Yahoo  2 hrs ago  Comment 
The yen is fairly valued around current levels, a key economic adviser to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday, a day after comments he made were taken to mean the yen was too weak. Koichi Hamada, an emeritus professor of economics at Yale...
Reuters  4 hrs ago  Comment 
Japan looks set to miss its ambitious target of having around 100 hydrogen fuelling stations for fuel-cell cars in operation by March 2016, with just 76 approved after the deadline to apply for subsidies passed last month.
The Hindu Business Line  5 hrs ago  Comment 
The yen rose to a two-year high against a broadly struggling euro on Tuesday, after an economic adviser to Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe indicated that the yen might have fallen too far and ne...
Reuters  11 hrs ago  Comment 
* Ruling raises questions over Japan's new nuclear safety regime
MarketWatch  Apr 14  Comment 
Japanese stocks climbed out of a shallow pit of losses early Tuesday to reach mild gains, defying a weak U.S. lead and stronger yen. The Nikkei Stock Average nosed 0.1% higher, with the Topix up 0.3%, even as gains for the local currency (U.S....
Japan Today  Apr 13  Comment 
Japan's core machinery orders fell for a second straight month in February in a sign that business investment remains soft, and analysts say the smaller-than-expected decline won't necessarily allow policymakers to relax given an uncertain...
The Straits Times  Apr 13  Comment 
April 14, 2015 1:26 AM THE Singapore Exchange may have hit a seven-year high yesterday, but its gains this year have been modest compared with the stellar performances of Hong Kong, Shanghai and Japan.
Market Intelligence Center  Apr 13  Comment 
Japan’s Nikkei hit a fresh 15-year high on Wednesday as the Bank of Japan (BOJ) kept its monetary easing program unchanged. Following its two-day policy meeting, BOJ announced that it will continue to purchase government bonds and assets of 80...
Reuters  Apr 13  Comment 
A Japanese court will rule later on Tuesday on an injunction request against reactors owned by Kansai Electric Power, in a case that could derail Japan's slow return to nuclear power after the 2011 Fukushima disaster.
Reuters  Apr 13  Comment 
Japan's Orix Corp is scouting for acquisitions to achieve a goal of doubling its $260 billion asset management business and is looking overseas for targets after missing the boat...


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