By TOKYO, Sept 1 (Reuters) - A key economic adviser to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that the next sales tax rise should be delayed by a year and half, to 2017, as a tax hike in April has hit the economy harder than expected. Sharenet, 11 hours ago
Japanese PM's adviser calls for delay in next sales tax rise to 2017 - Reuters UK, 8 hours ago
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11:36am BST TOKYO, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, agreed at a summit on Monday to accelerate talks on a nuclear energy pact, the two leaders said in a joint statement. Modi, on his ...Reuters UK, 11 hours ago
TOKYO, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Japanese companies raised spending on plant and equipment in April-June by 3.0 percent from the same period last year, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, underlining a moderate recovery in business investment. The ...Sharenet, 21 hours ago
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9:08 AM ET By By TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's SoftBank Corp and its U.S. mobile carrier Sprint Corp will offer a Sony smartphone for the first time, sources with knowledge of the matter said, as the two technology titans confront daunting challenges ...MSN Money, 3 days ago UPDATE 2-SoftBank's first Sony smartphone deal takes aim at U.S. market CNBC, 3 days ago SoftBank, Sprint to offer Sony Xperia smartphone for first time -sources Sharenet, 3 days ago SoftBank's first Sony smartphone deal takes aim at U.S. market Yahoo! Singapore, 3 days ago
By TOKYO, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Japan's $1.2 trillion public pension fund said on Friday that it had pulled almost $22 billion from investments in Japanese government bonds and other yen bonds in the second quarter, with the money shifting largely to ...Sharenet, 3 days ago
TOKYO, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Japanese household spending fell in July from a year ago, government data showed on Friday, in a sign that consumer spending is struggling to recover after an increase in the national sales tax. The 5.9 percent year-on-year ...Sharenet, 3 days ago
12:38am BST TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's jobless rate rose slightly in July and the availability of jobs held steady at the highest in 22 years, giving evidence of a pause in improvement in the labour market. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate, ...Reuters UK, 3 days ago
By Lisa Twaronite FUKUSHIMA, Japan, Aug 26 (Reuters) - The operator of Japanese nuclear reactors that melted down in 2011 is responsible for the suicide of a woman who became depressed after the accident and it must pay $472,000 in compensation, ...Huffington Post, 6 days ago Fukushima court rules against nuclear operator in suicide suit Yahoo Philippines News, 6 days ago UPDATE 3-Japanese court rules against nuclear operator in suicide suit Reuters UK, 6 days ago Japanese court rules against nuclear operator in suicide suit EuroNews, 6 days ago
Aug 25 (Reuters) - Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte is in final talks to buy a Tokyo office tower for about 170 billion yen ($1.6 billion), three people with direct knowledge of the deal said, in what would be Japan's biggest property ...Reuters, 1 week ago UPDATE 1-Singapore's GIC in talks to buy Tokyo building for $1.6 bln -sources ACQ Magazine, 1 week ago Singapore's GIC in talks to buy Tokyo building for $1.6 bln -sources Sharenet, 1 week ago
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