Edition:
United Kingdom

Japan Headlines

Japan core CPI rises for fourth straight month

Japan's core consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in April from a year earlier to mark a fourth straight month of increases, offering policymakers some hope a steady economic recovery will help shift consumers' sticky deflationary mindsets.

Japan lender Mizuho to launch fintech venture

Japan's Mizuho Financial Group will start a venture next month to create new businesses using "fintech," an executive said, joining a global race in financial technology that threatens to unsettle traditional players.

Japan lender Mizuho to launch fintech venture

Japan's Mizuho Financial Group will start a venture next month to create new businesses using "fintech," an executive said, joining a global race in financial technology that threatens to unsettle traditional players.

Earlier