Japan households expect inflation to pick up

Japan households expect inflation to pick up

Japan households expect inflation to pick up – BOJ survey

Japan PM Kishida says has no plan to alter capital-gains, dividend taxes

Japan PM Kishida says has no plan to alter capital-gains, dividend taxes

Japan PM Kishida says has no plan to alter capital-gains, dividend taxes

Biden promised Japan to defend disputed islands – new Japan PM Kishida

Biden promised Japan to defend disputed islands – new Japan PM Kishida

TOKYO — New Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said on Tuesday that he received a “strong” message from President Joe Biden about the United States’ commitment to defending the disputed East China Sea islets known as the Senkaku Islands in Japan. In phone talks on Tuesday morning that lasted roughly 20 minutes…

Japan may sell more bonds to fund next premier Kishida’s stimulus package

Japan may sell more bonds to fund next premier Kishida’s stimulus package

TOKYO — Japan’s next Prime Minister Fumio Kishida may have little choice but to sell more government bonds to fund his pandemic-relief package worth hundreds of billions of dollars, even if it scrapes together money left over from previous stimulus programs. A former foreign minister known as a proponent of fiscal reform…

Japan PM contender Kono wants renewable energy, 5G to be focus of stimulus package

Japan PM contender Kono wants renewable energy, 5G to be focus of stimulus package

Japan PM contender Kono wants renewable energy, 5G to be focus of stimulus package

Japan lays out growth strategy priorities ahead of elections

Japan lays out growth strategy priorities ahead of elections

Japan lays out growth strategy priorities ahead of elections

Japan eyes another big stimulus package before possible Sept poll

Japan eyes another big stimulus package before possible Sept poll

Japan eyes another big stimulus package before possible Sept poll – Nikkei

Japan to approve more COVID-19 vaccines as state of emergency set to widen

Japan to approve more COVID-19 vaccines as state of emergency set to widen

TOKYO — Japan is expected to expand a state of emergency to cover the island of Okinawa on Friday, and it is also set to approve Moderna Inc and AstraZeneca PLC COVID-19 vaccines after health regulators’ green light a day earlier. Japan kicked off its vaccination campaign in mid-February using Pfizer Inc’s vaccine but has…

Japan cabinet approves use of $4.6 billion of reserves to support pandemic-hit businesses

Japan cabinet approves use of $4.6 billion of reserves to support pandemic-hit businesses

Japan cabinet approves use of $4.6 billion of reserves to support pandemic-hit businesses

U.S., Japan and South Korea Share North Korea Missile Concerns

U.S., Japan and South Korea Share North Korea Missile Concerns

The U.S., Japan, and South Korea sounded alarm over North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs, following a series of short-range rocket tests last month signaling fresh provocation from Pyongyang.