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  • PM Modi's Japan Visit May Push Bilateral Trade to $50 Billion: Industry Body

    PM Modi's Japan Visit May Push Bilateral Trade to $50 Billion: Industry Body

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Japan will induce Japanese companies to invest more in India and bilateral trade is likely to swell to $50 billion by 2019-2020, according to PHD Chamber of Commerce.

  • Japan PM to Reshuffle Cabinet in Bid to Re-Energise

    Japan PM to Reshuffle Cabinet in Bid to Re-Energise

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to reshuffle his cabinet on Wednesday in a bid to re-energise his economic and security agenda after once stellar approval ratings began to wane.

  • India Can Get Billions of Dollars in FDI from Japan: Chanda Kochhar

    India Can Get Billions of Dollars in FDI from Japan: Chanda Kochhar

    Kochhar, who is part of a high-level business delegation that has come here for Modi's first official visit as Prime Minister, said that ICICI Bank will play a major role in arranging funds for Japanese investments into India.

  • Japan Aims to Double India Investment in 5 Years: Report

    Japan Aims to Double India Investment in 5 Years: Report

    PM Modi, on his first major foreign visit since a landslide election win in May, arrived on Saturday for a five-day trip aimed at capitalising on a personal affinity with Abe to bolster security and business ties in the face of an assertive China.

  • PM Modi Seeks Japan's Help for 'Inclusive Vision'

    PM Modi Seeks Japan's Help for 'Inclusive Vision'

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Japan on Saturday seeking to capitalise on his affinity with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to strengthen security and business ties on his first major foreign visit since his landslide election victory in May...

  • Still Awash With Cash, World Economies Take Turn for The Worse

    Still Awash With Cash, World Economies Take Turn for The Worse

    In a world preoccupied by geopolitical crises - from Ukraine, Iraq and Gaza to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa - the global economy has taken something of a back seat. But there are increasing signs it is in trouble despite being awash with cash fr...

  • From Cradle to Grave, Japan's Kewpie Adapts Menu to Feed Ageing Nation

    From Cradle to Grave, Japan's Kewpie Adapts Menu to Feed Ageing Nation

    Back in 1960, Japan's Kewpie Corp began selling canned baby food, sensing a chance to catch a wave of young families raising kids in an economy roaring back to growth after the devastation of World War Two.

  • OECD Sees Stable Momentum Among Major Economies, Germany Losing Steam

    OECD Sees Stable Momentum Among Major Economies, Germany Losing Steam

    The Paris-based Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development said its leading indicator covering 33 member countries was unchanged in June at 100.5, above its long-term average of 100.

  • Japan June Exports Slide in Warning Sign for Economic Outlook

    Japan June Exports Slide in Warning Sign for Economic Outlook

    Japan's exports unexpectedly fell in June for a second straight month in a worrying signal that weak external demand could continue to drag on the economy's recovery from a sales tax rise.

  • Markets of the Once 'Fragile Five' Countries Are Now Soaring

    Markets of the Once 'Fragile Five' Countries Are Now Soaring

    According to research from Merrill Lynch, almost all of those countries are among the 10 best-performing assets so far this year. Indonesia, for instance, ranks No. 1, with a return of 30 percent, while Turkey follows at No. 2 with a return of 25 per...

  • Bank of Japan Holds off Fresh Stimulus, says Economy Recovering

    Bank of Japan Holds off Fresh Stimulus, says Economy Recovering

    The Bank of Japan on Tuesday held off expanding its vast stimulus program, saying the world's number three economy was recovering despite activity taking a hit from April's sales tax hike.

  • High Tariff Needed to Make Bullet Trains Viable: Economic Survey

    High Tariff Needed to Make Bullet Trains Viable: Economic Survey

    High tariff and large passenger volumes are required to justify investment in high-speed train projects as these are highly capital intensive in nature, the Economic Survey (ES) has said.

  • Global Economy Week Ahead: Living in Interesting Times

    Global Economy Week Ahead: Living in Interesting Times

    With US stocks hitting record highs on the back of strong jobs growth, the European Central Bank (ECB) holding out the prospect of printing money and British house prices soaring, there is a lot to ponder in the week to come.

  • What's Making US Economy a World Beater? 5 Factors

    What's Making US Economy a World Beater? 5 Factors

    Europe is floundering. China faces slower growth. Japan is struggling to sustain tentative gains. Yet the U.S. job market is humming, and the pace of economic growth is steadily rising. Five full years after a devastating recession officially ended, ...

  • What's Making US Economy a World Beater? 5 Factors

    What's Making US Economy a World Beater? 5 Factors

    Europe is floundering. China faces slower growth. Japan is struggling to sustain tentative gains. Yet the US job market is humming, and the pace of economic growth is steadily rising. Five full years after a devastating recession officially ended, th...

  • In Corporate Tax Reform, Abenomics Giveth, and Taketh Away

    In Corporate Tax Reform, Abenomics Giveth, and Taketh Away

    While the headline tax rate will fall, Tokyo, under pressure to shore up its finances with a public debt twice its annual GDP, is seeking to offset the tax cut by scaling back exemptions and deductions favouring small and loss-making companies.

  • Nikkei Falls to 1 1/2-Week Low on US Growth Concerns

    Nikkei Falls to 1 1/2-Week Low on US Growth Concerns

    Japan's Nikkei share average fell to its lowest in 1-1/2 weeks on Friday as investors took profits, while overall sentiment suffered from brewing concerns over a weak US economy and the yen's strength.

  • India Makes $550 mln Oil Payment to Iran: Report

    India Makes $550 mln Oil Payment to Iran: Report

    Asian buyers such as Japan and South Korea have cleared some of their oil dues as per a payment schedule approved by world powers in a breakthrough deal with Iran in November.

  • Federal Reserve Not Involved in Clearing India's Iran Oil Dues, Says US

    Federal Reserve Not Involved in Clearing India's Iran Oil Dues, Says US

    Asian buyers such as Japan and South Korea have cleared some of their oil dues as per a payment schedule approved by world powers in a breakthrough deal with Iran in November.

  • Japan to Unveil Fresh Revival Plans for Economy: Reports

    Japan to Unveil Fresh Revival Plans for Economy: Reports

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected on Tuesday to unveil a fresh round of reforms to boost a nascent growth recovery, reports said, his second attempt at launching the "third arrow" of his economic action plan.

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