Tea anyone ? moderate recovery continues despite some weakness after tax hike cuts view on imports due to drop in demand after sales tax hike, says they are weakening raises view on consumption saying is shows weakness but some signs … Continue reading
Will look to seek concrete plans for revenue sources by year end The Japanese government releases a draft of its basic economic plan in Tokyo Not much different to what Mike had from Abe earlier
says capital expenditure is increasing maintains view on overall economy, says recovering moderately The BOJ highlighted the pick up in capex at their policy meeting USDJPY is edging up to 101.80 again in a generally USD+ move
That’s according to economic minister Akira Amari who is over here in London. He says economic growth has shown significant improvement. Japan will aim to achieve fiscal primary balance by 2020.
Just caught this as I was shutting down the PC. A Reuters survey of Japanese firms shows that early results from sales after the tax rise are steady on a year on year basis and nearly 50% have passed on … Continue reading
To support private demand led economy Told meeting that stock market somewhat volatile but financial markets reflect expectations for global economic recovery Comments are from a Japanese government official detailing a meeting with Kuroda USD/JPY taking some note and blasting … Continue reading
Expecting economy to recover steadily toward beating deflation Impact of sales tax hike within expectation and seen as temporary Vice economic minister Yasutoshi Nishimura on Reuters