Looking for Value in Japan: Is It Time to Buy?

These Japanese equities look appealingRelated Stocks: TSE:7—7…, TSE:67…–, TSE:5—–4, TSE:45—–,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusMar 20th, 2017

Japan"s fertility crisis is turning into a "demographic time bomb" — here"s how it affects daily life

Issei Kato/ReutersIf you're of working age in Japan, daily life can mean 12- to 16-hour days punctuated by hurried meals and bookended by too little sleep. If you're elderly, it can mean crushing lone.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 4th, 2018

Japan leads Asian shares higher, buoyed by Wall St record

Technology companies are once again leading U.S. stocks higher early Wednesday as indexes remain at all-time highs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 3rd, 2018

November OLED TV sales in Japan rise

Monthly sales of OLED TVs in the Japan market surpassed the 10,000-unit mark for the first time in November, according to data compiled by the Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA)......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 28th, 2017

Emerging Markets: Why India Stocks Could Be Big Winners in 2018

Stock markets in Japan and South Korea look promising, too. At this time last year, many investors feared that a trade-skeptical Trump administration would lead to globaliz.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 21st, 2017

Kobe Steel says senior executives knew about data tampering

TOKYO (Reuters) - Kobe Steel Ltd, at the center of a data-falsification scandal that has shaken Japan's manufacturing industry, admitted for the first time that executives were aware of the cheating, and reassigned three senior officials......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2017

Japan"s "demographic time bomb" has led to the rise of drive-thru funerals

Mike Householder/AP Images A Japanese funeral parlor has begun offering drive-th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 18th, 2017

Japan may be the next great frontier for investors

For some it is time to diversify away from potentially overvalued U.S. stocks and some are turning to Japanese markets......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 8th, 2017

Living in Japan for a year, I saw reasons for its "demographic time bomb" everywhere — and now I"m seeing the same troubling signs at home

Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images Economists agree Japan is a "demographic ti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 5th, 2017

South Korea Unveils Plan To Strike North Korean Missile Launchers

North Korea launched its Hwasong-15 ICBM into the waters west of Japan at 3:17 am local time on Wednesday. Barely six minutes later, South Korean artillery, air force, and Navy sprang into action and began firing missile.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 1st, 2017

Japan"s Nippon Point closing in on $9 bln buyout bid for Axalta--Nikkei

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit or the quote page for more information about this breaking news......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2017

Olympian Boyd Martin Retraining Racehorses in Japan

Tokyo, Japan: Two-time Olympian Boyd Martin is to host ‘retraining the racehorse’ clinics in Japan this December, in partnership with the National Riding Club Association of Japan (NRCAJ), the Japan Racing Association (JRA) an.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 29th, 2017

Japan: Nuclear Reactor Behind Fukushima Disaster Considered for Another Power Plant, Against Safety Regulations

The Japanese government mandates a limit of 40 years for nuclear reactors; the Tokai No. 2 has been running since 1978. Today marked the fourth time Japan Atomic Power Co. filed an application with the Nuclear Regulation Authority for an extension......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 26th, 2017

The New York Post: Navy calls off search for missing sailors from plane crash near Japan

American and Japanese forces scoured nearly 1,000 square nautical miles of the Philippine Sea for the three missing and presumed dead sailors before calling it quits at 10 a.m. Friday Japan time, the US 7th Fleet said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 24th, 2017

Japan has become a "demographic time bomb" — here"s the truth about what that means

Issei Kato/ReutersJapan is dealing with what economists call a "demographic time bomb." Through a vicious cycle of low fertility and low con.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 21st, 2017

India, Japan look at joint moon mission, will bring samples to earth

This is the second time that Japan and India are teaming up for a moon mission.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 17th, 2017

Yen Tumbles On Trump, Kuroda Comments As Japan Comes Back From Long Weekend

Amid President Trump's visit, Abe's calls for more sanction and general militarization, the Japanese came back from their long weekend and decided it was time to panic.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 5th, 2017

Trump heads to Japan with North Korea on his mind

The 12-day trip ending on Nov 14, takes him out of Washington at a time when he has been beset by several issues......»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 4th, 2017

The Bank Of Japan Decided To Take Its Time Before Making Forecasts

The Bank Of Japan Decided To Take Its Time Before Making Forecasts.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaNov 1st, 2017

Time off for good behaviour: Japan firm rewards non-smokers

Non-smoking employees at one Japanese firm are getting six additional days’ holiday to compensate for the time their colleagues spend puffing away at work. Piala, a Tokyo-based online commerce consu........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 1st, 2017

U.S. Military"s Most Advanced Stealth Fighters Arrive in Japan amid North Korea Nuclear Tensions

This marks the first time the F-35A Lightning II has been deployed in the region......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 31st, 2017