Chinese ambassador to Japan: Tokyo prioritizes treating severely ill patients

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Goldman’s Matsui on Virus Impact on Japan Economy, Stocks, BOJ

Apr.01 — Kathy Matsui, vice chair and chief Japan equity strategist at Goldman Sachs Japan, talks about the outlook for the economy, stock market and monetary policy amid the coronavirus outbreak. Confidence at Japan’s biggest companies plunged in March, according to a central bank survey known as Tankan. Matsui speaks with Haslinda Amin on “Bloomberg … Read more Goldman’s Matsui on Virus Impact on Japan Economy, Stocks, BOJ

Japanese Large Manufacturers’ Sentiment Plunges

Mar.31 — Sayuri Shirai, a former Bank of Japan policy board member and now a professor at Keio University, discusses the state of the nation’s economy and central bank policy. Confidence at big Japanese manufacturers fell in March, according to a BOJ survey, adding to fears of a deep recession and raising pressure on the … Read more Japanese Large Manufacturers’ Sentiment Plunges

WHO calls on Asia-Pacific countries to stay vigilant in pandemic fight

The World Health Organization is calling on Asia-Pacific countries to stay vigilant in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The warning comes amid further travel restrictions in Japan, and another surge of infections in Singapore. Nearly 1,000 people in the city-state now have the virus. Al Jazeera’s Floreance Looi reports. – Subscribe to our channel: … Read more WHO calls on Asia-Pacific countries to stay vigilant in pandemic fight

Japan advises citizens against traveling to more countries

Japan has advised its citizens against traveling to other countries as the coronavirus strengthens. The country’s foreign ministry had earlier warned against traveling to much of Europe, but it has now issued an alert for nations such as Canada, China, South Korea and the United States. The government also said it is considering a ban … Read more Japan advises citizens against traveling to more countries

Japan extends travel restrictions as coronavirus cases surge

Japan is imposing a series of new social restrictions after a surge in cases of coronavirus. It is also urging its citizens not to travel to 73 countries and regions – a third of the world. The country is expected to close its borders to people arriving from the US, Canada, China, South Korea and … Read more Japan extends travel restrictions as coronavirus cases surge

Japan Data Weakness Expected in Months Ahead: Economist Says

Mar.30 — Jessie Lu, economist at Continuum Economics, examines the health of Japan’s economy. Factory production showed some resilience in February before the coronavirus began to hammer global supply chains, squeeze demand and push the economy toward recession. Retail sales unexpectedly increased, but spending was supported by food stockpiling and virus-related outlays. The jobless rate held at 2.4%. … Read more Japan Data Weakness Expected in Months Ahead: Economist Says

Tokyo Olympics Moved to July 2021

Mar.30 — It didn’t take long for Japan and the International Olympic Committee to come up with a new start date for the summer Olympic games. In fact, less than a week after the games were officially postponed because of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, we have a new date. Tokyo 2020 will now be held … Read more Tokyo Olympics Moved to July 2021

All 8 passengers on board a medical evacuation plane killed in Philippine

Officials said a medical evacuation plane bound for Japan on Sunday crashed during take-off at an airport in the Philippine capital Manila. All eight people on board the flight were killed. #coronavirus #covid19 #Philippine Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): … Read more All 8 passengers on board a medical evacuation plane killed in Philippine

Japanese authorities warn coronavirus infection rates on the cusp of exploding | ABC News

Authorities in Japan have warned the number of COVID-19 cases there may be about the explode. Residents were asked to stay home at the weekend, and mother nature provided a few incentives for people to stay indoors. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/story-streams/coronavirus/ For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News … Read more Japanese authorities warn coronavirus infection rates on the cusp of exploding | ABC News