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  1. An employee works at the Maanshan steel and iron factory in Hefei, China

    Asia's factories falter in June, trade truce fails to brighten outlook

    Factory activity shrank in most Asian countries in June as the simmering U.S.-China trade conflict put further strains on the region's ...
  2. Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York

    Take Five: Shall we try again? World markets themes for the week ahead

    Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them.
  3. FILE PHOTO: Bank of Japan governor Haruhiko Kuroda attends a seminar at the International Monetary

    BOJ's Kuroda warns fintech firms could disrupt banking system

    Japan's central bank chief, Haruhiko Kuroda, said on Thursday that fin-tech companies could disrupt the banking system in a serious way.
  4. A Japanese flag flutters atop the Bank of Japan building under construction in Tokyo

    BOJ cuts inflation view, keeps stimulus as risks to economy heighten

    The Bank of Japan cut its inflation forecasts on Wednesday and warned of rising risks to the economy from faltering global demand, further pushing ...
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    As outlook darkens, central banks think hard about their language

  6. FILE PHOTO: A man runs past the Bank of Japan (BOJ) building in Tokyo

    BOJ to cut price forecasts, keep rosy economic view: sources

    The Bank of Japan is expected to cut its inflation forecasts at next week's rate review, sources say, a sign slumping oil prices and a darkening ...
  7. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is also the ruling Liberal Democratic Party leader&apos

    Japan PM Abe: BOJ, government efforts to hit price goal created more jobs

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Thursday the central bank's efforts to achieve its 2 percent inflation target, coupled with government ...
  8. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attends the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok

    Japan's Abe gets middling marks on his economic performance from analysts: Reuters poll

    Economists are giving Japanese Prime Minster Shinzo Abe middling marks on his economic accomplishments, a Reuters poll showed, crediting him with ...
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    Weak Japanese growth puts pressure on Abe

    The Cabinet Office said the economy grew at a 0.7 per cent annualised rate over April-June, an upward revision of the preliminary reading of 0.2 ...