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Foreign investors turning around failing Japanese inns, links

Business Apr 28, 2006

Foreign investors turning around failing Japanese inns, links

KAGA, Ishikawa Pref. (Kyodo) When U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs told developer Shin Higeta he could shut down the famous Shiroganeya inn in Kaga, Ishikawa Prefecture, for renovations, he was surprised. "It is amazing that a foreign fund can actually stand a business suspension as ...