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The Nikkei rebounded from Tuesday's sell-off as most Asian markets waffled on Wednesday before key central bank decisions and major earnings reports.
Quarterly sales shrank 8.4 percent to 2.65 trillion yen due to a stronger yen, which slams overseas earnings for exporters like Nissan. Yokohama- based Nissan, which makes the March subcompact, Infiniti luxury brand and the Leaf electric vehicle, kept its full-year forecast for a 525 billion yen profit, up slightly from the 524 billion yen earned the previous...
The French government has an ownership stake in Nissan's business partner, the Renault Group, and pro-union advocates hope French officials can lobby the company. It's part of a continuing worldwide effort by the UAW to push Nissan to be more accepting of the union. The French government owns almost 20 percent of Renault, which in turn owns 42 percent of Nissan.
Japanese stocks sold off on Tuesday as the yen jumped after local media indicated the government's stimulus package may not live up to expectations.
The final week of July is expected to be a busy one in Asia Pacific, with the region entering the thick of its earnings season amid BOJ, Fed meetings.
Honda said it's focusing on AI research with a new laboratory in Tokyo set to open in September. SoftBank said its robotics unit Cocoro SB, which is researching cloud-based artificial intelligence, will work with Honda on research that seeks to harmonize mobility with people, so that drivers can feel a kind of friendship with their vehicles.
Auto companies are racing to develop self-driving cars and Audi of America President Scott Keogh believes his company is in first place.
Asia markets advanced on Wednesday, extending a global rally amid expectations of further Japan stimulus and easing of political concerns in the U.K.
Asia markets were bolstered by election results in Japan and Australia, shrugging off concerns a strong U.S. jobs report might push the Fed to hike rates.
Markets in Asia were sharply lower, as investors scurried into safe-haven plays on global growth concerns, sending bond yields to record lows.
Most Asia markets stumbled on Tuesday, with shares in Australia falling amid an uncertain election outcome and an on-hold central bank.
Asia markets closed higher on Wednesday, following gains in U.S. and Europe as jitters eased after the Brexit vote spurred a $3 trillion global rout.
Most Asia markets ended higher, holding up better than global peers as a post-Brexit rout wiped out as much as $3 trillion of market capitalization.
Asian markets closed higher on Monday, shrugging off Friday's global selloff sparked by the UK's unexpected vote to leave the EU.
Asian stocks cratered, gold prices surged and the dollar briefly plunged below 100 against the yen on Friday as the Brexit vote rocked markets.
Japanese shares fell on Wednesday, as Asia closed mixed ahead of the upcoming British vote to decide whether to remain in the EU.
Mitsubishi Motors forecast a net loss of 145 billion yen ($1.4 billion) for this business year as it faces hefty compensation costs and falling sales.
Japanese markets on Tuesday reversed early losses of as much as 1.13 percent to trade higher as rest of Asia close mixed.
Asia markets closed higher on Monday, after U.K. polls gave the remain camp a slight edge ahead of the June 23 Brexit referendum.
Asia's markets closed higher on the final day of a volatile week amid easing concerns that the U.K. would vote to exit the EU in its June 23 referendum.