• Kyodo


Financial services minister Shozaburo Jimi called Friday on Olympus Corp. to “accurately ascertain the truth and make timely disclosure” of information on its investment loss scandal.

“As a first step, I believe it is essential that the Olympus Corporation, on its own initiative, explore what has actually happened as soon as possible and promptly disclose accurate information, including through rigorous investigations by the Third Party Committee,” the nation’s top financial regulator said in an English statement.

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