Baby panda rally: Zoo’s new arrival boosts Tokyo restaurant stocks

Decorations appeared on Tokyo streets as the two giant pandas were welcomed with … According to one estimate cited by business publication Nikkei, the economic impact of the baby panda could be as much as 26.7 billion yen ($243 million).
( read original story …)


Related Post

Japan recalls South Korean ambassador over 'c...
views 50
Japan has temporarily recalled its ambassador to...South Korea over this statue commemorating Korean...women forced to work as sex slaves for the...Japanese in World War II. Tokyo is also suspending...economic dialogue with Seoul over the issue. The...statue was put ... ( read original story ...)


Funding for Great East Japan Earthquake survivors&...
views 63
Six years after the Great East Japan Earthquake,...funding for survivors' mental care is on a...continuing downward trend. In disaster-hit coastal...areas, work has proceeded to set up residential...districts on high ground, and this spring most of...the areas ... ( read original story ...)


Japan’s growing concern over China’s n...
views 68
The pride of Japan's naval defence, the JS Izumo,...is making an unprecedented journey through Asian...waters over the next three months. The Izumo is...the largest vessel built by Japan since the end of...World War Two - and she looks very much like an...aircraft ... ( read original story ...)


Osaka University Researchers Develop Self-Healing ...
views 38
an associate professor at Osaka University, told...Design News that prior to their research,...self-healing polymers have been categorized into...two types: physical approach and chemical...approach. The physical mechanism often relies on...polyrotaxane, a ... ( read original story ...)


Vietnam values contributions of Japanese investors
views 87
Chairman of the Japan Business Federation...(Keidanren) in Japan on April 12. Keidanren, the...biggest business organisation in Japan, consists...of more than 1,000 enterprises and 100...associations. At the meeting, Minister Dung said...his ongoing visit to Japan ... ( read original story ...)


Trump accuses Japan, China of currency devaluation
views 48
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday lambasted...Japan and China for devaluing their currencies ... The yen also strengthened on a news report that...Trump's trade adviser slammed Germany for using a..."grossly undervalued" euro to gain an unfair...advantage ... ( read original story ...)


Japan, Vietnam to bolster maritime security cooper...
views 62
TOKYO (AP) — Japan and Vietnam agreed Tuesday to...bolster their security ties through...Japanese-funded projects including the upgrading...of Vietnamese coastal patrol capabilities, defense...equipment and technology transfer amid concerns...about China's ... ( read original story ...)


Nikkei edges down, but small cap stocks attract bu...
views 87
TOKYO, March 7 Japan's Nikkei share average edged...down on Tuesday, following Wall Street's lead,...with investors deterred by geopolitical tensions...after the North Korean missile tests, while buying...continued to fuel in into small cap stocks. The...Nikkei fell ... ( read original story ...)


McDonald's Sells Control Of China Business To...
views 57
As McDonald's streamlines its sprawling global...operations, the fast-food giant is also looking at...further deals in markets such as South Korea,...Japan and Southeast Asia ... and today’s top-performing IPO stocks. Get...4 free weeks of the IBD Digital ... ( read original story ...)


Yokohama defends WTCC tyres after Nurburgring Nord...
views 52
Yokohama has defended its World Touring Car...Championship tyres ... More in WTCCCatsburg into WTCC lead with...Nordschle... More WTCC News Catsburg into WTCC lead with...Nordschleife win Polestar Volvo's Nicky Catsburg...surged into the World Touring Car ... ( read original story ...)