Oct 9, 2015

G-20 addresses global risks amid China slowdown

Finance chiefs from the Group of 20 industrialized countries on Thursday discussed the need to contain downside risks facing the global economy by enhancing domestic demand and expanding employment. The finance ministers and central bankers of Japan, China and South Korea, in a meeting ...

Feb 17, 2015

Carefully tune economic policies

At a time when the global economy remains weak, Japan should carefully consider what policies to pursue to put itself on a path of stable recovery.

Feb 10, 2015

Japan, U.S. finance ministers discuss forex

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Finance Minister Taro Aso on Monday reaffirmed the importance of ensuring monetary policy is not aimed at manipulating exchange rates, the U.S. government said. The Group of Seven (G-7) finance chiefs in the past agreed monetary measures should ...

Abe's 'three arrows' backed at G-20 summit

Nov 16, 2014

Abe's 'three arrows' backed at G-20 summit

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe secured the support of Group of 20 leaders for his “Abenomics” policies during a two-day summit that wrapped up Sunday in Brisbane, Australia. Abe told the leaders that his “three-arrow” approach was helping create a “virtuous cycle” of economic growth ...