Jun 16, 2014

China's top think tank warned to toe ideological line: media

A Communist official has issued a “high-profile warning” about ideological problems at China’s top think tank, domestic media said Monday in a sign that the party leadership is exerting its authority over state-run institutions. Experts at the state-affiliated Chinese Academy of Social Sciences are ...

2% inflation target out of reach, think tanks say

May 24, 2013

2% inflation target out of reach, think tanks say

Think tanks agree it will be difficult for the Bank of Japan to attain its 2 percent inflation target in about two years, with the nation’s economic growth seen slowing down markedly in fiscal 2014 after the planned consumption tax hike. The average estimate ...