China holding three workers, Marubeni says

Apr 24, 2014

China holding three workers, Marubeni says

by James Topham and Niu Shuping

Three employees at one of Marubeni Corp.’s grain trading units in China have been detained by authorities, the trading house said Thursday, a move sources said was prompted by allegations it evaded taxes on soybean imports. The employees worked at a Chinese unit of ...

'Abenomics' needs more Thatcher: Marubeni chief

Jul 19, 2013

'Abenomics' needs more Thatcher: Marubeni chief

by Yuriy Humber

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should adopt policies similar to those used by former U.K. leader Margaret Thatcher to bring the world’s third-largest economy out of its “lost decades” funk, says Marubeni Corp. Chairman Teruo Asada. From a recession in 1981, the United Kingdom went ...