Asian Stocks Mixed as Bank of Japan Hints at New Stimulus Measures in October

Nikkei 225 market

Stocks in the Asia Pacific region diverged on Thursday, as investors assessed the Bank of Japan’s (BOJ) latest policy decision, which maintained the status quo on a long-running stimulus program designed to boost growth and inflation. Asian Stock Markets Diverge Japanese stocks were the clear-cut winners on Thursday, as investors dissected new developments around monetary … Read more

A Scandal Unfolds: Japan’s Impressive Growth Rates Were a Lie; 40% of Economic Data Faked

Japan, Shinzo Abe, Scandal

Years of growth, trillions in government bonds, and substantial capital sought from outside investors may see a U-Turn in the coming days as Japan’s prized economic policies were found to be reliant on fraudulent data. As per estimates, over 40 percent of Japan’s 56 economic policies contain errors, casting a shadow on all of the … Read more