Legg Mason has announced the acquisition of Martin Currie, an active international equity specialist based in the United Kingdom.
On the face of it, Formula One and the World Cup share very little in common.
Japan's economic growth was revised sharply higher in the first quarter, data on Monday showed, indicating the economy is in better shape than anticipated to weather a rise in the country's consumption tax.
Manchester United star Shinji Kagawa netted during Japan’s 3-1 victory over Costa Rica.
Shinji Kagawa has revealed that the Old Trafford players were told well before the official announcement of the Dutchman’s appointment.
A few months ago, economists suspected further stimulus from the Bank of Japan was likely this year to help take the sting out of a rise in Japan's sales tax. That prospect now looks less likely as the economy is showing signs of holding up well.
Former Manchester United striker Diego Forlan claims that people in Japan see England as one of the favourites to win the World Cup.
Japan's central bank chief predicts the effects of sales tax hike to be contained and economic recovery to resume in the third quarter.
Following a period of exuberance around Abenomics, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's three-pronged economic revival program is now generating a sense of unease among investors.
Justin Bieber seems to have bungled his recent apology for visiting Japan's controversial Yasukuni war shrine.