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Fallout from Trump’s trade wars felt by economies around the world

via The Japan Times    Oct 20, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Osaka in June. | AP

The collateral damage of the United States’ trade wars is being felt from the fjords of Iceland to the auto factories of Japan.Central bank governors ...

BOJ Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda says central bank can ‘certainly’ cut short-term rates if further easing is needed

By Leika Kihara,Kieran Murray
- via The Japan Times    Oct 20, 2019

Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda replies to a question during an interview in Washington on Saturday. | REUTERS

The Bank of Japan will “certainly” reduce short- to medium-term interest rates if it needed to ease monetary policy, Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda said, suggesting that ...

Negative rates forever? Central bankers look for an exit

via The Japan Times    Oct 20, 2019

Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney and Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda speak at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings in Washington on Saturday. | AP

The world’s most powerful policymakers are struggling to alleviate the pain of a slowing global economy with few levers left to pull and growing concern ...

Okinawan pig farmers beef about U.S.-Japan trade deal while restaurants fire up grills

via The Japan Times    Oct 20, 2019

Shoppers line up to purchase Okinawan pork, a popular ingredient in the island prefecture's cuisine. | THE OKINAWA TIMES

With Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump having reached a final agreement on Sept. 26 to conclude a trade pact to lower ...

With surprise backing from workers, Toyota group firm dares to go completely smoke-free

via The Japan Times    Oct 20, 2019

A Toyoda Gosei employee takes a lung test in Inazawa, Aichi Prefecture. | CHUNICHI SHIMBUN

Toyoda Gosei Co., part of the Toyota Motor Corp. group, has decided to ban smoking in all its facilities nationwide from January.While many companies remain ...

Boeing wants it to fly, but travelers fear the troubled 737 Max

via The Japan Times    Oct 20, 2019

Boeing 737 Max aircraft wait at Boeing facilities at Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington, on Sept. 16. | REUTERS

On Sept. 12, Boeing started putting out 30-second videos in which employees tout its planes’ safety, hoping to reassure travelers about the 737 Max, which ...

G20 urges global regulations to address ‘serious’ risks in cryptocurrencies

By Miya Tanaka
- via The Japan Times    Oct 19, 2019

Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda attends a news conference in Washington on Friday. | AFP-JIJI

Finance chiefs from the Group of 20 major economies on Friday agreed that cryptocurrencies such as Facebook Inc.’s planned Libra can give rise to “a ...

Top IMF official denies Japan is a case study in Modern Monetary Theory

via The Japan Times    Oct 19, 2019

Finance Minister Taro Aso listens to a question during a news conference in Washington on Friday. | AFP-JIJI

The Bank of Japan’s monetary policy aims to boost inflation and differs from Modern Monetary Theory, according to a senior official at the International Monetary ...

Messages from former top Boeing test pilot reveal 737 Max concerns

via The Japan Times    Oct 19, 2019

Boeing 737 Max aircraft are seen at the company's facilities at Grant County International Airport in Moses Lake, Washington, on Sept. 16. | REUTERS

A former senior Boeing test pilot told a co-worker that he unknowingly misled safety regulators about problems with a flight-control system that would later be ...

Japanese government to make it easier for budget smartphone providers to reduce call charges

via The Japan Times    Oct 19, 2019

The government will make it easier for budget smartphone providers to cut calling charges, based on a report released by a panel of experts Friday.In ...

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