Bank of Japan Owns 60% of Japan ETFs

Chaganomics

The Bank of Japan (BOJ) governor Haruhiko Kuroda kept the interest rates and asset buying program intact in the recent policy meeting. Cenbanks Central Bank Economics ETF Japan

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More Japan Updates

Chaganomics

JapanThe Japanese economy expanded healthily in Q2 on the back of a strong pickup in domestic demand. GDP rose 4.0% in Q2 over the previous quarter in seasonally-adjusted annualized terms (SAAR), which was notably above the 1.5% expansion in Q1. Read more at Chaganomics Long Form.

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Japan: The Economy June 2018

Chaganomics

From Mizuho: In the Japan-US summit meeting on April 17-18, issues on North Korea and trade were the main topics. US President Trump addressed the issue of America’s “massive trade deficit with Japan” and showed his determination to slash the deficit, but he did not come up with any specific demands to Japan. The new trade negotiations with the US are expected to be challenging for Japan. 6 exempting Japan from the additional import tariffs.

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Japan Downgrade

Chaganomics

"S&P's diagnosis about the uncertain economic outlook means that prospects for fiscal consolidation are becoming uncertain," said Toru Suehiro, senior market economist at Mizuho Securities

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Impressions of Japan, Spring 2016

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Shibu Onsen, Japan. Last week, 10 years later, I was able to refresh that impression by visiting Tokyo (and other parts of Japan) during the famous Cherry Blossom season. The techno-charged culture that is Japan , but probably soon — the techno-culture everywhere.

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Israel & Japan: Konnichi Wa to Collaboration, Sayonara to Stagnation

VC Cafe

Japan is the world’s #3 economy…but not for Israel. They join six other Japanese multinationals in the Japan MNC program administered by the Israel Innovation Authority- Terumo, Panasonic, NEC, Ricoh, NTT, DNP and Fujitsu. These should be protected in Japan.”

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Why China Is Eclipsing Japan in Innovation

Inc Startups

It's the Wild West in China right now. Innovate

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Japan's Employment Lesson for the Entrepreneur

Inc Startups

Older workers are going to change the workforce as profoundly as women did. The Future

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Flexible Focus #53: WA JAPAN Project

Active Garage

The dramatic destruction of the earthquake and tsunami which struck Japan on March 11 were reported worldwide on television, as day by day estimates of the dead and the missing climbed from hundreds to thousands, to tens of thousands.

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Ex-US deserter to NKorea who married Japan abductee dies

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. TOKYO (AP) — Charles Jenkins, a U.S He was 77

You Can Now Order a Priest on Amazon (in Japan)

Inc Startups

crews talks about a priest delivery service for funerals in Japan on Amazon. Some religious orders do not approve of the practice, but Japan's less religious younger generation have started using the service to honor loved ones This week, the Inc.

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Jan. 5th Japan - US CRUDE at lowest level in five years

Chaganomics

USD/ DATA/EVENTS * The following data is expected on Monday: (Time in GMT) - 0135 Japan Manufacturing PMI Dec JPRPMI=ECI - 0500 U.S. crude oil futures Japan Oil TOKYO, Jan 5 (Reuters) - U.S. crude futures extended declines to a third day on Monday to stay near their lowest level in more than five years, hurt by a slew of weak economic data in the worlds biggest oil consumer. FUNDAMENTALS * NYMEX crude for February delivery CLc1 was down 39 cents at $52.30

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Startup Metrics Revolution: Tokyo, Japan (Fri 12/19) - Master of.

500 Hats

» Saturday, December 06, 2008 Startup Metrics Revolution: Tokyo, Japan (Fri 12/19) at the moment I'm on my way to Paris for the LeWeb conference. Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure. The Internet Revolution, Act III.

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Flexible Focus #14: Japan Photo Safari

Active Garage

Although the technology of photography was initially introduced from outside Japan, the Photo History of Japan tells a story that led to cutting edge technology and consummate quality. When photography was first introduced to Japan, some samurai disliked having their picture taken.

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In Japan, Working From Home Is a Government Supported Activity

Inc Startups

Preparing for the Olympics and increasing productivity are the goals. HR/Benefits

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Google Admits Fault in Wide-Spread Internet Disruption in Japan

Inc Startups

The internet disruption covered half the country and sparked an official investigation. Security

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12 Questions: Meet Naoki Haruyoshi (Japan)

crowdSPRING Blog

Naoki lives and works in Tokyo, Japan. Hi, I’m KIONA, from Tokyo, Japan. What is the design industry like in Japan? In our 12 Questions blog series, we feature interviews with someone from the crowdSPRING community.

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[Infographic] Education By Country (United States, China, Russia, France, Germany and Japan)

YoungUpstarts

and in front of Germany, France and Japan. Others China education education system France Germany government expenditure Japan Russia students United States

Uber Starts Food Delivery in Japan After Ride-Sharing Stumbles

Inc Startups

Users can order dishes from over 150 restaurants in the eighth nation to see the service

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Social Media and Tribes #31: Social Media comes through during Japan crisis

Active Garage

The recent crisis in Japan is a reminder to us to that Technology can be a boom and a curse. And what is most compelling is that Japan turned to social media for connecting with their loved ones. Check out #Japan #tsunami #earthquake.

