• Kyodo News

  • SHARE

Aeon Co. is reconsidering its seven domestic shopping center plans in a bid to save investment in response to the current serious consumption slump, officials at the nation’s largest retailer said Thursday.

It intends to cancel a plan to open a shopping center in Kasama, Ibaraki Prefecture, in 2011 and freeze another plan to launch a center in Noda, Chiba Prefecture, this spring, they said.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.

SUBSCRIBE NOW