Dec 4, 2015

LDP ranks oppose aid for China afforestation project

Lawmakers in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party voiced opposition Thursday to a Foreign Ministry project to help afforestation in China, saying the project cannot gain the support of the Japanese public. Toshihiro Nikai, chairman of the LDP’s General Council, discussed the project in a ...

Nov 12, 2015

LDP group to call for taxing internal reserves at firms

A group of lawmakers from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party is set to urge the government and the party’s tax panel to consider taxing internal reserves at companies, it was learned Thursday. The proposal will be aimed at prompting companies to further boost capital ...