BOJ deputy governor warns of risks, signals easy policy bias
BOJ will focus on risks to the economy as uncertainty over soft global demand cloud the outlook.
India to be an outlier in the global economy: Report
Nomura expects that growth in major global economies may weaken in 2020, like US growth may slip from 2.3% to 1.8%, China (6.1% to 5.7%), the euro area (1.2% to 0.9%) and Japan (1.0% to 0.2%). This will be offset by a handful of smaller EMs – Brazil, Mexico, India, Turkey and South Africa – rebounding from tepid growth in 2019.
Japan India's closest partner, has special significance for Northeast: Jitendra Singh
During a delegation-level meeting with Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshi Kajiyama, Singh highlighted the investment made by Japan in the northeastern region, especially in the infrastructure sector. Both India and Japan have developed special bonding under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi
India, Japan trade ministers discuss review of CEPA ahead of PMs meet
In the hour-long meeting, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal conveyed to Japanese Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshi Kajiyama that "market access for India's goods and services with partner countries is very important but despite commitments in CEPA from Japan, market access for India's goods and services remains elusive".
Govt okays partial credit guarantee scheme for PSBs to buy high rated assets of NBFCs/HFCs
The scheme will help address NBFCs and HFCs resolve their temporary liquidity or cash flow mismatch issues.
Japan shares rise on robust US data, China worries cap gains
The Nikkei 225 index ended Monday up 0.33 per cent at 23,430.70.
Paying for those cigarette breaks: This company in Japan is granting non-smoking staff extra six days off every year
The move will compensate employees for the time their colleagues who smoke spend away from their desks.
Japan's markets watchdog recommends 2.4 bn yen fine for Nissan over Carlos Ghosn pay
The fine would cover a four-year period through March 2018, the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission (SESC) said in a statement.
Japan's Soft Bank Group to invest Rs 30,000 crore in renewable energy in Gujarat
The announcement was made at a meeting between chief minister Vijay Rupani and Executive Chairman of SB Energy Manoj Kohli. The investment will be in solar energy, wind energy and other unconventional renewable energy sources.
Nearly 24 hour countdown begins for launch of RISAT-2BR1
The workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, on its 50th mission, PSLV-C48, is scheduled to lift off from the first launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota, about 130 km from here at 3.25 PM on Wednesday, the Indian Space Research Organisation said.
RCEP did not adequately address India's concerns, will review ASEAN FTA: Piyush Goyal
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took the call of not joining the RCEP agreement on November 4 in Bangkok, as India's concerns were not addressed in the pact.
Asian shares edge down as tariff deadline hems bets
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was 0.17 per cent lower.
Japan unveils USD 120 billion stimulus package
The package is also aimed at helping alleviate the impact of a recent tax hike and survive a potential economic slowdown after a spending boom for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Indo-Japan fighter aircraft exercise in Japan in 2020
The ministers exchanged views on the recent developments in the South China Sea in the backdrop of Beijing’s aggressive postures this year in the territorial waters of Vietnam.
Piyush Goyal demands reciprocal access for Indian companies abroad
Foreign cos won’t be allowed in local contracts unless India Inc gets to compete in those nations, said Goyal.
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