Dec 12, 2014

FSA to conduct on-site inspections of insurance agencies

The Financial Services Agency will conduct on-site inspections at about 10 agencies selling various insurance companies’ products amid concerns that some agencies are leading customers to buy excessive coverage to earn higher commissions, sources said Thursday. The financial watchdog may conduct the inspections — ...

Apr 11, 2014

Kennedy to join Abe on maglev train inspection

U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy will join Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Saturday to inspect a magnetically levitated train system in Yamanashi Prefecture, the government said Friday. In November, Abe met with executives from a U.S. group that is pushing to build such ...