Here is more on the “rate hike” in Japan (relax, its for parcel delivery)

‘Twas a while ago, back in early March: , it’s first in 27 years.
Yamato Transport, a big Japanese logistics company is planning a price rise
Cue much rejoicing at the BOJ (well, cautious optimism) – its raised hopes at the Bank that it’ll encourage other businesses to also raise prices and help the inflation goal