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Apple urged to help curb smartphone addiction among children

/ Jan 9, 2018

Apple urged to help curb smartphone addiction among children

Two major Apple investors have urged the iPhone maker to help curb smartphone addiction among children, highlighting growing concern about the effects of mobile devices and social media on younger users. New York-based Jana Partners LLC and the California State Teachers' Retirement System said in ...

Dec 7, 2016

Japan regulators crafting new rules to prevent leaks by company execs

Japanese authorities are set to recommend new fair disclosure rules that aim to prevent company executives from leaking insider information, part of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's push to improve corporate governance and encourage foreign investment. Marking the first time that Japan will adopt statutory rules ...

Asian investors snapping up Japanese properties

Oct 9, 2016

Asian investors snapping up Japanese properties

by Hidetoshi Takada

Japan's property market is luring more attention from Asian investors keen to reap capital gains or achieve high yields not available at home with a long-term view of holding their assets. Money is flowing mostly from Taiwan, Hong Kong, mainland China and Singapore, with the ...