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Chief economist update: Expect more of the same from the BOJ
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 18 JUN 2019
... bank last met have been mixed at best but overall continue to indicate lingering weakness in the economy. The Cabinet Office revised the country's economic growth rate to an annualised rate of 2.2% in the March 2019 quarter - up from 2.1% in ...
Chief economist update: BOJ exit last year, BOJ easing this year
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 20 FEB 2019
Japanese officials and investors must be wiping the sweats from their foreheads after the Cabinet Office released its latest National Accounts report and showed the country dodged a recession. Japanese GDP grew 0.3% in the December 2018 quarter ...
Chief economist update: Japan's core strengthens
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 13 SEP 2018
When Japan's Cabinet Office revised it GDP growth estimate higher from the preliminary estimate of 0.5% to 0.7% in the June quarter, it also reported that capital expenditure provided the highest contribution to growth (0.5 percentage points) ...
Chief economist update: Japan's sun shines
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 11 SEP 2018
... economy grew 0.7% in the June quarter after contracting 0.2% in the March quarter. This is stronger than the Cabinet Office's preliminary estimate of 0.5% and is the fastest growth rate since the first quarter of last year (0.7%). This is ...
Chief economist update: The yen's on the up and up
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 16 FEB 2018
Instead of reversing, the yen continued to climb after Japan's Cabinet Office released the country's National Accounts showing that economic growth slowed to an annualised rate of 0.5% in the December quarter from 2.2% in the previous three-month ...
Sunny days not expected to last
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 10 FEB 2017
... 9.4% drop with a 3.5% gain in December. All good ... if the latest monthly gains persist. But Japan's Cabinet Office thinks it won't, noting that the pick-up in orders was stalling. According to the Cabinet Office, "In the January-March ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 13 DEC 2016
... stall as what happened when America's 'cash for clunkers" programme was ended. Japan machinery orders Japan's Cabinet Office reports that core machinery orders -- private-sector machinery orders, excluding volatile ones for ships and those from ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 14 OCT 2016
... versus a 1.5% increase in the year to August and expectations for a 1.0% expansion. Japan machinery orders Cabinet Office data shows that core machinery orders - ex ships and electric power utilities - decreased by 2.2% in the month of August. ...
Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 8 JUN 2016
... of US$18.0 billion and March's US$28.4 billion increase. Japan leading economic index A glimmer of hope? The Cabinet Office reported that Japan's leading economic index rose to a preliminary reading of 100.5 in April from 99.1 in the previous ...
Japanese consumers a tad more confident
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 13 JAN 2016
Japan's Cabinet Office reported that consumer confidence stood at 42.7 in December. While this is much higher than market expectations for a 42.3 print, it's only a slight improvement from the previous month's 42.6 reading. The overall index is ...
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