Business / Corporate Sep 18, 2018

Trading house Mitsubishi enters India's housing market

Mitsubishi Corp. is making its first investment in Indian housing development, with the country projected to surpass China as the world's most populous country in the coming years. The trading house, through its local investment subsidiary DRI India Co., will invest 1.8 billion rupees ($25 ...

Yangon rail system to get upgrade

Business Dec 31, 2016

Yangon rail system to get upgrade

by Jordan Allen

Tourists visiting Myanmar's largest city, Yangon, could lose one of the star attractions of the former capital after the railway that encircles the city is upgraded with the help of Japanese investment. While the responsibility for upgrading the 46 km (28.5 miles) of track that ...

Business / Corporate Dec 16, 2016

Myanmar-Japan venture targets role in improving infrastructure

A joint venture between Myanmar's leading heavy machinery distributor, Myanmar Kaido Co., and Japanese trading giant Mitsubishi Corp. aims to capitalize on Myanmar's rapid development of urban infrastructure through the rental of construction and other equipment. An opening ceremony for the joint venture, Diamond Rental ...

Pakistan says Japan traders among those eyeing LNG tender

Business Nov 29, 2016

Pakistan says Japan traders among those eyeing LNG tender

Pakistan says Japan's biggest trading houses are among almost two dozen companies eyeing its liquefied natural gas purchase tender that it says is the largest on record. Mitsubishi Corp., Mitsui & Co. and Marubeni Corp., have expressed interest in the LNG order, which was announced ...