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  • TOKYO, April 12- Japan's core machinery orders rose 1.5 percent in February from the previous month, government data showed on Wednesday, underscoring a gradual pick-up in capital expenditure. The rise in the core orders, a highly volatile data series regarded as an indicator of capital spending in the coming six to nine months, was below the 2.7 percent gain...

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  • Not too concerned with Japan machinery orders: Economist

    January core machinery orders were lower but business investments still look set to increase, says Kohei Iwahara of Natixis.

  • *BOJ seen keeping policy steady at two-day meeting, March 15-16. TOKYO, March 13- Japan's core machinery orders unexpectedly fell in January from the previous month and dipped the most in five months, adding to worries about whether recent signs of economic recovery will be sustainable. I am somewhat worried, but machinery orders are volatile so it's necessary to...

  • The Japan machinery order see-saw

    Machinery order data have been see-sawing for a year now, flags Martin Schulz of the Fujitsu Research Institute.

  • *BOJ seen keeping policy steady at two-day meeting, March 15-16. TOKYO, March 13- Japan's core machinery orders unexpectedly fell in January from the previous month and dipped the most in five months, adding to worries about whether recent signs of economic recovery will be sustainable. I am somewhat worried, but machinery orders are volatile so it's necessary to...

  • *Jan core orders -3.2 pct m/m vs forecast +0.5 pct. *BOJ seen keeping policy steady at two-day meeting, March 15-16. TOKYO, March 13- Japan's core machinery orders unexpectedly fell in January from the previous month, highlighting that the country's economic recovery remains fragile.

  • TOKYO, March 13- Japan's core machinery orders fell 3.2 percent in January from the previous month, government data showed on Monday. The fall in core orders, a highly volatile data series regarded as an indicator of capital expenditure in the coming six to nine months, compared with economists' median estimate of a 0.5 percent increase. Compared with a year...

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    A brewery in New Zealand designed a machine that crushes beer bottles into a sand substitute to save the country's beaches.

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    Lee Wai Kwong, CEO of ASM Pacific Technology, talks about the precision technology needed to produce high-tech camera equipment.

  • Feb 24- Buyout firm KKR& Co LP is preparing an initial public offering of Gardner Denver Inc that could value the U.S. industrial machinery maker at between $6 billion and $7 billion including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Gardner Denver may register its IPO with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as early as next week, the people said...

  • *Dec core orders +6.7 pct m/m vs forecast +3.1 pct. TOKYO, Feb 9- Japan's core machinery orders rebounded more than expected in December from the prior month's fall and are seen rising again this quarter- an encouraging sign of a pick-up in capital expenditure. "Capital expenditure is picking up due to a recovery in exports, and it will gather momentum in the coming...

  • *Dec core orders +6.7 pct m/m vs forecast +3.1 pct. *Core orders +6.7 pct yr/yr vs forecast +4.6 pct. TOKYO, Feb 9- Japan's core machinery orders rebounded more than expected in December from the prior month's fall and are seen rising again this quarter- an encouraging sign of a pickup in capital expenditure.

  • TOKYO, Feb 9- Japan's core machinery orders rose 6.7 percent in December from the previous month, swinging from the prior month's decline, in a tentative sign of pickup in capital expenditure, government data showed on Thursday. The rise in the core orders, a highly volatile data series regarded as an indicator of capital spending in the coming six to nine months,...

  • *Nov core orders -5.1 pct m/m vs forecast -1.7 pct. TOKYO, Jan 16- Japan's core machinery orders fell in November at the fastest pace in seven months in a sign that some companies may be turning cautious about capital expenditure because of uncertainty over domestic and overseas demand for goods and services. President-elect Donald Trump may adopt...

  • TOKYO, Jan 16- Japan's core machinery orders fell 5.1 percent in November from the previous month in a sign companies could turn cautious on capital expenditure, government data showed on Monday. The fall in core orders, a highly volatile data series regarded as an indicator of capital expenditure in the coming six to nine months, compared with economists' median...

  • TOKYO, Jan 16- Japan's core machinery orders fell 5.1 percent in November from the previous month in a sign could turn cautious on capital expenditure, government data showed on Monday. The fall in core orders, a highly volatile data series regarded as an indicator of capital expenditure in the coming six to nine months, compared with economists' median estimate...