The Economic Toll Of High Suicide Rates In Japan And South Korea

Japan and South Kore.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 20th, 2017

There could be a high cost for talking up the North Korean threat

REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst Constant threat inflation and fear-mongering take their toll on public opinion: A majority of Americans support military action against North Korea if economic and diplomatic ef.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2017

"India can learn from economic progress made by Japan, South Korea, Taiwan"

Prasenjit Kumar Basu in his book Asia Reborn writes about agrarian reform.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 1st, 2017

Asia Markets: Asia stocks higher; South Korea shares soar as interest rates hold steady

South Korea’s stock market has been on a roll, hitting record highs as strong local corporate results and economic optimism propelled gains......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 25th, 2017

How Moon Jae-in Aims to Kick-Start South Korea"s Economy

The new South Korean president’s economic policies place a greater emphasis on the role of the government in boosting soft domestic demand and reversing high youth unemployment......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjMay 11th, 2017

Bird-Flu Outbreak Brings Pain for Poultry Producers in Asia

Avian influenza is spreading across Asia in what may be the worst outbreak in seven years, as the human death toll rises and chickens are culled in Japan, South Korea and China in an effort to contain the disease......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 22nd, 2017

Asian stocks mixed on upbeat US data, rate hike expectations

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Thursday as investors took profit amid expectations that the Federal Reserve could raise interest rates more aggressively than expected following upbeat U.S. economic data......»»

Category: topSource: yahooFeb 16th, 2017

Asian markets mostly gain in quiet trading during US holiday

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Friday in subdued trading after U.S. markets were closed on the Thanksgiving holiday. Japan's benchmark rose as the dollar remained at an eight-month high against the yen......»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 24th, 2016

Get Ready For South Korea Quantitative Easing in 2017

South Korea Quantitative Easing coming? As Japan wrestles with negative interest rates and government debt at astronomical levels – nearly 229.30% debt to GDP — South Korea looks at its trading partner and eyes quantitative easing in loving fashio.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 27th, 2016

Asian stocks mixed after economic data

Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday as upbeat reports on manufacturing in the U.S. and Europe were followed by weak growth data from South Korea, Asia's fourth-largest economy. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei ........»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 25th, 2016

Japan"s Abe Parlays North Korea Threat Into an Advantage

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on course for a big electoral victory on Sunday, latest polls suggest, helped by economic growth, opposition disarray and an existential threat from North Korea’s nuclear program......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 20th, 2017

Tillerson sets tone for 100-year India-US ties, chides China and Pakistan

Tillerson is travelling to India next week, Trump will travel to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, Philippines next month.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 19th, 2017

Asia Ex Japan Contributes 60% Of Global Merchandise Exports

Global merchandise exports at US$250bn, Asia ex Japan contributes 61% of world value Merchandise exports are retail goods exported to foreign markets High growth signals that the economic activities in .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 19th, 2017

U.S. pushes "fair trade" as Japan economic talks advance

The Trump administration is advocating for a more balanced trade relationship with Japan as high-level economic talks with the Asian nation advance this week in Washington, according to Vice President Mike Pence......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2017

Trump will visit Asia in November to call for increased pressure on North Korea

AP Photo/Evan VucciWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will travel to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, the Philippines and Hawaii between Nov. 3-14, the White House said on Monday, amid rising tensions over North Kore.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 16th, 2017

Economic Report: Mortgage rates surge to 10-week high but a dovish Fed may quash that move

Rates for home loans jumped in the latest report but stayed historically low, and there are signs rising rates may lose steam next week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 13th, 2017

South Korea Needs to Diversify Trade Beyond U.S. and China, Finance Minister Says

South Korea’s finance minister said Seoul should lessen its trade reliance on the U.S. and China as it seeks to resolve economic spats with its two largest trading partners......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 13th, 2017

Strong economic growth pushes mortgage rates higher

The 30-year fixed-rate average, which hasn’t been this high since August, had its biggest one-week increase since July......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 12th, 2017

After Japan, Gujarat attracts FDI from China, South Korea and Taiwan

Taiwanese companies have evinced an interest in investing close to $3 bn in Mundra in refinery and petrochemical projects.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 7th, 2017

Economic Report: Mortgage rates jump as bond selloff drags on and housing runs out of steam

Rates for home loans jumped to a six-week high in line with Treasury yields, which sold off hard amid hawkish Fedspeak and expectations for business-friendly tax reforms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2017

Bitcoin"s Q4 Rests On Japan And South Korea

Bitcoin"s Q4 Rests On Japan And South Korea.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaOct 2nd, 2017