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Rocky path awaits Kuroda in his next BOJ term

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Japan finance minister: important for BOJ to keep current policy framework

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TOCOM rubber snaps 3-day rally on stronger yen, falling oil and...

TOKYO (Feb 22): Benchmark Tokyo rubber futures fell on Thursday, snapping a three-session rally, as a stronger yen, lower oil prices and plunging Tokyo...

Dollar slips as recovery loses steam; yen rises

NEW YORK: The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on Thursday, as its rally from a three-year low last week ran out...

Japan MOF’s Asakawa: to actively engage in G20 debate on cryptocurrencies

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Japan PM’s adviser says BOJ should consider buying foreign bonds

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Asian stocks gain, dollar extends recovery

TOKYO: Asian stocks gained on Wednesday, while the dollar advanced as traders near-term focus shifted to the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy...

Hong Kong stocks end firmer, H-shares rise ahead of China reopening

HONG KONG: Hong Kong’s main Hang Seng index ended firmer on Wednesday, tracking gains in Asian markets and ahead of the reopening of mainland...

Japan government reiterates its view the economy is recovering ‘gradually’

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BOJ will struggle to raise rates this year: ex-central banker Shirai

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Final version of Trans-Pacific trade deal released, rules pushed by U.S....

© Reuters. New Zealand’s Minister for Trade and Export Growth David Parker speaks to reporters during a...

Hong Kong stocks fall after Lunar New Year break, H-shares down

HONG KONG: Hong Kong’s benchmark Hang Seng index fell on Tuesday, when the city’s markets reopened following the Lunar New Year holiday, with HSBC...

Guggenheim’s Minerd warns of a possible replay of 1987 stock market...

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Japan’s Abe sets sights on more foreign workers, higher sales tax

© Reuters. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe makes a...