Business / Corporate Oct 18, 2016

JR Kyushu shares inch upward ahead of IPO

Kyushu Railway Co. shares have climbed in the gray market before the company's debut next week, people familiar with the matter said. The rail operator changed hands at ¥2,800 and ¥2,850 a share on Tuesday, a gain of as much as 9.6 percent compared with ...

Business / Corporate Sep 15, 2016

TSE approves listing of JR Kyushu

The Tokyo Stock Exchange on Thursday approved the listing of Kyushu Railway Co. on its main section. With an expected market capitalization of around ¥500 billion, JR Kyushu's debut on Oct. 25 will be one of the biggest initial public offerings in Japan this year, ...