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Japan govt to launch international economic forum for women

| Economy & Markets News | 08/17/2014

Japan Prime Minister Office

Japan to host meeting of global women leaders
Date: Aug 16, 2014
Source: NHK World

The Japanese government is preparing to launch an international economic forum for women next month.

Tokyo will host the 3-day World Assembly for Women beginning September 12. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is scheduled to attend.

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IMF offers contrasting recommendations for Asia’s two largest economies, Japan and China

| Economy & Markets News | 08/07/2014

Japan and China

China Urged to Slow, Japan to Speed Up
Date: Aug 4, 2014
Source: The Diplomat – By Anthony Fensom

China should slow growth to prevent a “web of vulnerabilities” crippling its economy, while Japan needs its “third arrow” structural reforms firing faster. The contrasting assessments from the International Monetary Fund have put Beijing and Tokyo on notice amid rising political tensions between Asia’s economic heavyweights.

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Japanese firms increasingly shifting investments from China to ASEAN

| Economy & Markets News | 08/07/2014

ASEAN Member Countries

Investment in China shifting to ASEAN
Date: Aug 7, 2014
Source: NHK World

Analysts at a Japanese trade organization say companies in the nation are increasingly shifting their Asian investment focus from China to ASEAN countries.

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Japanese domestic corporate investments expected to swell 15.1% from the previous fiscal year. That’s the biggest increase since fiscal 1990

| Economy & Markets News | 08/05/2014

Japanese major firms to boost investments

Major firms to boost investments
Date: Aug 5, 2014
Source: NHK World

A survey shows that capital investments planned by major Japanese companies for fiscal 2014 will amount to the sharpest increase in 24 years.

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Japanese stock market is trading modestly higher

| Economy & Markets News | 06/26/2014

Japanese stock market

Japanese Market Trades Higher
Date: Jun 25, 2014
Source: RTTNews

The Japanese stock market is trading modestly higher on Thursday, with investors indulging in some buying after the previous session’s decline. While a positive lead from Wall Street is aiding sentiment, a slightly stronger yen is limiting the market’s gains.

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Japan March machinery orders Jump most since ’96, tax hike pain is temporary

| Economy & Markets News, News | 05/18/2014

Japan machinery orders soar in March 2014

Japan machinery orders soar in March
Date: May 18, 2014
Source: CNBC

Japan’s core machinery orders soared 19.1 percent on month in March, a sign that corporate Japan is turning more positive on business investment, data on Monday showed.

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Japan PM Shinzo Abe described achievements of Abenomics so far in the OECD Ministerial Council Meeting

| Economy & Markets News, News | 05/07/2014

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe - OECD Ministerial Council Meeting

OECD Ministerial Council Meeting – Keynote Speech by Prime Minister Abe
Date: May 6, 2014
Source: Prime Minister of Japan and His Cabinet

1. Introduction: The time for change is now

Secretary-General Gurría, thank you very much for such a gracious introduction. I had the honor of welcoming you to Tokyo last month, and today we have come to meet again in Paris. I am extremely pleased that we were able to reconfirm the deep bonds of friendship between Japan and the OECD.

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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos

| Economy & Markets News | 01/10/2014

the World Economic Forum in Davos

Abe to attend Davos economic forum
Date: Jan 10 2014
Source: NHK WORLD

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe plans to attend this year’s meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on Friday that Abe will deliver a keynote address at the event’s opening session on January 22nd. No Japanese prime minister has ever made such a speech at the forum.

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Japanese manufacturers of paper diapers for babies are boosting business in Asia

| Economy & Markets News, News | 11/21/2013

Japanese diaper manufacturers are boosting business in Asia

Diaper makers target Asia in challenge to P&G
Date: Nov 18, 2013
Source: The Japan Times

Japanese manufacturers of paper diapers for babies are boosting business in Asian economies outside Japan to attract demand from an expanding class of middle-income earners benefitting from economic growth.

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The Growth Strategy of Abenomics: An Inside View of the Third Arrow

| Economy & Markets News, News | 06/16/2013

Japanese PM Abe Shinzo

The Growth Strategy of Abenomics: An Inside View of the Third Arrow
Event Date: Friday, June 28, 2013
Time: 8:00AM – 10:00AM

Prime Minister Abe’s three arrows of Abenomics—bold monetary policy; flexible fiscal policy; and a growth strategy—have attracted much attention from all over the world.

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