HC Picks Category: 02 Economy

Japan's Pre-Emergency Growth Could Point to Resilience: Eco Week
Japan bank deposits rise at record pace as firms, households hoard cash
"Japanese wouldn't spend when they are worried about the future. How could the government encourage them to spend?"
Tokyo plays its own role as Asian cities vie for financial hubs
"This is a very reasonable and realistic opinion."
Japan's 2020 Spaghetti Imports Hit Record amid Virus Crisis
”A bit of a surprise. It takes longer to cook compared to other noodles including ramen and udon.”
Why are luxury watches, paintings enjoying healthy sales amid pandemic in Japan?
”Is there a trend between goods and services? Interesting.”
Japan Inc shakes off initial COVID-19 gloom but resurgence hits capex, hiring - BOJ survey
"May not be time to expect sharp recovery, but predictable slow cash flows growth shall help sustain economy."
Japan’s household spending rebounds from initial Covid hit
Japan’s lesson on ageing gracefully
"We wish to create a peace and happy environment where people can share resources by improving productivity and be innovative."
Lessons from Japan: High-income countries have common problems
"Japan is just showing how an economy would look like ahead of other countries. This is not a Japan only problem. Please learn."
Lessons from Japan: coping with low rates and inflation after the pandemic