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  • Asia Shares Take Breather As Japan's Economic Growth Stalls

    Asia Shares Take Breather As Japan's Economic Growth Stalls

    The Nikkei eased 0.3 percent as Japan's economic growth effectively stalled in the second quarter on weak exports and business investment, underlining the need for more stimulus.

  • Japan's Economic Growth Fizzles Out In Second Quarter

    Japan's Economic Growth Fizzles Out In Second Quarter

    On an annualised basis, the economy expanded by a slight 0.2 percent, well off expectations for 0.7 percent growth.

  • Japan Cabinet Approves $130 Billion In Fiscal Steps To Boost Growth

    Japan Cabinet Approves $130 Billion In Fiscal Steps To Boost Growth

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet approved 13.5 trillion yen ($132.04 billion) in fiscal measures on Tuesday as part of efforts to revive the flagging economy, with cash payouts to low-income earners and infrastructure spending.

  • Yen, Bond Yields Rise As Bank Of Japan Action Underwhelms

    Yen, Bond Yields Rise As Bank Of Japan Action Underwhelms

    The yen jumped on Friday and the biggest rise in Japanese government bond yields in years lifted sovereign borrowing costs around the world, after the Bank of Japan's latest measures to boost growth and inflation fell short of investor expectations.

  • Bank Of Japan Eases Policy With Modest Increase In ETF Buying

    Bank Of Japan  Eases Policy With Modest Increase In ETF Buying

    The Bank of Japan expanded monetary stimulus on Friday through a modest increase in purchases of exchange-traded funds (ETF), yielding to pressure from the government and financial markets for bolder action to spur growth and accelerate inflation towards its 2 per cent target.

  • Shinzo Abe Says Japan To Compile $265 Billion Stimulus To Support Economy

    Shinzo Abe Says Japan To Compile $265 Billion Stimulus To Support Economy

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday his government would compile a stimulus package of more than $265 billion to reflate the flagging economy, media reported, though it is unclear how much will be spent to directly boost growth.

  • Dollar Up On Failed Turkey Coup; SoftBank's ARM Bid Boosts Shares

    Dollar Up On Failed Turkey Coup; SoftBank's ARM Bid Boosts Shares

    The dollar strengthened against the yen on Monday as investors unwound safety trades after a failed coup in Turkey, while SoftBank Group's $32 billion deal to buy British chip designer ARM Holdings lifted European equities.

  • Treasuries Deliver $700 Billion Windfall To World Safety Seekers

    Treasuries Deliver $700 Billion Windfall To World Safety Seekers

    Treasuries have earned $737 billion this year, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch index data, as signals that policy makers may add to stimulus encourage investors to pad returns by buying longer-dated debt.

  • Brexit: IMF Warns Of Repercussions For Global Economy

    Brexit: IMF Warns Of Repercussions For Global Economy

    Britain's decision to leave the European Union has created "significant uncertainty" that will have repercussions not only for the UK and Europe, but also for the global economy, the International Monetary Fund has warned.

  • Manufacturing PMI At 3-Month High In June On Strong Demand

    Manufacturing PMI At 3-Month High In June On Strong Demand

    Manufacturing activity edged up to a three-month high in June, driven by stronger demand, but firms barely raised prices, a private survey showed, leaving the door open for another rate cut by the central bank this year.

  • IMF Calls For Overhaul Of Abenomics Stimulus Policies

    IMF Calls For Overhaul Of Abenomics Stimulus Policies

    The International Monetary Fund on Monday urged Japan's government to overhaul its stimulus policies by moving income policies and labour market reform to the forefront, supported by more monetary and fiscal stimulus.

  • Government To Push Reforms To Make India A 'Developed Economy': Arun Jaitley

    Government To Push Reforms To Make India A 'Developed Economy': Arun Jaitley

    Enthused over encouraging GDP numbers, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government will push ahead with its reform agenda to retain the fastest growing large economy tag and help India move towards becoming "a more developed economy".

  • Locked In Low Gear, Asia's Factories Slog Against Weak Demand

    Locked In Low Gear, Asia's Factories Slog Against Weak Demand

    Factory activity in Asia failed to speed up in May as the region's export-driven businesses struggled for new orders in a slow global economy, surveys released on Wednesday showed.

  • As China Slows Down, India Can Be A Very Powerful Driver: Arun Jaitley

    As China Slows Down, India Can Be A Very Powerful Driver: Arun Jaitley

    With China slowing down, the world is now looking for "other shoulders to rest its growth on" and India, with planned infrastructure spending to bridge deficit, can be a very powerful driver, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.

  • Arun Jaitley Invites Pension Funds, Other Japanese Investors

    Arun Jaitley Invites Pension Funds, Other Japanese Investors

    Keen on investments from Japan to boost economic growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today met key ministers in the Japanese administration and wooed pension funds to partner in India's infrastructure development.

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