Abe's 'drill bit' buckles on labor reform

National Jun 29, 2014

Abe's 'drill bit' buckles on labor reform

by Antoni Slodkowski

When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe vowed at the World Economic Forum in Davos to take a "drill bit" to the "solid rock" of vested interests blocking reforms to Japan's economy, executives at companies such as General Electric and IBM paid attention. In the months that ...