Business Oct 5, 2019

JBIC and Texas vow to boost Japanese investment in U.S. state

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation and Texas have agreed to promote Japanese investment in the southern U.S. state in new business areas such as renewable energy, mobility services and disaster risk reduction. JBIC Gov. Tadashi Maeda and Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a memorandum ...

Japan accused of financing coal-fired power plants

Business Mar 29, 2015

Japan accused of financing coal-fired power plants

by Karl Ritter

Despite mounting protests, Japan continues to finance the building of coal-fired power plants with money earmarked for fighting climate change, with two new projects underway in India and Bangladesh, The Associated Press has found. AP reported in December that Japan had counted $1 billion in ...

JBIC ready to fund MHI-Siemens bid for Alstom

Business / Corporate Jun 19, 2014

JBIC ready to fund MHI-Siemens bid for Alstom

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation is ready to support Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd.'s joint bid with Siemens for France's Alstom SA. "The global restructuring of the heavy electric machinery industry is taking place, and we have a mission to increase a number of globally ...