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Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Japan (English)

Doing Business 2018 is the 15th in a series of annual reports investigating the regulations that enhance business activity and those that constrain it. ... See More +

Working Paper 120937 NOV 01, 2017

Disclosed

Official Documents- Supplemental Contribution to the Restated and Amended Administration Agreement between the Government of Japan, IBRD and IDA for TF071222 (English)

Agreement JUN 20, 2017

Jumamil,Gerard Joseph Mataban Disclosed

Official Documents- Agreement with the Government of Japan for Supplemental Contribution to TF071222 ()

Agreement MAR 17, 2017

Jumamil,Gerard Joseph Mataban Disclosed

Modernization of Japan’s hydromet services : a report on lessons learned for disaster risk management (English)

This summary report aims to provide a knowledge base for policy and decision makers that will allow governments and sponsor organizations to understand the fundamental operations of weather, climate, and hydrological services (together constituting hydromet services) and consequently target effective funding, in particular to developing countries. ... See More +

Working Paper 115024 JAN 01, 2017

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Modernization of meteorological services in Japan and lessons for developing countries (English)

Japan is an island arc country located in the northwest of the Pacific Rim. In light of Japan’s geographical and climatological features, the country’s natural hazards comprise weather, climate, ocean, and seismic-related hazards. ... See More +

Working Paper 115089 JAN 01, 2017

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Japan - Program for International Student Assessment 2015 (English)

Japan outperforms most participating countries or economies in Science, Reading and Mathematics in 2015. However, its score in Reading has declined significantly since the last round. ... See More +

Brief 111575 DEC 15, 2016

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Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Japan (English)

This economy profile presents the Doing Business indicators for Japan. To allow useful comparison, it also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 109858 OCT 25, 2016

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International financial integration of East Asia and Pacific (English)

This paper provides a comprehensive analysis of how economies in the East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region have been integrating financially with the rest of the world since the 1990s, using bilateral data on portfolio investments, syndicated bank loans, mergers and acquisitions (M&As), and greenfield investments. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7772 JUL 27, 2016

Didier Brandao,Tatiana; Llovet Montanes,Ruth; Schmukler,Sergio L. Disclosed

The Bank and Japan’s bullet trains (English)

In 1961 a loan from the World Bank to the Japanese national railways helped finance one of the most technically advanced railway projects in the world - the New Tokaido line (the Shinkansen project) between Tokyo and Osaka that carried the famous bullet trains. ... See More +

Working Paper 104633 JAN 01, 2016

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Doing business regional profile 2016 : The G7 : Doing business regional profile 2016 : The G7+ (English)

Doing Business sheds light on how easy or difficult it is for a local entrepreneur to open and run a small to medium-size business when complying with relevant regulations. ... See More +

Working Paper 103366 JAN 01, 2016

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Japan Social Development Fund annual report fiscal year 2015 : 日本社会開発基金年次報告書会計年度 2015 (Japanese)

This report presents the achievements and results of the Japan Social Development Fund (JSDF) in fiscal year 2015. JSDF-financed activities continue to reach the poorest and most vulnerable in World Bank Group’s (WBG) grant recipient member countries. ... See More +

Annual Report 108691 DEC 31, 2015

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Japan Social Development Fund annual report fiscal year 2015 (English)

This report presents the achievements and results of the Japan Social Development Fund (JSDF) in fiscal year 2015. JSDF-financed activities continue to reach the poorest and most vulnerable in World Bank Group’s (WBG) grant recipient member countries. ... See More +

Annual Report 108691 DEC 31, 2015

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Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Japan (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2016 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Japan. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 100768 OCT 01, 2015

Disclosed

Country data report for Japan, 1996-2014 (English)

This country data report summarizes the data from the worldwide governance indicators (WGI) project for Japan. The WGI report six aggregate governance indicators for over 200 countries and territories over the period 1996-2014, covering: (i) voice and accountability, (ii) political stability and absence of violence and terrorism, (iii) government effectiveness, (iv) regulatory quality, (v) rule of law, and (vi) control of corruption. ... See More +

Working Paper 105489 SEP 15, 2015

Disclosed

Industry speed bumps on local tobacco control in Japan? : The case of Hyogo (English)

Journal Article 102460 JUL 05, 2015

Keiko Yamada; Nagisa Mori; Mina Kashiwabara; Sakiko Yasuda; Horie,Rumi; Hiroshi Yamato; Loic Garçon; Francisco Armada Disclosed

