Thursday, July 31, 2014   

Bank of Japan holds fire
(01-22 11:34)

The Bank of Japan held off announcing any fresh measures to stimulate the economy, saying its monetary easing blitz was winning the war on deflation.
The decision was widely expected with analysts predicting the BoJ would launch an expansion of its asset-buying plan later this year to counter the effects of an April sales tax increase.--AFP

   
Other Business breaking news:
Fujitsu says returns to profit on strong PC, mobile sales (07-31 17:53)
Hutchison, Cheung Kong profits soar (07-31 16:59)
HK retail sales shrink in June (07-31 16:48)
Hang Seng extends win streak to eight (07-31 16:13)
Panasonic profit dives (07-31 16:02)
Toshiba net profit soars in first quarter (07-31 15:48)
ANA withdraws plan to buy stake in Myanmar airline (07-31 15:47)
European markets directionless (07-31 15:43)
Lloyds bank interim net profits slump (07-31 14:51)
Shell triples net profits in second quarter (07-31 14:50)

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