TOKYO, Feb 1- Japan will explain to the United States that the Bank of Japan's monetary easing is aimed at achieving price stability, not at manipulating the yen, its chief government spokesman said on Wednesday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference that Japan was conducting policy in line with G7 and G20 agreements.
NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. "Treasuries are likely to be up in price, down in yield, as a result of the referendum as a" safe haven "investment with the dollar already up significantly versus the Euro," said Mark Grant, Chief Strategist and Managing Director at Hilltop Securities. "Italy is a G7 country and third largest economy in euro zone and with a weak and troubled banking...
TOKYO, Nov 24- Japan's top currency diplomat Masatsugu Asakawa said there will be no change to Japan's currency policy after U.S. Japan guides exchange-rate policy based on an agreement among the Group of Seven advanced economies that highly volatile currency fluctuations are undesirable for the economy, a stance that won't change after Trump becomes...
CAIRO, Nov 3- Egypt hopes to finalize a $12 billion IMF loan program within days and has secured pledges worth $16.3 billion from G7 countries, China and Arab allies to plug this year's budget deficit, Central Bank Governor Tarek Amer said on Thursday. Egypt reached a preliminary deal with the IMF in August but has yet to clinch board approval for the three-year...
CAIRO, Nov 3- Egypt hopes to finalise a $12 billion IMF loan programme within days and has secured pledges worth $16.3 billion from G7 countries, China and Arab allies to plug this year's budget deficit, Central Bank Governor Tarek Amer said on Thursday. Egypt reached a preliminary deal with the IMF in August but has yet to clinch board approval for the three-year...
Soggy economic data and a sharp rise in the yen may force the Bank of Japan to provide more stimulus next month, analysts say.
The dollar index hit 2-month highs on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left the door open to a rate increase.
CNBC’s Akiko Fujita with the latest on the G7 Summit wrapping up in Japan.
CNBC's Akiko Fujita reports on President Obama's emotional and historical visit to Hiroshima.
President Obama delivers remarks at a World War II memorial in Japan, and G7 leaders vote growth as the number one priority, reports CNBC's Akiko Fujita.
Even if Obama does not apologize, his visit to Hiroshima reflects just how far U.S.-Japan relations have come, says Teneo Intelligence's Tobias Harris.
Barack Obama will be the first U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, where the U.S. conducted the world's first atomic bombing.
CNBC’s Akiko Fujita is in Japan with the latest on the G7 Summit.
Financial officers gather in northeast Japan to talk about monetary policy, slow global growth and inflation concerns, reports CNBC's Akiko Fujita.
World leaders have wrapped up a G-7 summit in Germany, with a stronger stance on climate change, among a wide range of issues. CNBC's Carolin Roth reports.
"This problem is not going to go away—it is going to accelerate," President Obama said of attacks on U.S. computer systems.
President Barack Obama notes the strong job growth in the U.S. private sector and the declining U.S. unemployment rates. Also, Obama weighs in on how sanctions have impacted Russia's economy.
CNBC's Carolin Roth gives a behind the scenes look at the G-7 meeting in Bavaria.
Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, tells CNBC that Russia's economy is dominated by oligarchs and criminal syndicates, who don't share western interests.
Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, says President Putin has been more provocative than ever, giving no reason for the west to lessen sanctions on Russia.