over the financial reports of political groups associated with Trade Minister Yuko Obuchi and the alleged misuse ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Shinzo Abe seeks to move on from cabinet scandals but foes scent blood

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 04:02am by JULIA RYALL

    ... after Obuchi and Matsushima resigned, Abe appointed a former bureaucrat as his new trade and industry minister and a long-standing supporter as the head of the Ministry of Justice. Both Yoichi ... the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade deal and are likely to vigorously support the prime minister in his political agenda. Interestingly, both are also apparently keen to improve Japan's ties ...

  8. 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

    ... refrain from share trading during their term and entrust those shares to a trust bank... Minister Miyazawa has already started” on the process, he added. Widespread anti-nuclear sentiment has ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Two women quit Shinzo Abe's cabinet, dealing blow to reform drive

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 03:16am by AFP

    ... several years, were taken as evidence of attempted vote buying. "It is not permissible for me as minister of economy, trade and industry to have economy and energy policies stalled because ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan's first female economy minister accused of spending political funds on make-up, gifts

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 03:09pm by AFP

    ... of a new wave of women ministers. Obuchi was appointed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last month as the Japan's first female minister of economy, trade and industry, a powerful portfolio ...




SCMP.com Account