Abenomics works as Japan’s GDP grows at 3.5% in Q1

Abenomics works as Japan’s GDP grows at 3.5% in Q1

By Anna Domanska - May 16, 2013

It seems that the Japan’s economy is slowly standing on its feet as official data showed that the country’s GDP for ...

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Japan witnesses contraction in factory output in February

Japan witnesses contraction in factory output in February

By Anna Domanska - Mar 29, 2013

Official data showed that Japan witnessed a surprising contraction in factory output in February. The released figures h...

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End of recession for Japan?

End of recession for Japan?

By Jay Raol - Mar 08, 2013

Is this the end of recession? At least, latest data indicated that. According to the revised survey, Japan saw its econo...

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BOJ keeps monetary policy unchanged in anticipation of new leadership

BOJ keeps monetary policy unchanged in anticipation of new leadership

By Anna Domanska - Mar 07, 2013

On the 7th of March, the Bank of Japan informed that it decided to keep monetary policy intact, yet the central bank upg...

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Kuroda to run BOJ as Abe gets rid of Shirakawa

Kuroda to run BOJ as Abe gets rid of Shirakawa

By Jay Raol - Feb 28, 2013

After all, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has got it made: he is to get rid of current BOJ Governor Shirakawa. The ...

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Japan 2012 trade deficit increases to $78bn

Japan 2012 trade deficit increases to $78bn

By Anna Domanska - Jan 24, 2013

The Japan’s Ministry of Finance informed that the annual trade deficit in 2012 increased to record $78 billion as the ...

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Abe unveils $116bn stimulus aimed at reviving Japan’s economy

Abe unveils $116bn stimulus aimed at reviving Japan’s economy

By Anna Domanska - Jan 11, 2013

A $116 billion stimulus package has been approved as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is trying to get the Japan’s economy ba...

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Industrial output shows Japan’s weakness

Industrial output shows Japan’s weakness

By Richard Meryn - Dec 28, 2012

On the 28th of December, government data showed that Japan’s industrial output decreased as much as 1.7 percent in Nov...

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