Today’s Pick 147

December 13, 2017
by Akane Hashimoto

Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities

Japan to extend life of state-backed ‘innovation’ fund
“the fund’s operations will likely be extended until the fiscal year ending in March 2034”

Supersonic Passenger Jet ‘Boom’ Attracts Investment From Japan Airlines
“Could change business trip landscapes.”

Nissan to test robotaxis in Japan, aims to begin service in early 2020s
“How would those services compete with existing services? Taxi drivers taxis may be required to be certified tourist guides.”

 

Recent News

 

Market

Japan: value in an expensive world

 

Policy (BOJ)

The Bank Of Japan May Not Reach 2% Inflation Target, But That’s No Reason To Change Monetary Policy