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News Japan » Economy: Japan says trade talks with U.S. under new framework won't start until June

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/japan-says-trade-talks-u-under-framework-wont-063024298--business.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Economy Minister Toshimitsu Motegi said on Tuesday that bilateral talks on trade under a new framework led by him and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer won't begin until mid-June at the earliest. In a summit last week ...

News Japan » Economy: Japan manufacturing picks up in April but export orders fall: flash PMI

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-economy-pmi/japan-manufacturing-picks-up-in-april-but-export-orders-fall-flash-pmi-idUSKBN1HU01P
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

TOKYO, (Reuters) - Japanese manufacturing activity expanded at a faster pace in April than the previous month as output and domestic demand picked up, in a sign the economy is recovering from an expected rough patch in the first quarter. However ...

News Japan » Economy: Japan to promote U.S. natural gas exports to Asia

News channel or source: https://www.hellenicshippingnews.com/japan-to-promote-u-s-natural-gas-exports-to-asia/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The Japanese government said it will promote the exports of U.S. liquefied natural gas to Asian countries to help slash Washington’s trade deficit. Masaki Ishikawa, chief of the Trade and Economy Cooperation Bureau in the Ministry of Economy, Trade and ...

News Japan » Economy: US Should Embrace Japan–India Alliance and TPP

News channel or source: https://www.theepochtimes.com/us-should-embrace-japan-india-alliance-and-tpp_2501998.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

... to meet president-elect Donald Trump face-to-face after the 2016 American election—no doubt because Japan has the world’s third-largest economy and plays a major role internationally in trade, development aid, capital, and credit. Abe’s recent ...

News Japan » Economy: Here’s what business leaders hope to accomplish after a week in Japan

News channel or source: https://www.eastidahonews.com/2018/04/heres-what-business-leaders-hope-to-accomplish-after-a-week-in-japan/
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

IDAHO FALLS – After returning from a trip to Japan, Regional Economic Development for eastern Idaho says there is great potential for foreign investment in eastern Idaho’s economy. The group visited several cities in Japan, including Hachioji City and ...

News Japan » Economy: Global Economy Week Ahead: U.S. GDP, ECB and Bank of Japan Meetings

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/global-economy-week-ahead-u-s-gdp-ecb-and-bank-of-japan-meetings-1524423600
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

The central banks of the eurozone, Japan and Turkey will make policy decisions this week, while the U.S. will see its first reading on gross domestic product for the first three months of the year. WEDNESDAY: Turkey’s central bank releases a policy ...

News Japan » Economy: Japan needs 'strong accommodative' monetary policy 'for some time,' says BOJ's Kuroda

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/04/22/bank-of-japan-chief-haruhiko-kuroda-strong-accommodative-monetary-policy-needed.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Japanese monetary policy must remain loose until the world's third-largest economy achieves a higher inflation rate, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said. "In order to reach 2 percent inflation target, I think the Bank of Japan must continue very ...

News Japan » Economy: East China Sea: Japan Coast Guard Warns Chinese Survey Ship in Exclusive Economic Zone

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/04/east-china-sea-japan-coast-guard-warns-chinese-survey-ship-in-exclusive-economic-zone/
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

On Friday, the Japanese Coast Guard said that a Chinese vessel was conducting “unauthorized activities” in Japan’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the East China Sea. The activity took place near the disputed Senkaku Islands, which Japan administers ...

News Japan » Economy: Bank of Japan's Kuroda says easy policy still needed for some time

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-economy-kuroda/bank-of-japans-kuroda-says-easy-policy-still-needed-for-some-time-idUSKBN1HU0CF
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

“It’s necessary.” Kuroda reiterated his view that Japan’s economy is performing well but consumer prices had been slow to accelerate. Economists predict the BOJ will keep its short-term interest rate at minus 0.1 percent and the 10-year government ...

News Japan » Economy: Japan: Economy likely stalled in first-quarter, but set to pick up again - Reuters poll

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/news/Japan-Economy-likely-stalled-in-first-quarter-but-set-to-pick-up-again-Reuters-poll--26334400/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's longest run of economic growth since the 1980s asset bubble was expected to stall in the first quarter but is seen likely to regain some momentum over the course of the year, a Reuters poll of economists showed. The economy was ...