Tagged With Japan Economy And Markets

If you think your last pay increase was bad, spare a thought for workers in Japan


Japan's huge manufacturing sector is going backwards as new orders dry up


Something unusual is happening in the Japanese economy



The BoJ lowers its inflation forecasts and says there's still downside risks


BoJ policy could be about to get even more radical


Don't expect tighter monetary policy in Japan anytime soon



Japan's economy just went sharply into reverse, and it could be an ominous warning sign for global growth


Japan's labour market is losing momentum


When it comes to government debt levels, one nation stands out among the rest


The Bank of Japan continues its 'stealth tapering' of bond purchases


Markets just received a potentially important signal on the health of the global economy


A shift in focus from Shinzo Abe could mean the days of ultra-easy monetary policy in Japan may soon be numbered



Japan's Nikkei 225 just closed at the highest level in decades


The BoJ plans to be more flexible with policy -- but it's still unclear if that can stir inflation


Macquarie Bank isn't convinced the BoJ is about to shock financial markets


There's one option for the Bank of Japan that nobody seems to be talking about



The BOJ has to get its message right if and when it decides to tweak its bond buying program


Nomura thinks next week's BoJ meeting could end up being a fizzer


Japan's manufacturing sector is starting to splutter


The eyes of the financial world are suddenly back on Japan