Business / Corporate Jan 10, 2014

Mitsubishi said to weigh bid for Sendai Airport

Mitsubishi Corp., the nation's biggest trading house, may bid for the rights to operate Sendai Airport, according to two sources. Mitsubishi may try to team up with another Japanese firm when the government starts an auction of the 30-year concession later this year, one of ...

'Abenomics' needs more Thatcher: Marubeni chief

Business Jul 19, 2013

'Abenomics' needs more Thatcher: Marubeni chief

by Yuriy Humber

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe should adopt policies similar to those used by former U.K. leader Margaret Thatcher to bring the world's third-largest economy out of its "lost decades" funk, says Marubeni Corp. Chairman Teruo Asada. From a recession in 1981, the United Kingdom went on ...