Japan: Bubble prophet fears new disaster


#181

Mitsubishi Pajeros coming into Russia found with high levels of radiation, these are cars much loved here in Ireland.


#182

If you want to import them here you go. I’d be wary of second hand autos caught in seawater during the Tsunami. But at least you know how to recognise the registration plates.


#183

Bank Of Japan Buys A Record Amount Of Equities In August - -> zerohedge.com/news/2014-09-2 … ies-august


#184

SPECIAL REPORT-Tsunami evacuees caught in $30 billion Japan money trap - Taiga Uranaka and Antoni Slodkowski -> trust.org/item/20141031005413-ux955/

Riot police raid Kyoto University after 3 activists arrested - -> japantoday.com/category/crim … s-arrested

Asahi Shimbun president to resign over inaccurate articles - -> japantoday.com/category/nati … e-articles

It’s Not Just Japan That’s Failed; The “Asian Miracle” Model Has Also Failed - -> oftwominds.com/blognov14/asi … 11-14.html


#185

MOODY’S downgrades JGB.

bloomberg.com/news/2014-12-01/moody-s-cuts-japan-s-credit-rating-in-blow-to-abe-ahead-of-polls.html


#186

:laughing: what a bunch of clowns; they must be embarrassed at this stage, the ten year is at a 43bps yield now… The central bank sets the rate — monopoly issuer of the currency so it sets the price, couldn’t be more simple


#187

The Japanese themselves hold over 90% of their own debt, meanwhile the dollar gets stronger as Europe follows suit in the latest round of the currency wars.


#188

Princes of the Yen: Central Banks and the Transformation of the Economy

youtube.com/watch?v=p5Ac7ap_MAY


#189

The Death Of A Nation: Japanese Births Drop To Lowest Ever, Deaths Hit All Time High - -> zerohedge.com/news/2015-01-0 … -time-high


#190

Emperor: Japan must learn from World War II calamity starting with 1931 China incident - -> ajw.asahi.com/article/behind_new … 1501020045


#191

Yield on Five-Year Japanese Government Bond Falls to Zero - -> wsj.com/articles/yield-on-fi … 1421125382


#192

Beware the $300 Billion Shift Into Treasuries From Japan - -> bloomberg.com/news/articles/ … from-japan


#193

japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/05/08/business/japanese-governments-debt-swells-to-%C2%A51-053-quadrillion/#.VU87QPlVgoI


#194

So what? Japan has shown that floating rate currency issuers are not limited by debt/gdp or similar but rather by inflation.
That debt is, to the yen, private sector savings - to the yen.
It is simply the amount of government spending that has not yet been used to pay taxes, that’s it.


#195

Japan Unleashes a Robot Revolution - -> bloomberg.com/news/articles/ … revolution

In China meanwhile

Manufacturing hub starts work on first zero-labor factory - -> en.people.cn/business/n/2015/050 … 86783.html


#196

Meet the New Generation of Robots for Manufacturing - -> wsj.com/articles/meet-the-ne … 1433300884


#197

Haneda airport to be used as testing ground for robot technology - -> japantimes.co.jp/news/2015/0 … echnology/


#198

Toshiba scandal exposes Japan Inc’s governance flaws - -> japantoday.com/category/busi … ance-flaws


#199

Nikkei 225 (^N225) - > finance.yahoo.com/echarts?s=^N225+Interactive#{%22allowChartStacking%22:true}

https://i62.tinypic.com/nn8mzl.png

Yen -> screencast.com/t/yWPYykHQ

https://i57.tinypic.com/2jcx3fa.png

10 year Japanese government bonds -> screencast.com/t/ebCoAwtVKpEN

https://i61.tinypic.com/2dukx6o.png

Abenomics: How to crush your currency and yields while sending your stocks skyward.


#200

That was the idea.