Mizuho Research Institute

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Name: Mizuho Research Institute
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Japan's brokerages seize death tax opportunity

As Japanese families gathered earlier this month for the traditional "Obon" festival honoring ancestors, some elderly parents broached an awkward but increasingly critical topic: planning for inheritance.Japan's government will increase the inheritance ... [Published CNBC - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese nonmanufacturers pressed to distinguish themselves

TOKYO -- Japanese businesses fell into two categories in the April-June quarter: winners and losers.Armed with globally competitive products, manufacturers logged a 9% boost in combined pretax profit for the three-month period marked by the April consumption ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

In chain reaction, interest rates fall in Europe, Japan, US

TOKYO -- A drop in long-term interest rates in Europe spread to Japan and the U.S., a sign of growing speculation that their central banks will have no choice to rely to monetary easing to deal with weaker economic growth.Long-term rates have been trending ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Japan's Economy Contracts Sharply

TOKYO--Japan's economy contracted sharply in the second quarter after a sales-tax increase in April sent household spending tumbling, which economists said could pressure the government to take additional stimulus measures.Real gross domestic product, ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 13 2014]
Entities: Contracts, Japan, Shinzo Abe
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

'Chinese-style' QE raises stimulus expectations

HONG KONG -- A 1 trillion yuan ($162 billion) lending program set up by the People's Bank of China is drawing investors' attention -- boosting speculation that the central bank is trying to stabilize the economy by reducing interest rates in certain ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

PREVIEW-BOJ to keep upbeat economic view, debate export weakness

0500 GMT* BOJ to maintain asset buying, no policy changes expected* BOJ to say recovery intact despite recent weak data* Some board members may propose revising down export, output view* Governor Kuroda to brief media 0630 GMTTOKYO, Aug 4 (Reuters) - ... [Published CNBC - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 3 reports

UPDATE 3-Japan labour demand strengthens, good omen for economic recovery

* Japan jobs-applicants ratio hits 22-year high* Unemployment rate rises, economy still close to full employment* Household spending, retail sales rise m/m* Labour shortages to put upward pressure on prices* BOJ policymaker sees tighter job market to ... [Published CNBC - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 3 reports

Japan June exports slide in warning sign for economic outlook (Reuters)

By Tetsushi KajimotoTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's exports unexpectedly fell in June for a second straight month, weighed down by a drop in shipments to Asia and the United States, signalling that weak external demand may require bolder domestic policies to ... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Jul 24 2014]
First reported May 09 2014 - Updated May 09 2014 - 1 reports

Japan Growth Boosted by Pre Sales Tax Consumption

Japan’s economy probably grew the most in a year in the January-March quarter as consumers rushed to spend before a sales-tax increase, a Reuters poll showed, but persistent weakness in external demand could pose a risk to growth ahead. Analysts say ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - May 09 2014]
First reported May 02 2014 - Updated May 02 2014 - 1 reports

BOJ Beat: Will Kuroda Let Key Policy Architect Go?

European Pressphoto Agency Just as the Bank of Japan’s war against deflation enters a crucial stage, time is running out for an official seen as Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda’s right-hand man. The fixed four-year term for Masayoshi Amamiya as executive director ... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 02 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

Japan Industrial Output Rises 0.3 Percent in March

Japan’s industrial production index in March rose 0.3 percent from the previous month, backed by automakers trying to recoup their fall in output following record heavy snowfall in February, government data showed Wednesday. The seasonally adjusted ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 2 reports

Japan Diaper Shortage: It’s A Real Problem

[ Life ]A Japan diaper shortage sounds like the opening to a bad joke, but it is actually a real problem and causing distress for Japanese parents.The shortage is caused by Japan’s attempt to avoid a high sales tax increase. When consumers learned of ... [Published WebProNews - Apr 02 2014]

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"Until now, inheritance meant an end. But if you're acquainted with a family and understand its needs, you're not necessarily letting go when a client passes on" he told Reuters
...does the rest of your family live? Can we meet them some time?" she told Reuters after addressing a seminar in Hachioji, a suburb in western Tokyo. "During August, we might suggest they talk to family about inheritance when they get together, or say, please bring them to meet us if you can."
"We felt the impact of the consumption tax increase in June and July" Mitsuhiro Takeda, president of casual-wear chain operator United Arrows, said at an earnings conference earlier this month...
"Investors are moving some assets from the eurozone to Japan and the U S " on speculation that the ECB will conduct ease more, according to Naka Matsuzawa, chief interest rate strategist at Nomura Securities

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Japan's brokerages seize death tax opportunity [Published CNBC - Aug 29 2014]
Japan's brokerages seize opportunity as death t... [Published CNBC - Aug 28 2014]
Japanese nonmanufacturers pressed to distinguis... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 22 2014]
In chain reaction, interest rates fall in Europ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 15 2014]
Japan's Economy Contracts Sharply [Published 4 Traders - Aug 13 2014]
'Chinese-style' QE raises stimulus expectations [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Aug 08 2014]
PREVIEW-BOJ to keep upbeat economic view, debat... [Published CNBC - Aug 04 2014]
UPDATE 3-Japan labour demand strengthens, good ... [Published CNBC - Jul 29 2014]
Japan labour demand up, positive sign for spending [Published Economic Times - Jul 29 2014]
UPDATE 2-Japan labor demand strengthens, positi... [Published CNBC - Jul 29 2014]
Japan June exports slide in warning sign for ec... [Published Yahoo!Xtra - Jul 24 2014]
Japan exports slide in warning sign for economi... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 24 2014]
UPDATE 1-Japan June exports slide in warning si... [Published CNBC - Jul 24 2014]
Japan Growth Boosted by Pre Sales Tax Consumption [Published OANDA Forex Blog - May 09 2014]
BOJ Beat: Will Kuroda Let Key Policy Architect Go? [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 02 2014]
Japan Industrial Output Rises 0.3 Percent in March [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Apr 30 2014]
The BOJ Tie: Light Blue for Optimism? [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 09 2014]
Japan Diaper Shortage: It’s A Real Problem [Published WebProNews - Apr 02 2014]
Japan Diaper Shortage: It’s A Real Problem [Published WebProNews Feed - Apr 02 2014]
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Japan Growth Boosted by Pre Sales Tax Consumption [Published OANDA Forex Blog - May 09 2014]
Japan’s economy probably grew the most in a year in the January-March quarter as consumers rushed to spend before a sales-tax increase, a Reuters poll showed, but persistent weakness in external demand could pose a risk to growth ahead. Analysts say ...
BOJ Beat: Will Kuroda Let Key Policy Architect Go? [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 02 2014]
European Pressphoto Agency Just as the Bank of Japan’s war against deflation enters a crucial stage, time is running out for an official seen as Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda’s right-hand man. The fixed four-year term for Masayoshi Amamiya as executive director ...
Japan Industrial Output Rises 0.3 Percent in March [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Apr 30 2014]
Japan’s industrial production index in March rose 0.3 percent from the previous month, backed by automakers trying to recoup their fall in output following record heavy snowfall in February, government data showed Wednesday. The seasonally adjusted ...
The BOJ Tie: Light Blue for Optimism? [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 09 2014]
Does the tie color of BOJ Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda have any wider significance?Bloomberg News Was light blue the possible color code for the Bank of Japan governor’s light-hearted and optimistic stance on Tuesday? In the BOJ’s first post-meeting news conference ...
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