TOKYO - A Japanese government-backed fund is considering a range of options to help turn around Sharp Corp including a direct investment, a person familiar with the matter said.
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TOKYO, Oct 10 - A Japanese government-backed fund is considering investing in embattled Sharp Corp to take the initiative in reorganising the electronics maker's operations, Nikkei business daily reported, without citing sources.
LIMA - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda on Friday blamed slumping oil costs for keeping inflation low in many advanced nations, stressing that he saw no immediate need for countries to deploy additional fiscal and monetary steps to stimulate growth.
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LIMA, Oct 9 - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday he saw no immediate need for advanced nations' policymakers to offer additional fiscal and monetary measures to stimulate their economies.