Business / Corporate Oct 24, 2019

Resona group banks launch Kansai revitalization team

Four banks in the Resona Holdings Inc. group have set up a project to expand business relations with small companies and revitalize the local economy in the Kansai region, Resona Bank Vice President Hajime Kosaka said in a recent interview. The project will be run ...

Osaka wins bid to host 2025 World Expo

National Nov 24, 2018

Osaka wins bid to host 2025 World Expo

by Eric Johnston

Osaka won the rights to host the 2025 World Expo, beating out rivals Yekaterinburg in Russia and the Azerbaijan capital of Baku, during voting in Paris on Friday. Celebrations were held in Paris after the results were announced, and crowds marked the good news early ...