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Business Dec 8, 2017

INCJ looks to become holding company in bid to boost investment in startups

The state-backed Innovation Network Corporation of Japan investment fund will turn itself into a holding company to strengthen governance and boost investment in promising startup firms, a draft plan showed Thursday. The INCJ has been criticized for an excessive emphasis on rescuing financially struggling companies ...

Renzi quits as Italian populists seek quick vote to win power

World / Politics Dec 5, 2016

Renzi quits as Italian populists seek quick vote to win power

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi quit in the early hours of Monday after losing a referendum he'd called to push through constitutional changes, threatening renewed political and financial turmoil for Europe. "I lost, and the post that gets eliminated is mine," Renzi said early Monday ...