ECONOMY OF JAPAN
Shinzo Abe says new unit will defend Japan from space tech threats
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Japan must also defend itself from threats in cyberspace and from electromagnetic interference against Japanese satellites. Concerns are growing that China and Russia are seeking ways to interfere, disable or destroy satellites.
Letter from Wall Street: Dear PM Modi, your politics can wait, but the economy cannot
Nothing is more important than dealing with the unfoldi...
Air France-KLM proposes buying 49% of Malaysia Airlines, JAL seeks smaller stake: Sources
Proposals to invest in ailing Malaysia Airlines inc...
Unlock domestic capital pools to grow economy
Charitable trusts and universities in India have historically invested a significant portion of their available resources in real estate or in basic financial instruments.
New-daddy-moons need to be encouraged
Japanese minister’s paternity leave should be a wake-up call for Indians too.
Rising markets, falling economy: Which indicator will reverse first?
A few stocks, popularly known as Hrithik stocks contribute most of the index gains.
Jyotsna Suri felicitated for strengthening Indo-Japan ties
Ambassador Suzuki acknowledged Suri’s service as the President of FICCI and Chairperson of FICCI Tourism Committee.
Gig economy workers may soon have to register under GSTN
The govt is looking to get professionals listed on online platforms like UrbanClap into the formal workforce.
Nikkei inches up to 15-month high, take-over bids energise constructors
The Nikkei share average rose 0.18 per cent to 24,083.51, its highest close since October 2018.
Half of world economy dependent on nature: WEF study
Releasing the Nature Risk Rising Report ahead of its 50th Annual Meeting, the World Economic Forum said about 25 per cent of our assessed plant and animal species are threatened by human actions, with a million species facing extinction, many within decades.
No turning point in sight as IMF predicts sluggish global growth
The IMF trimmed back its global growth forecasts, mostly due to a slowdown in India.
Govt to revamp official data for clearer picture of economy
The focus is to capture economic activity more accurately, particularly in the unorganised sector.
Manishi Raychaudhuri on why BNP Paribas is overweight India despite a slowing economy
There is a pretty wide universe of companies which generate excess returns routinely.
Coronavirus: New disease spreading in Asia revives SARS fears
According to Institut Pasteur, the new strain is the seventh known type of coronavirus that humans can contract. WHO has advised that individuals should protect themselves against the virus by thoroughly washing their hands, covering their noses when they sneeze, thoroughly cooking meat and eggs, and avoiding close contact with wild or farm animals.
Comm Min to showcase Startup India tableau at Republic Day Parade
The objective is to inspire and motivate youth to follow their dreams to generate wealth and become job creators and not just job seekers.
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