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The Bank of Japan is the central bank of Japan. According to its charter, the missions of the Bank of Japan are the issuance and management of banknotes, implementation of monetary policy, and providing settlement services and ensuring the stability of the financial system.   The organization is also engaged in Treasury and government securities-related operations, international activities, and compilation of data, economic analyses and research activities.

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Illuminati, Masons, Secret Orders, Prophecies Shroud Pope’s Visit to Holy Land

By IBTimes AU

Pope Francis I visit to the Holy Land is being shrouded by unyielding theories on Illuminati, Masons, Secret Orders and Biblical Prophecies (May 21)

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Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment
Asian Shares Edge up Amid Expectations for Upbeat U.S. Jobs Report

By Reuters

Asian shares edged up and the dollar held slim gains amid expectations for an upbeat U.S. payrolls report later in the session, which could show the economy shaking off a severe winter. (May 02)

MORE TOPICS: MORGAN STANLEY, MANUFACTURING, GDP, JAPAN, COPPER, EMERGING MARKETS

Asian Shares
Asian Shares Rise, Euro Faces Pressure

By Reuters

Asian shares firmed on Wednesday after earnings-fuelled gains on Wall Street, while the euro remained under pressure after weaker-than-expected German inflation data raised speculation of more easing in Europe. (Apr 30)

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Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment
Asian Shares Stutter on Ukraine Tension, Event Risk

By Reuters

Asian shares began the week under a cloud on Monday, after a dismal week on Wall Street and against the backdrop of increasing tension in Ukraine. (Apr 28)

MORE TOPICS: FEDERAL RESERVE, RETAIL SALES, JAPAN, RETAIL, UKRAINE

Nikkei Slips to New six-month Low on Wall St Slide, Ukraine Jitters
Nikkei Slips to New six-month Low on Wall St Slide, Ukraine Jitters

By Reuters

Tokyo stocks slipped to a fresh six-month low on Monday as market sentiment stayed fragile after a rocky session on Wall Street and on escalating tensions in Ukraine. (Apr 14)

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Asia Rides Wall Street Rebound, Firm Yen Hits Tokyo Stocks
Asia Rides Wall Street Rebound, Firm Yen Hits Tokyo Stocks

By Reuters

Asian shares rose in early trade on Wednesday after Wall Street reversed a three-day losing streak, but Japanese stocks dropped sharply after the yen surged on fading hopes of near-term stimulus from the Bank of Japan. (Apr 09)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, JAPAN, RUSSIA, COPPER

Japan tech shares slip; others relieved at U.S. jobs
Asian Shares Slump, Yen Gains as Investors Await BOJ

By Reuters

Asian stocks slumped in early trading on Tuesday as Wall Street gloom cast a shadow over the session, while caution ahead of the Bank of Japan's meeting outcome limited gains of the safe-haven yen. (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, BANK OF AMERICA, MERRILL LYNCH, FIXED-INCOME, JAPAN, EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK

Japan tech shares slip; others relieved at U.S. jobs
Japan Tech Shares Slip; Others Relieved at U.S. Jobs

By Reuters

Japanese shares were slugged on Monday by a one-two combination of a higher yen and a selloff in the tech sector, while the euro struggled with speculation of more policy easing at home. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, JAPAN, THAILAND

Asian markets outside Australia finish the week higher
Asian Stocks at Four-month High on U.S. Data

By Reuters

Asian shares hovered near four-month highs on Thursday as upbeat U.S. data underpinned risk appetite, while news China is taking steps to stimulate its economy spurred Tokyo's Nikkei to a three-weak peak. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, CRUDE OIL, JAPAN, EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK

Pedestrians pass by an electronic board displaying stock prices, which are reflected in a polished stone surface, in Tokyo
Asian Shares Find Support Amid China Uncertainty

By Reuters

Asian markets were finding their feet on Tuesday after a rocky ride the previous session, though uncertainty about the true state of China's economy kept the mood brittle and commodity prices depressed. (Mar 11)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, DOW JONES, JAPAN, PRECIOUS METAL