Many Asian markets are shut for the Lunar New Year holiday on Friday, including China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Malaysia and Vietnam.
The selection of the new BOJ leadership comes at a crucial time for Japanese and global markets.
Japanese Prime Minister Abe and President Trump will keep up the pressure on North Korea until it abandons its nuclear and missile programs.
Despite its demographic challenges, Japan's economy is chugging along. Paul A. Laudicina explains why that may be.
The prospects of improving relations in Northeast Asia are going from bad to worse, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
Abe is seeking a meeting with South Korea's president to convey Japan's stance on the 2015 agreement on "comfort women."
Canada announced it would join 10 other countries in signing a revised Trans-Pacific Partnership in March.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday called on central bank governor Haruhiko Kuroda to keep up efforts to reflate the economy.
Chinese President Xi Jinping addressed thousands of troops in a first-of-its-kind meeting.
South Korea has stirred up a decades-old dispute with Japan, a move that risks disrupting the international effort to contain North Korea.
Jesper Koll of Wisdom Tree paints some intriguing scenarios for Japan in 2018.
President Moon Jae-in urged follow-up measures to resolve the sexual slavery issue, as a 2015 deal failed to meet victims' needs.
December's business confidence index among big manufacturers was the highest since December 2006.
Japan plans fund private-sector partnerships in China's Belt and Road project, the Nikkei reported Wednesday.
North Korea on Tuesday fired a missile that traveled about 1000 km before crashing into the Sea of Japan, the Pentagon said.
More Indians support military rule — a potential indicator that nationalist politics are evolving in the world's largest democracy.
Four of the world's top central bankers promised to keep guiding investors about future policy moves as they slowly withdraw extraordinary monetary stimulus.
Since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's reelection, Japanese equities have surged to their highest level in 25 years.
He's done a much better job establishing relationships in Japan and China, says Michael O'Hanlon, Brookings Institution senior foreign policy fellow, providing insight to President Trump's trip to Asia.
President Donald Trump, a picky eater, was served grilled beef with 360 year-old soy sauce at Tuesday's state dinner in South Korea.