19 Jan '12, 8am

Japan ready to help Europe through IMF

Japan ready to help Europe through IMF

TOKYO: Japan said on Thursday it was ready to answer an International Monetary Fund call for extra cash to help Europe steer a course through its sovereign debt crisis, a report said. "Japan is prepared to support European efforts to stabilise the market, including through lending to the IMF, based on strong efforts by European countries," Dow Jones Newswires quoted an unnamed senior government official as saying. Tokyo would do so in collaboration with other G20 advanced and emerging economies, the official reportedly said. However, the United States, the IMF's biggest stakeholder, has so far ruled out writing any more cheques. No one from Japan's finance ministry was immediately available to comment on the report. The IMF said Wednesday it needs up to $500 billion in extra cash to mitigate the risk to the global economy of the growing European debt crisis. With several E...

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/afp_asiapacific_bu...

Tweets

Chinatown ready to usher in Year of the Dragon

channelnewsasia.com 22 Jan '12, 11am

SINGAPORE: Celebrations in Singapore's Chinatown to ring in the Lunar New Year will be in full swing in a matter of hours....

@oz_barista 이곳 관련한 포스팅은 여기에^^

@oz_barista 이곳 관련한 포스팅은 여기에^^

frshgrnd.com 21 Jan '12, 9am

Prufrock Coffee is home to Gwilym Davies, 2009 World Barista Champion. The affable, scruffy bearded barista who lives on a...

Nissan sells 10,000th Leaf in States, ready for next phase of EVs

Nissan sells 10,000th Leaf in States, ready for...

green.autoblog.com 20 Jan '12, 1am

We're in the mass-market division with the Leaf, a vehicle purpose-built to hit the middle of the mass market. Infiniti is...

Search Alliance Begins First AdCenter Testing I...

searchengineland.com 13 Jan '12, 2pm

Microsoft adCenter ads are soon coming to Yahoo pages in France, Ireland and the United Kingdom, Microsoft announced today...

Remember, Spring/Summer 2012 is in stock and ready to shop! #handbags

Remember, Spring/Summer 2012 is in stock and re...

mischabartonhandbags.com 24 Jan '12, 10am

SHOP BY SHOP BY TYPE ALL BAGS Totes Purses and Clutches Across Body Grab Shoulder SHOP BY COLOUR ALL COLOURS ANIMAL PRINT ...

Everlight to enter Japan lighting market in 2012, says chairman

Everlight to enter Japan lighting market in 201...

digitimes.com 20 Jan '12, 10am

According to Bernd Kammerer, general manager of Everlight, China, Europe and Japan account for 70% of the global LED light...

Cambridge printed organic solar cell facility, ...

newelectronics.co.uk 19 Jan '12, 12pm

According to Eight19, it's believed to be the largest facility of its kind in Europe. The facility includes a multi-statio...

Japan economy figures revised

channelnewsasia.com 24 Jan '12, 6am

TOKYO: Japan's economy is expected to shrink 0.4 percent in fiscal 2011, the country's central bank forecast Tuesday, a re...