Customer select sweets at a bakery in Tokyo. Agence France-Presse
Japan’s core inflation slowed to its weakest in about two years in June, data showed on Friday, underlining the nation’s long battle to boost consumer prices and adding to speculation the Bank of Japan (BOJ)
Japan’s core consumer inflation slowed in May and factory activity shrank in June, underlining the growing stress on the economy and keeping the central bank under pressure to expand its radical stimulus programme, possibly as early as next month.
Japan’s core consumer inflation wallowed at a two-year low in July, increasing pressure for the central bank to acknowledge price momentum was slowing and expand its radical stimulus programme.
Japan’s core consumer inflation slowed to a new two-year low level in August due to lower oil costs and feeble economic growth, data showed on Friday, adding to the central bank’s growing challenges in achieving its elusive 2% price target.
Good news on the economy is still bad news for Wall Street, and stocks are falling Friday on worries a still-strong US jobs market may actually make a recession more likely.
The third edition of the Future Food Forum, concluded on Thursday highlighting the need for redefining regulations, consumer trends, crisis management and innovation
Mohamed Helal Al Mheiri, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Chamber, received a high-level delegation from the Chinese company Jiangsu Overseas Cooperation and Investment (JOCIC) at the Chamber’s tower in Abu Dhabi.