Japan business lobby chief to undergo treatment for lymphoma

Business Jun 6, 2019

Japan business lobby chief to undergo treatment for lymphoma

Hiroaki Nakanishi, chief of the nation's biggest business lobby, has been diagnosed with lymphoma and will undergo treatment, the Japan Business Federation said Wednesday. The 73-year-old chairman of Hitachi Ltd. has not felt well since early May and was hospitalized for a checkup at a ...

Tight labor market in Japan forces companies to revamp recruitment

Business / Corporate Apr 22, 2019

Tight labor market in Japan forces companies to revamp recruitment

Major firms will begin hiring university graduates year-round, Keidanren said Monday, revamping Japan's long-standing education-to-employment pathway in response to the changing labor market. Keidanren, the country's most powerful business lobby and also known as the Japan Business Federation, will no longer expect its members to ...