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Japan's coming April fools' day
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JAN 2014
... only has to look at the bright and beautiful things happening to the Japanese economy to conclude the same. Let's start with Abe and the BOJ's war on deflation - they're winning. Headline inflation have been steadily on the up and up since June last ...
Developed economies to outshine emerging world in 2014
MARK SMITH  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 DEC 2013
... adding to pressures on China and other emerging markets," they said in the report. Furthermore, Japanese prime minster Shinz? Abe's radical economic reforms are also aimed at increasing the world's third largest economies competitiveness. Abe has targeted ...
Market Wrap AM
AAP  |  THURSDAY, 21 NOV 2013
... is slated to give a speech called The Australian Dollar: Thirty Years of Floating at the Australian Business Economists (ABE) Annual Dinner. In equities news, BHP Billiton, Sonic Healthcare, Goodman Group, Paladin Energy and Ausdrill have annual general ...
Gone fishin'
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 3 OCT 2013
... investing instead...at least they've got the Fed to back them up. Speaking of Fed backing, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's also pinning his hopes on his own central bank when he announced that the consumption tax would be raised from 5% to 8% as ...
Central banks rule
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 2 OCT 2013
... next year. The same move in 1997 that returned the Japanese economy to recession and deflation. But fear not. This time, the Abe government plans to avoid a repeat of history by simultaneously unveiling a A¥5 trillion (US$51 billion) stimulus package. ...
Nikko AM appoints executive vice chairman
LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 25 SEP 2013
... effort to reach a wider range of institutional and retail investors in both the Japanese domestic market and overseas. Hideo Abe has been appointed executive vice chairman of Nikko AM, a related entity of Tyndall AM. The appointment will be effective ...
Onto the next worry: Japan
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 13 AUG 2013
... economy is strong enough to withstand an increase in consumption tax. But according to Reuters, Koichi Hamada -- an adviser to Abe and a professor emeritus at Yale University - thinks that "There is no need to raise the sales tax in a hurry". I tend ...
The good, the good and the dollar-A
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUL 2013
... Reinhart and Rogoff infamy. There's sun shining ever so brightly in the Land of the Rising Sun with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his government and his 'Abenomics' getting a thumbs up from Japanese voters. His ruling coalition won control in both chambers ...
Market Wrap AM
AAP  |  TUESDAY, 23 JUL 2013
... economic activity. Meanwhile, the Tokyo stock market was lifted by a big parliamentary election win for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party. London's FTSE 100 index of leading shares closed down 0.11 per cent to end at 6,623.17 points, while Frankfurt's ...
Market Wrap AM
AAP  |  FRIDAY, 7 JUN 2013
... points, to 12,904.02, extending an almost four per cent decline on Wednesday due to disappointment at Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's latest plan to boost the economy. Hong Kong lost 1.05 per cent, or 230.81 points, to close at 21,838.43, while Shanghai ...
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