Japanese firms watching warily as Qatar crisis unfolds

Jun 11, 2017

Japanese firms watching warily as Qatar crisis unfolds

Japanese companies have grown wary about possible adverse effects from the Saudi-Qatar crisis on their businesses. Some companies have started considering how to cope with the heightened tensions between the Saudi Arabian camp and Qatar, both major energy exporters to Japan, people familiar with the ...

/ | Dec 6, 2016

Stocks rally on overseas equity gains

Stocks rebounded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Tuesday, supported by overnight rises in European and U.S. equities. The 225-issue Nikkei average gained 85.55 points, or 0.47 percent, to close at 18,360.54. On Monday, the key market gauge shed 151.09 points. The TOPIX index of all first-section ...

/ Oct 25, 2015

Inpex considers revival of abandoned Akita oil field

Resources developer Inpex Corp. will survey a long-closed oil field in Akita Prefecture to study the feasibility of resuming crude production via advanced technologies, its officials said. In the first half of 2016, Inpex plans to drill a well in the northern district of the ...