Gearoid Reidy

For Gearoid Reidy's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Investors search for safe havens as omicron takes hold in Asia

Business Jan 16, 2022

Investors search for safe havens as omicron takes hold in Asia

The threat of the omicron variant is becoming real for many of Asia’s biggest countries just as it looks set to subside in some Western nations, and that’s complicating investors’ search for winning share bets in the region. The problem is that Asian governments are ...

Episode 112: A surge in omicron across Japan

DEEP DIVE Jan 13, 2022

Episode 112: A surge in omicron across Japan

COVID-19 cases have recently surged across the nation, led by an uptick in omicron infections in Okinawa, Tokyo and Osaka. Bloomberg's Gearoid Reidy talks about what the rapid spread of omicron means for Japan.