Feb. 23, 2017

Foreigners Turn Net Sellers of Japanese Stocks

Tokyo, Feb. 23 (Jiji Press)--Foreign investors turned net sellers of Japanese stocks for the first time in two weeks last week, a Tokyo Stock Exchange report showed Thursday.

(Update) Japan's Abe to Visit Italy in March

Tokyo, Feb. 23 (Jiji Press)--Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering visiting Italy as part of a European tour next month, government sources said Thursday.

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POLITICS
Japan PM Abe Seen Adding Italy to March European Tour on Top of France, Germany
ECONOMY
Japan Govt Lowers Assessment on Personal Consumption for First Time in 11 Months
SPORTS
Japan National Team Starts Practicing for World Baseball Classic in March
OTHER
Japan Govt Panel of Experts Proposes Designation of 14 Invasive Alien Species