1. Tail risks are ebbing away just as we are about to enter a massive holiday period
2. This will be the longest Japanese Golden Week since the Second World War, due to the accession of the New Emperor creating three new holiday days
3. The Chinese Labour Day Bank Holiday on 1st May has also been extended to give more time for the consumer to go shopping (god bless their stimulus plans)
4. Throw in the late Easter, plus the usual . . .