The Bank of Japan will have to fire up its printing press again

Donald Trump's election night victory has sent shockwaves through bond markets around the world. Selling in the US, brought on by the presumption that Trump's protectionist trade policies and plans for massive infrastructure spending will bring back ... ( read original story ...)

BANK OF JAPAN : UK interest rates are going nowhere in 2017

Interest rates are going up in the US, but in the UK they are going nowhere. That, bluntly, was the message from the Bank of England as it announced its latest decision on borrowing costs less than 24 hours after the US Federal Reserve not only tightened ... ( read original story ...)

Japan, Russia set to agree on $2.5bn deal

Discussions of project details are now in the final stages. Among the projects is the joint provision of around 1 billion euros ($1.04 billion) in loans by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and a financial institution in Europe for ... ( read original story ...)

Japan tops China as largest holder of US Treasury debt

WASHINGTON — Japan surpassed China in October as the largest foreign owner of U.S. Treasury securities, the first time the countries have swapped places in nearly two years. Total foreign holdings fell for a fourth month. The Treasury Department says ... ( read original story ...)

Sanzigen Studio Establishes New Studio in Nagoya

SANZIGEN Animation Studio announced on its official website on Wednesday that it will open a new studio in Nagoya in April. The new studio will be the company's fourth, following its studios in Tokyo, Kyoto, and Fukuoka. SANZIGEN's stated goal with the ... ( read original story ...)

Real Madrid advances to Club World Cup final

YOKOHAMA, Japan -- Real Madrid beat Mexican side Club America 2-0 to reach the Club World Cup final on Thursday and extend its unbeaten run to 36 games. Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo each scored to help the European champions reach the final on ... ( read original story ...)