| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:29 AM
TOKYO (Reuters) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said central banks should avoid offering overly complicated forward guidance on their policies, warning that doing so could disrupt financial markets and prove to be counter-productive.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions
and disposals were reported by 1430 GMT on Friday:
** France's Total SA has agreed to buy a 61.3
percent stake in InterOil Corp's Papua New Guinea gas
fields for up to $3.6 billion, as part of a...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 1:01 PM
By Nathan Layne and Junko Fujita
OTARU/SASEBO, Japan, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Ageing and
shrinking, Japan's country towns want to gamble away their
economic and demographic woes.
With lawmakers planning to submit legislation soon to open
Japan to casino...
| May 9, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Universal Studios Japan on Thursday will unveil plans to build the first international version of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the blockbuster attraction that has drawn millions of fans to Universal’s Orlando resort and is coming to Los...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 5:03 AM
Locked in a political standoff over a crucial budget bill, Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda is under mounting pressure to hasten elections -- a step likely to push his party out of power. The bill, which would allow the Japanese government to borrow more...