02/20/00 - 12:15 AM EST
In Neuffer's last column for TSC, he outlines the challenges the Japanese prime minister faces in the months ahead.
02/06/00 - 12:15 AM EST
And the opposition's ongoing boycott of parliament isn't necessarily a bad thing for the Japanese economy.
01/23/00 - 12:15 AM EST
But public concern is not yet great enough to force a new push for reform.
01/09/00 - 12:15 AM EST
In actions at the end of 1999, old political and bureaucratic concerns appeared to re-emerge.
12/26/99 - 12:20 AM EST
The prime minister vows to fudge on his promises and cut down on the pizza.
12/12/99 - 12:20 AM EST
With the markets unfazed by the data, the prime minister has an even stronger mandate to continue his fiscally robust economic policies.
11/28/99 - 12:10 AM EST
The WTO's meeting to launch the Millennial Round of trade talks includes contentious issues over agricultural trade and steel dumping.
11/14/99 - 12:52 AM EST
The Japanese prime minister announced a hefty spending package last week, but the political fallout could mean risks to the markets.
11/07/99 - 12:02 AM EST
John Neuffer's column will return soon.
10/24/99 - 12:15 AM EDT
After focusing for months on corporate restructuring, Obuchi is finally turning his attention to smaller and more entrepreneurial companies.