Economy April 2017

Top priorities

Lord Green on the key aims for post-Brexit UK
Economy November 2016

Japan Summit: Future Works

Confab on impact of Abenomics, work culture
Economy August 2015

Abenomics uncovered

PM and analysts consider the economy at Japan conference
Economy May 2014


New measures to kick life into the economy and promote "Cool Japan" are set to stimulate positivity and the country's wider appeal.
Economy April 2012

Bets on for Legal Casinos

At a packed press conference in Miyazaki on 3 April, Hajime Satomi, chairman and president of Sega Sammy Holdings Inc., added his considerable weight to a debate that has been bubbling for more than a decade.
Economy December 2010 / January 2011

18th FCIJ Survey

Compared with this spring’s Foreign Chambers in Japan (FCIJ) survey, the latest poll indicates uncertainty about the Japanese eco-nomy, especially over the short term.
Economy June / July 2010

FCIJ Business Confidence Survey

The latest Foreign Chambers in Japan (FCIJ) survey, published on 13 May, shows improvements, in many cases rather significant, regarding the outlook for the Japanese economy and the performance of the respondents.
Economy December 2009 / January 2010

Business Survey

The global economic uncertainties seem to have eased and the economic outlook for Japan in the next six months is positive, according to the latest Foreign Chambers in Japan (FCIJ) Business Confidence Survey.
Economy December 2009 / January 2010

Road to Recovery

After four consecutive quarters of contraction, Japan’s economy is slowly moving along the road to recovery. Industrial production bottomed out in February and...