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[Singapore] Japan’s No.1 Online Mall Rakuten Opens Here

YoungUpstarts

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Japan iPhone Apps: State of the Market - Master of 500 Hats

500 Hats

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: [link] At this event, Nobuyuki Hayashi (aka Nobi), one of the most famousMac/iPhone journalists from Japan will be briefing and taking questionsabout iPhone market in Japan.

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NC native Charles Jenkins, an ex-US deserter to N. Korea who married Japan abductee, dies at 77

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Army deserter to North Korea who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release, has died. TOKYO — Charles Jenkins, a U.S He was 77

Hatsune Miku – Crazy Popular In Japan & Coming To America

Altgate

Current Affairs Technology Japan Music Industry technologyI hadn’t heard of Hatsune Miku until having lunch last week with NetProspex CEO Gary Halliwell who told me about this singing synthesizer program with a 3D hologram and concerts.

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Japan awaits the rise of new entrepreneurs

EIN News

recent trip to Japans devastated northeast coast, venture capitalist Yoshihito Hori chanced upon a group of. According to a survey by the Japan Venture Capital Association, investment in start-ups in Japan dipped fifth of the average at 33.4. The United States was at 34.8, with Australia at 45.7.

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Startup Weekend Tokyo & GeeksOnaPlane Japan (Dec 2009) - Master of.

500 Hats

& props to Mona & Chris McCann for helping me slap together a last-minute mini- GoaP Japan trip. if you can read Japanese, you can also see Serkan Toto's preview of the event on TechCrunch Japan here.

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OWA Beer – From Europe And Japan, With Love.

YoungUpstarts

The 39-year old was previously working for one of Japan’s largest beer manufacturers, Kirin, albeit in a totally different capacity – he was in its restaurant section.

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Help for U.S. Entrepreneurs in Japan

Inc Startups

A new business incubator in Tokyo caters not only to Japanese start-ups but to foreigners looking to do business in Japan. I managed to do it thanks to a very special network of friends and business associates in Japan, but not everyone has that network on tap.

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Why Apple and Spotify Can't Get a Foothold in Japan

Inc Startups

In a world where streaming music is growing in popularity, Japan is a holdout, with more than 80 percent of its sales still on physical formats like CDs. Here's why

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Recruit Co. of Japan Buys Austin-based Indeed.com

SiliconHills

of Japan Buys Austin-based Indeed.com appeared first on SiliconHills. Recruit Co. announced today that is has bought Austin-based job listing site Indeed.com. The Japanese-based provider of HR and recruitment services, did not disclose the terms of the deal. MarketWatch is reporting that the New York Times, which invested in Indeed.com in 2005, stands to gain $100 million from the sale. Indeed will retain its [.] The post Recruit Co.

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NC companies offer Japan business how-to course

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

State University is offering a course that aims to help company executives get a handle on how to navigate the ways of doing business in Japan RALEIGH — A center based at N.C.

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Japan Court Orders Google to Remove Search Results

Inc Startups

Japan has followed Europe''s lead on a citizen''s "right to be forgotten," ordering Google to remove unflattering search results

NC companies offer Japan business how-to course

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — A center based at North Carolina State University is offering a course that aims to help company executives get a handle on how to navigate the ways of doing business in Japan RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

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Taboola Joins Forces With Yahoo Japan

Inc Startups

In search of an outlet to further scale up its content recommendation technology, the startup has struck a strategic partnership across the Pacific

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A Search For Japan's Entrepreneurs In Wake of Quake

EIN News

According to a survey by the Japan Venture Capital Association, investment in startups in Japan dipped. fifth of the average at 33.4. The United States was at 34.8, with Australia at 45.7. to China and North America. "In In the U.S. you have 10 or 15 times as

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Mercury News interview: John Roos, U.S. Ambassador to Japan

EIN News

and Japan melted. There are venture capitalists looking at Japan. severely damaged the Fukushima nuclear power plant, United States military forces launched round-the-clock assistance, called "Operation. Friend." The sometimes frosty relations between the U.S. A survey released in. startups and young technology companies. If you look at

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Mercury News interview: John Roos, United States Ambassador to Japan

EIN News

and Japan melted. There are venture capitalists looking at Japan. "Friend." The sometimes frosty relations between the U.S. A survey released in. people have been deeply grateful to the United States for our assistance. Q Some observers see. start-ups and young technology companies. If you look at

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IndoorAtlas Signs Deal With Yahoo! JAPAN

ArcticStartup

JAPAN’s mapping solutions such as expanding searching possibilities within buildings – and will enable the development of advertising services in the future. As Japan ranks number four in smartphone penetration worldwide, it is a hot market for the deployment of indoor location-based services.

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Gyoza, What Is It? A favorite appetizer or snack food in Japan,

Mark Birch

A favorite appetizer or snack food in Japan, the gyoza is simply a Japanese dumpling. Gyoza, What Is It? Many pin the origin of the gyoza to the Chinese dumpling, called jiaozi, which the Japanese soldiers brought back home after WWII. In fact, the characters for jiaozi ??

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Why I'm Big in Japan / How I Got Married - Master of 500 Hats

500 Hats

TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Why Im Big in Japan / How I Got Married : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. Master of 500 Hats A blog about Geeks, Entrepreneurs, & Startups in Silicon Valley, by Dave McClure.

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