Bank of Japan survey shows business sentiment up

The Bank of Japan's "tankan" survey released on Tuesday 1 July suggested that managers in Japan were becoming more optimistic with large companies planning to boost capital expenditure by 4.9 percent this fiscal year.

Source: Associated Press

Business sentiment among large Japanese manufacturers marked a better-than-expected improvement in a key survey by the nation's central bank released Tuesday.

The Bank of Japan's ''tankan'' survey for the April-June period found that managers in the world'