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KDDI Buys Operator of KidZania Job-Experience Theme Parks

October 11, 2018

Tokyo- Major Japanese mobile phone carrier KDDI Corp. said Wednesday that it has acquired KCJ Group Inc., the operator of KidZania work-experience theme parks for children. KDDI bought a majority equity stake in KCJ on Oct. 1. The acquisition value

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Peso gains six centavos to close at P54.18:$1

October 10, 2018

The Philippine peso gained six centavos to close P54.18 against the US dollar on Wednesday but the stock index finished lower. Volume at the foreign exchange portal at the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $720.8 million from Tuesday’s $605

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Net FDI more than doubles in July to $914m: central bank  

October 10, 2018

Foreign direct investments (FDI) rose significantly in July to $914 million from the U344 million posted in July, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said Wednesday. More than 60 percent of FDI net inflows during the month were in the form

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System Glitch Hits TSE

October 10, 2018

Tokyo- A system glitch hit the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Tuesday, making it unable for some brokerage firms to accept trading orders. According to Japan Exchange Group Inc., the operator of the leading stock market in the country, also known

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IMF Cuts 2018 World Growth Outlook, Ups Japan’s Forecast

October 9, 2018

Nusa Dua, Indonesia- The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday lowered its growth outlook for the global economy for this year to 3.7 pct, while raising its projection for Japan to 1.1 pct. The IMF cut its global growth forecast by

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Peso rallies to P54.10:$1 after being down 14 centavos in trading

October 9, 2018

The Philippine peso closed at P54.10 against the US dollar after falling by 14 centavos at one point in trading on Tuesday, from P54.15 on the previous day. Trading at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the

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Product Quality Problems Look Far from Over One Year On

October 9, 2018

Tokyo- Product quality problems in the Japanese manufacturing sector still look far from over one year after Kobe Steel Ltd. disclosed its quality data fraud. On Oct. 8 last year, Kobe Steel made public its product inspection fraud, the first

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Peso ends nearly five centavos higher at P54.185:$1

October 8, 2018

The Philippine peso closed nearly five centavos higher on Monday to finish at P54.185 against the US dollar. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $845.04 million from Friday’s $592.5 million. The Philippine

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