Coincident index final 109.9 vs 109.9 prior
Prior -0.4%. Revised to -0.3% The headline number is down but there was a decent gain for manufacturing, though the main tertiary index was flat.
There’s no extra budget yet and will have to make preparations Vice finance minister Ichiro Miyashita on Bloomers
QE doesn’t aim to manipulate exchange rate Doesn’t expect negative impact from sales tax hike in economy in long run Success in overcoming deflation may produce unwelcome spill over effect in markets due to Japan’s huge public debt Is that … Continue reading
The Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association (JAMA) said it expects the market to total 4.85 million vehicles in 2014, against 5,375,514 last year Reuters – Partially due to sales brought forward ahead of the sales tax hike in April 2014
Just out with their Asian Pacific outlook update. Abeomics is reigniting the Japanese economy Japan is a bright spot in Asian economy So says Anoop Singh IMF’s Asia director
Japanese consumption tax will not undermine underlying growth Tax increase needed to cut deficit