Nov 2, 2015

Japan Post's IPO a decade in the making

The opening of sales Wednesday of shares in Japan Post, whose origins date back to 1871, has been a decade in the making. The initial public offering will make it the biggest IPO in the world this year — the biggest, in fact, since ...

/ | Feb 27, 2014

Costly revamp in the works at Japan Post

Japan Post Holdings Co. is planning a massive investment to refurbish and reorganize its outlets and operations in its three-year management plan from fiscal 2014. The company, however, has not been able to map out plans for entering the potentially lucrative markets for housing ...

/ Jul 25, 2013

Japan Post to expand Aflac alliance

Japan Post Group plans to expand its business collaboration with American Family Life Assurance Co. (Aflac) by sharply increasing sales outlets handling the U.S. insurer’s cancer policies.

Jun 14, 2009

Fallout from 'terrorist' label

Regarding Gregory Clark’s June 11 article, “Sri Lanka and Tiananmen: Time to accept the truth“: Thank you for trying to bring out the truth about these conflicts. The Tamils in Sri Lanka did not have the privilege of having foreign news reporters among them ...