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Nikkei Asian Review (Jun 1st, 2023)



Toyota, Honda, Nissan trail Tesla and BYD in global EV race: report
Japanese ‘laggards’ lack robust targets and investment plans, ICCT says

Japanese banks prepare to launch stablecoins
New law expected to spur innovation in payments

Toyota pledges $2.1bn more for U.S. EV battery plant
Automaker to assemble first American-made electric SUV in Kentucky

Yen’s slide eases as finance meeting raises hints of intervention
Japan may be long way from yen-buying measures as pace of drop remains modest


Japan topped global stock rises in May, led by chip sector
Investors shun China risk, yet some doubt Tokyo hype will last

Japan, South Korea near resolution to 2018 radar lock-on dispute
Yoon administration set to remove naval guidelines protested by Tokyo

North Korea fails to launch satellite: state media
Attempt comes as Japan, U.S. and South Korea align defenses

With Daimler Truck tie-up, Toyota turns outside to rebuild scandal-hit Hino
Scaling up offers a fighting chance as industry shifts to cleaner technology, partners say


Japan court: ‘Unconstitutional’ not to allow same-sex marriage
Decision gives hope to LGBTQ community disappointed by recent LDP bill

Japan’s Nikkei up for 4th day amid chip sector optimism
Boost from bets on semiconductor investment, while airlines drop on higher oil

Japan’s birthrate fell to 1.2 range in 2022, lowest in 17 years
Causes include declining marriages amid pandemic, delayed economic recovery