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Surveys show upbeat economic, investment outlook for Japan

TOKYO (AP) — The Bank of Japan’s quarterly “tankan” survey shows an improved outlook for the world’s third largest economy. The survey released Monday indicated growing shortages of factory capacity that could drive manufacturing investment to help drive growth. However, economists said longer term forecasts were less upbeat, and overall …

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New Zealand’s technology industry boots up- Nikkei Asian Review

WELLINGTON — Majestic scenery, adventure tourism and agricultural products may be central to New Zealand’s international image, but technology and digital exports are growing fast, prompting industry calls for greater recognition. “We’re spending millions promoting tourism but we need to show we’re a tech nation too,” said Graeme Muller, chief …

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8 big mistakes to avoid in a falling stock market

The stock market has seen a sharp correction over the few days, making investors anxious and jittery. It is often during a sliding market when investors make ill-advised moves. And end up paying a heavy price. Here are a few common mistakes that investors should avoid in this situation. 1. …

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Tankan in Japan, stocks and currencies in focus

Stateside, questions about the future of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen led to some market moves on Friday, including a hiccup in stock prices and a rise in Treasury yields. That followed a report that President Donald Trump met with former Fed governor and former Morgan Stanley executive Kevin Warsh, …

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Time To Invest In Real Estate? – Simply Wall St News

Ultima United Limited (ASX:UUL), a AUD$1.28M small-cap, operates in the real estate industry which is the most prevalent industry in the global economy, and as an asset class, it has continued to play a crucial role in the portfolios of various investors. Real estate investments typically display unique and attractive …

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Etiebet: Establishment of Technology Parks Will Boost ICT Sector

 By Ugo Aliogo and Peter Uzoh A former Minister of Petroleum and Chairman of Data Science Nigeria Limited, Chief Don Etiebet, has stated that establishment of technology parks in the country would play a key role in accelerating growth in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector, calling on the …

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