's economy contracted by 4% during the
first fiscal quarter
Due to a change in Japanese legislation, Airbnb announces that it will be cancelling thousands of reservations made in the country.
2018-06-8 (Context: Economy of Japan, Japan)
The Japanese economy goes into recession for the second time since the election of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
2015-11-16 (Context: Economy of Japan, Japan)
The Economy of Japan declined by 0.4% from October to December 2012 indicating that Japan is still in a recession.
2013-02-14 (Context: Economy of Japan, Japan)
Japan suffers negative economic growth for the fourth quarter of 2011 making it three out of four quarters that the Japanese economy shrinks.
2012-02-13 (Context: Economy of Japan, Japan)
Japan's economy shrinks by 0.3% in the April-June quarter confirming the country is in a recession caused in part by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami and subsequent Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster.
2011-08-15 (Context: Economy of Japan, Japan)