Japanese retailers divided on plan for mandatory plastic bag fees
November 18, 2019 | Nikkei Asian Review
Japan’s plan to introduce mandatory fees on plastic shopping bags ...

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Haneda to top Narita as hub for Japan carriers to US and Europe
November 18, 2019 | Nikkei Asian Review
Japan's biggest airlines will significantly increase their flights from ...

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Tax revenue estimate to be lowered
November 17, 2019 | The Japan News
The government is expected to lower its fiscal 2019 tax revenue estimate ...

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Japan to issue additional deficit-covering bonds for 1st time in 3 yrs as tax revenue falls
November 15, 2019 | The Mainichi Shinbun
The government is set to issue additional deficit-covering bonds as ...

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5 major banks’ combined 1st-half profits down 10%
November 15, 2019 | The Japan News
The nation’s five major banking groups saw their combined net profits ...

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Concern grows over potential plunge in private consumption
November 15, 2019 | The Japan News
Japan’s real gross domestic product (GDP) maintained positive growth in the July-September period for ...

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Over 50% of Japanese companies offer telecommuting, survey shows
November 15, 2019 | Nikkei Asian Review
More than half of Japanese companies in a Nikkei survey have ...

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Japan to cut FY2019 tax revenue estimate on weak corporate earnings
November 15, 2019 | The Mainichi Shinbun
The government will cut its tax revenue estimate for fiscal 2019 from ...

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Govt plans point program with link to My Number
November 14, 2019 | The Japan News
The government is considering launching in September 2020 a shopping point program for ...

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Japan July-Sept. GDP growth slows to 0.2% amid weak consumer spending
November 14, 2019 | The Mainichi Shinbun
Japan's economy grew for the fourth straight quarter in the July-September period, ...

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Economy nearly stalls in Q3, growth hits low amid trade war
November 14, 2019 | The Asahi Shimbun
Japan's economy ground to a near standstill in the third quarter with growth ...

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A quarter of Japan's international flights now link to China
November 13, 2019 | Nikkei Asian Review
China has become the top location for inbound and outbound Japan flights this winter, ...

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Steelmakers lower forecasts amid weak world economy
November 13, 2019 | The Japan News
The top three Japanese steelmakers reduced their annual profit forecasts ...

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Japan has yen problem in latest earnings season
November 13, 2019 | The Japan News
In a disappointing third-quarter earnings season for Japan Inc., ...

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Automakers expect U.S. delay on imposing EU, Japan tariffs
November 13, 2019 | The Asahi Shimbun
Major automakers think U.S. President Donald Trump will again this week ...

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