Dollar touches fresh 7-year high vs. yen, gives up some gains after lower dairy prices

Wed 19 Nov 14

Dollar touched a fresh seven-year high against the yen after Japanese prime minister called a snap election.

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Editor’s Insight: What’s gone wrong in Japan?

Wed 19 Nov 14 3

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called a snap election as "Abenomics" fails.

Employees of Ezaki Glico works on a Pocky production line at the company's Kitamoto factory

Japan's Pocky goes global in bid for billion-dollar snack status

Fri 14 Nov 14

The Pocky biscuit maker is serious about building into a billion-dollar brand.


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