Japanese PM, Pfizer CEO discuss delivery of additional vaccine doses in 2021 to Japan

Japanese PM, Pfizer CEO discuss delivery of additional vaccine doses in 2021 to Japan
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga asked U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) on Saturday to provide additional supplies of COVID-19 vaccine to Japan this year, Nikkei reported.Pfizer confirmed in an email that Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla met with Suga virtually to discuss vaccine supply on the last day of Suga's three-day visit to Washington. The Pfizer/BioNTech… Read More

UPDATE 1-Japanese PM, Pfizer CEO discuss delivery of additional vaccine doses in 2021 to Japan

UPDATE 1-Japanese PM, Pfizer CEO discuss delivery of additional vaccine doses in 2021 to Japan
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga asked U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) on Saturday to provide additional supplies of COVID-19 vaccine to Japan this year, Nikkei reported.Pfizer confirmed in an email that Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla met with Suga virtually to discuss vaccine supply on the last day of Suga's three-day visit to Washington. The Pfizer/BioNTech… Read More

Japanese shares rise as strong U.S. job data lifts sentiment, index heavyweights advance

Japanese shares rise as strong U.S. job data lifts sentiment, index heavyweights advance
TOKYO, April 5 (Reuters) - Japanese shares rose on Monday as strong U.S. jobs data lifted optimism on economic recovery from the pandemic lows, prompting investors to buy index heavyweights SoftBank Group and Fast Retailing as well as chip-related stocks.The Nikkei share average advanced 0.82% to 30,097.50 by 0157 GMT, while the broader Topix rose… Read More

Japanese shares end higher as cyclicals jump, tech weakness caps gains

Japanese shares end higher as cyclicals jump, tech weakness caps gains
TOKYO, March 25 (Reuters) - Japanese shares closed higher on Thursday as investors scooped up beaten-down cyclical stocks, although gains were capped by technology shares that tracked Nasdaq lower.The Nikkei 225 Index ended 1.14% higher at 28,729.88, ending a four-day losing streak, while the broader Topix jumped 1.4% to close at 1,955.55 after falling in… Read More