Business Jul 2, 2020

Coronavirus-linked business failures top 300 in Japan

The number of corporate bankruptcies linked to the coronavirus has surpassed 300, leaving more than ¥200 billion in liabilities, according to Teikoku Databank Ltd. Many companies were forced out of business, with the pace of recovery from the coronavirus fallout having been slow especially for ...

61 firms  in Japan went bankrupt in May due to coronavirus fallout

Business Jun 9, 2020

61 firms in Japan went bankrupt in May due to coronavirus fallout

The number of corporate bankruptcies in May stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic stood at 61, Tokyo Shoko Research Ltd. said Monday. The data covered failures that left liabilities of ¥10 million or more, according to the credit research firm. A Tokyo Shoko Research official said that ...