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Taiwan's Foxconn 'definitely bidding' for Toshiba chip business

HONG KONG Taiwan's Foxconn , the world's largest contract electronics maker, is "definitely bidding" for the chip business of Japan's Toshiba Corp and is "very confident" it can buy into it, company founder Terry Gou said on Wednesday.

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BOJ's Sato calls for raising yield targets flexibly

TOKUSHIMA, Japan Dissenting Bank of Japan board member Takehiro Sato said the central bank should be open to the idea of raising its bond yield targets before inflation hits its 2 percent goal, if improvements in the economy drive up long-term interest rates.

12:36pm IST

BOJ's Sato calls for raising yield targets flexibly

TOKUSHIMA, Japan Dissenting Bank of Japan board member Takehiro Sato said the central bank should be open to the idea of raising its bond yield targets before inflation hits its 2 percent goal, if improvements in the economy drive up long-term interest rates.

Japan's Nikkei rises to 2-week high; focus shifts to U.S. rates

TOKYO, March 1 Japanese stocks rose on Wednesday to two-week highs as investors covered positions with the focus shifting to U.S. monetary policy after President Donald Trump's speech to Congress offered no details or surprises on the policy front.

Regulatory News, 12:22pm IST

JGBs slip as BOJ trims purchases of shorter maturities

TOKYO, March 1 Japanese government bonds fell on Wednesday, with the yield curve steepening as superlong maturities sold off a day after the Bank of Japan tweaked its planned JGB buying operations.

IPOs, 12:20pm IST

BRIEF-Es-con Japan unit sells land property for 8,363 mln yen

* Says its subsidiary has sold a land and building property for 8,363 million yen in all on March 1

11:49am IST

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