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Global Economic Slowdown Hits Japan

TOKYO – Japan’s local assessment of the economy has put pressure on exports and industrial production. Due to the global economic slowdown, they have advised companies to cut back on their production until trends pick up. This of course, poses as a problem for manufacturers because that would mean that Read On..

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Nintendo Recorded Lower Losses in Profit

TOKYO – Nintendo, the largest maker of video game consoles in the world, reported losses in its fiscal first quarter due to a stronger yen and product discounts. The franchise creator of Super Mario however stuck to its forecast of having net profits that amount to 35 billion yen (447 Read On..

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Crisis in Europe Threatens Japan

  TOKYO, Japan – The debt crisis in Europe remains the biggest risk to Japan’s economy and could potentially affect its financial system. This statement was issued by Bank of Japan Governor Masaaki Shirakawa, noting that the bank is ready to act if the market problems threaten a fragile recovery. Read On..

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What to Expect from the Nintendo 3DS

TOKYO – The Japanese company, Nintendo Co., has finally released the successor of the Nintendo 3DS. The 3DS is a three-dimensional hand-held gaming device with screens nearly double the previous model. Amid intense competition with multifunctional phones and tablets, Nintendo is confident that their new gaming device will become very Read On..

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