Climate graphic of the week: Northern Asia suffers extreme cold
Arctic freeze sweeps across large parts of China, Japan and Korea#arctic #korea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. secures deal with Netherlands, Japan on China chip export limit- Bloomberg
The United States has secured a deal with the Netherlands and Japan to restrict exports of some advanced chip-making machinery to China in talks that concluded on Friday, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The agreement would extend some export controls the United States…#netherlands #asmlholding #nikon #corp #tokyoelectronltd #jakesullivan #johnkirby #beijing #kirby #dutch (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japan exits COVID chapter marked by lack of science
Discussions on the downgrade themselves began belatedly last fall, exposing the government's…#tokyo (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japan launches whale meat vending machines to promote sales
A Japanese whaling operator, after struggling for years to promote its controversial products, has found a new way to cultivate clientele and bolster sales: whale meat vending machines. The Kujira (Whale) Store, an unmanned outlet that recently opened in the port town of Yokohama near Tokyo,…#yokohama #tokyo #whalebacon #kyodosenpakuco #antarctic #kyodosenpaku #konomukubo #osaka #kubo #motomachidistrict (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over the next 20 years, the four prominent economic regions (US, EU, Japan, & China) will have to deal with an 18% collapse in working-age people
The best thing for economic health or economic growth is an increasing population of people aged 25-64. People aged 25-64 are usually working, earning income, paying taxes, raising families and contributing towards economic activity across a wide range of sectors and industries. When the… (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

EU joins US in ‘depriving China of the most advanced chips’, official says
South China Morning Post Japan, Netherlands to Join US in Chip Export Controls on China Bloomberg Japan, Netherlands to Join US on China Chip Controls Bloomberg Markets and Finance Japan, Netherlands to join U.S. in…#netherlands #chipexportcontrols #chinabloombergjapan #finance #chinachipexportlimit (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Netherlands and Japan join US in restricting chip exports to China
Deal marks significant step in Washington’s efforts to limit rival’s efforts to develop its semiconductor industry (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japan's No. 2 shipbuilder to start making LNG-fueled vessels
TOKYO -- Japan Marine United, the country's second-largest shipbuilder, will start constructing vessels fueled by liquefied natural gas, considered a transitional technology as the industry aims for full decarbonization. Amid intensifying competition with Chinese and Korean players, JMU hopes to…#tokyo #korean #jmu (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 28, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kubota cultivates smart farming wave in Thailand
BANGKOK/OSAKA -- As Southeast Asian farmers steadily embrace smart farming, Japanese farm equipment maker Kubota is jumping at the opportunity to offer new products to an already extensive customer base. Kubota, best known for its tractors, has developed an app for farmers to enter data whenever…#southeastasian #kubota (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

U.S. airlines stay cautious on China and Japan despite COVID exit
NEW YORK -- America's largest airlines are expecting a strong 2023 with or without the help of the Chinese market, as executives cater to surging global travel demand while cautiously resuming flights into China after three years of zero-COVID policy. "We're not going to get ahead of ourselves in…#deltaairlines #edbastian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CFTC Positions in The Week Ending January 24th
Euro net long position is 134,349 contracts. Japanese Yen net short position is -21,635 contracts. British pound net short position is -23,934 contracts. Swiss Franc posts net short position of -9,508 contracts Bitcoin net short position is -1,437 contracts. Equity fund managers raise S&P 500 CME…#franc #bitcoin #cme #speculators #cbotustreasury #usultrabondtreasury #treasury #naturalgas (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sources: Joe Biden's administration has secured an agreement with the Netherlands and Japan to restrict exports of some advanced chipmaking machinery to China
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

After losing billions on mobile bets, Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten raised ~$1.9B for its mobile business and plans to sell its banking and securities units
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Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Japan, Netherlands to reportedly join U.S. in restricting chip equipment exports to China
Japan and the Netherlands will soon agree to join the United States in restricting exports of semiconductor manufacturing equipment to China, Bloomberg News reported. Talks between the countries will conclude as early as Friday, with the Netherlands restricting ASML Holding NV from selling…#netherlands #asmlholdingnv #nikoncorp #cabinet #seijikihara #dutch #markrutte #joebidens #beijing #withoutjapanese (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ukraine latest: Japan tightens Russia sanctions after deadly strikes in Ukraine
The war that began with Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 is approaching a grim one-year milestone, with mounting military and civilian deaths. As Russia steps up attacks around Bakhmut, Western nations have raised their military support for Ukraine to the highest level yet, with…#ukraine #quad #russian #mmzavangard #mikhailmizintsev #konstantinchuychenko #moscow #northkorea #fumiokishida #volodymyrzelenskyy (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news