Articles by Yoko Nishikawa



Asia Eyes Common Currency

  • 20 December 05
  • Reuters
The Asian Development Bank said on Monday it would soon launch a theoretical currency unit comprising a basket of Asian currencies -- akin to Europe's Ecu, which evolved into the euro -- to promote regional cooperation.

Japanese Struggle to Shake Off Recession

  • 17 February 05
  • Reuters
Japan's economy shrank for a third straight quarter in the last three months of 2004 as export growth and personal consumption weakened, marking the country's fourth recession in less than a decade.

Trade Figures Point To Japan's Recovery

Japanese Budget Has $825Bln Spend Plan

Japan Sets $171Bln Package

Japan Boosts Economic Package

Japan Set To Launch Jobless War

Japan Trade Surplus Skyrockets Record 72%

The Virtual Dead, Online From Japan