Jun 28, 2013

ANA, MUFG taken to task at shareholder meets

Shareholders’ meetings peaked Thursday as investors focused on strategic decisions to take advantage of the surge in confidence being credited to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s aggressive economic ploys. A total of 718 companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange held their annual meetings Thursday, ...

Reactor operators face shareholders

Jun 27, 2013

Reactor operators face shareholders

Utilities, struggling amid the prolonged halt of nearly all of the nation's nuclear reactors, express eagerness to restart their facilities during shareholders' meetings, shrugging off proposals from some stockholders to halt the country's reliance on atomic power.

Jun 26, 2013

Sharp chief promises a return to profitability

The president of struggling electronics maker Sharp Corp. vowed at a shareholders meeting Tuesday to do everything possible to turn its fortunes around in the current business year, while facing criticism for incurring massive net losses for the second straight year. “We truly apologize ...