Kuroda turns cautiously optimistic about inflation target

/ Nov 14, 2016

Kuroda turns cautiously optimistic about inflation target

Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda expressed confidence Monday that the 2 percent inflation target will be achieved around fiscal 2018, saying a pickup in oil prices and possible wage growth could help push up prices. Kuroda, however, also warned there are downside risks ...

/ Nov 4, 2016

Russia, Japan weigh priority projects for economic cooperation

Russian and Japanese economy and energy ministers agreed Thursday to flesh out dozens of specific projects in the two countries’ economic cooperation over the next month. The agreement came after Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige Seko met with Russian Economic Development Minister ...