Jul 23, 2016

China launches nationwide vaccine inspections

Chinese health authorities have started a nationwide inspection of vaccinations four months after a scandal broke involving nearly $90 million worth of illegal vaccines that were suspected of being sold in dozens of provinces. Authorities will track purchases as well as the distribution of ...

Jul 8, 2016

Three ex-Toshiba heads likely to escape charges over accounting fraud

The Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office’s special investigation unit believes it will be difficult to charge three former presidents of electronics and machinery giant Toshiba Corp. over the firm’s high-profile accounting scandal, sources said Friday. The unit informed the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission ...

Jul 6, 2016

Mazda recalls cars in China after regulator action on Takata air bags

Mazda Motor Corp.’s Chinese joint venture will recall 74,310 of its Mazda2 sedans in China to replace Takata Corp. air bags after an investigation by the country’s safety regulator. China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine said Mazda will contact affected vehicle ...