Barack Obama provided reassuring words to Asian allies during a state visit to Japan on Thursday.» Read More
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Data from the world's second-largest economy will likely be the center of attention for Asian market this week, with first-quarter growth domestic product due on Wednesday.
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Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Bank, attributes the decline of Japanese shares to the lack of a TPP agreement during U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Tokyo.
Klaus Baader, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Societe Generale, says the yuan is no longer undervalued and it would be "inappropriate for it to continue to appreciate."
Taro Kono, Member of the House of Representatives in Japan's Parliament, says the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) stands behind Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in pushing for the TPP trade deal.