Insight: Japan PM's push for radical BOJ head meets resistance
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attends a rally to call on Russia to return a group of islands, called Northern Territories by Tokyo and Southern Kuriles by Moscow, at a Northern Territories Day rally in Tokyo February 7, 2013. REUTERS/Toru Hanai
Daiwa Institute of Research Chairman and former Bank of Japan Deputy Governor Toshiro Muto poses after an interview with Reuters in Tokyo September 11, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao
A man walks past the Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, in this file picture taken December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao/Files
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday deflation is a monetary phenomenon and thus can be overcome by monetary policy.
SINGAPORE/JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's economic boom should be a bonanza for airlines clamoring for a slice of the world's fourth-most populous country. But...
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's core machinery orders surged unexpectedly in December, up for a third straight month and firms expect more improvement in the first...
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The oft-maligned euro has become 2013's currency darling, and its recent run may not be over.