Japan's inflation ticks up, bolstering BOJ stance Japan's inflation ticked higher in March, coming in slightly above expectations, offering a small sign of progress in the Bank of Japan's two-year-long effort to kick start the long-moribund economy.
| By: Leslie Shaffer
Sony raises profit view on bumper videogame sales Japanese consumer electronics firm Sony raised its earnings estimates for the second time in three months on Wednesday, citing higher than expected sales of video games and digital cameras.
No inside trading around RBA decision Australia's financial regulator launched an investigation into "suspicious trading" around the Reserve Bank of Australia's (RBA) recent policy meetings, but a closer look at charts suggests that authorities are wasting their time.
| By: Daryl Guppy