Global finance leaders seek to bolster growth

Apr 15, 2016

Global finance leaders seek to bolster growth

The leaders of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank pledged Thursday to redouble efforts to bolster shaky global growth prospects and combat increasing political attacks on free trade and other hallmarks of globalization. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and World Bank President ...

Aso claims 2017 tax hike will 'certainly' go through

Jan 22, 2016

Aso claims 2017 tax hike will 'certainly' go through

Finance Minister Taro Aso said in his new year policy speech Friday that he will “certainly” go through with the second stage of the consumption tax hike to 10 percent in April 2017 to secure international trust in Japan’s efforts to return to fiscal ...

Oct 27, 2014

Resona to offer 24-hour money transfer service

Resona Holdings Inc. plans to make money transfer services among clients available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, starting next April, sources said. Retail clients with accounts at three group banks — Resona Bank, Saitama Resona Bank and Kinki Osaka Bank — ...