Japan policy and human resources development fund : annual report of activities for fiscal year 2015 (English)

The Japan Policy and Human Resources Development (PHRD) Fund has maturedover the nearly three decades of its existence. It remains relevant by adapting continuously to respond to the evolving development challenges of the WorldBank Group (WBG) member countries, while maintaining its original mission of developing the technical and institutional capacity required for poverty reduction and economic growth. ... See More +

Annual Report 108690 APR 01, 2015

Disclosed

Japan-World Bank mainstreaming disaster risk management in developing countries : 2014-15 annual report (English)

The Japan-World Bank program for mainstreaming disaster risk management (DRM) in developing countries was established in February 2014 as a partnership between the Ministry of Finance of Japan (MoF) and the World Bank. ... See More +

Annual Report 99231 MAR 31, 2015

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Remarks by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim at the foreign correspondents club of Japan (English)

This report discusses the remarks delivered by Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank. He discusses on two goals that shape, ending extreme poverty by 2030 and boosting shared prosperity. ... See More +

Working Paper 101972 MAR 15, 2015

Kim,Jim Yong Disclosed

Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Japan (English)

This economy profile for Doing Business 2015 presents the 11 Doing Business indicators for Japan. To allow for useful comparison, the profile also provides data for other selected economies (comparator economies) for each indicator. ... See More +

Working Paper 92052 OCT 01, 2014

Disclosed

Learning from Megadisasters : lessons from the great east Japan earthquake (English)

On March 11, 2011, an earthquake of magnitude 9.0 occurred in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Japan's Tohoku region. The Great East Japan Earthquake was the first disaster ever recorded that included an earthquake, a tsunami, a nuclear power plant accident, a power supply failure, and a large-scale disruption of supply chains. ... See More +

Publication 89069 JUN 24, 2014

Ranghieri, Federica [editor]; Mikio Ishiwatari [editor] Disclosed

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Doing Business 2018 : reforming to create jobs - Japan (English)
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NOV 01, 2017 120937 Working Paper
Official Documents- Supplemental Contribution to the Restated and Amended Administration Agreement between the Government of Japan, IBRD and IDA for TF071222 (English)
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JUN 20, 2017 Agreement
Official Documents- Agreement with the Government of Japan for Supplemental Contribution to TF071222 ()
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MAR 17, 2017 Agreement
Modernization of Japan’s hydromet services : a report on lessons learned for disaster risk management (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 115024 Working Paper
Modernization of meteorological services in Japan and lessons for developing countries (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 115089 Working Paper
Japan - Program for International Student Assessment 2015 (English)
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DEC 15, 2016 111575 Brief
Doing business 2017 : equal opportunity for all - Japan (English)
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OCT 25, 2016 109858 Working Paper
International financial integration of East Asia and Pacific (English)
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JUL 27, 2016 WPS7772 Policy Research Working Paper
The Bank and Japan’s bullet trains (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 104633 Working Paper
Doing business regional profile 2016 : The G7 : Doing business regional profile 2016 : The G7+ (English)
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JAN 01, 2016 103366 Working Paper
Japan Social Development Fund annual report fiscal year 2015 : 日本社会開発基金年次報告書会計年度 2015 (Japanese)
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DEC 31, 2015 108691 Annual Report
Japan Social Development Fund annual report fiscal year 2015 (English)
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DEC 31, 2015 108691 Annual Report
Doing business 2016 : measuring regulatory quality and efficiency - Japan (English)
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OCT 01, 2015 100768 Working Paper
Country data report for Japan, 1996-2014 (English)
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SEP 15, 2015 105489 Working Paper
Industry speed bumps on local tobacco control in Japan? : The case of Hyogo (English)
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JUL 05, 2015 102460 Journal Article
Japan policy and human resources development fund : annual report of activities for fiscal year 2015 (English)
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APR 01, 2015 108690 Annual Report
Japan-World Bank mainstreaming disaster risk management in developing countries : 2014-15 annual report (English)
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MAR 31, 2015 99231 Annual Report
Remarks by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim at the foreign correspondents club of Japan (English)
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MAR 15, 2015 101972 Working Paper
Doing Business 2015 : going beyond efficiency - Japan (English)
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OCT 01, 2014 92052 Working Paper
Learning from Megadisasters : lessons from the great east Japan earthquake (English)
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JUN 24, 2014 89069 Publication