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- Japanese Court Ruling Favors Elpida Takeover By Micron
Micron Technology Inc. moved a step closer to its takeover of bankrupt Japanese memory chip producer Elpida Memory Inc. this week, The Idaho Statesman reported. The Tokyo High Court tossed out an appeal by creditors to a Tokyo District Court's a ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/16/2013 - 22:05 - 0 comments
- Japan Dials Back Plans to Overhaul Labor Laws
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who is to announce next month his much-anticipated strategy for economic growth, has quietly put aside plans to overhaul a rigid labor system that is blamed for many of the woes facing once-dominant Japanese corporatio ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 05/09/2013 - 20:05 - 0 comments
- Japan’s Investment Banks Once Ugly Sisters Turn Into Cinderellas
Investment banks are among the first and biggest beneficiaries of Japan’s new economic-stimulus policies, known as Abenomics. Since Prime Minister Shinzo Abe came into office in December with a plan to end more than a decade of deflation, banks’ underwri ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 04/25/2013 - 23:07 - 0 comments
- Bank of Japan Mounts Bold Bid for Revival
New Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda quickly and dramatically put his stamp on the long-beleaguered central bank, implanting a policy grand in substance and simple in presentation—a stark contrast with his predecessor, who favored incremental steps, em ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 04/04/2013 - 22:49 - 0 comments
- In re Takehiko Murakami
Fri, 03/15/2013 Bankruptcy Division, District Court of Guam (Hagatna) ...
Chapter 15 New Filing - abi_admin - 04/02/2013 - 11:27 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Kuroda Warns Japan Debt ‘Not Sustainable’
Japan’s central bank governor has told parliament that the government’s vast and growing debt is “not sustainable,” and that a loss of confidence in state finances could “have a very negative impact” on the entire economy, the Financial Times reporte ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 03/28/2013 - 21:10 - 0 comments
- Micron Says Moves Closer To Elpida Deal
Memory chipmaker Micron said the Tokyo district court issued an order approving its acquisition of Japanese memory chipmaker Elpida after creditors agreed to the plan, Reuters reported. Boise, Idaho-based Micron, which is losing money due to a crumbling ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 02/28/2013 - 21:29 - 0 comments
- Ranks of Unseen, Unemployed ‘SNEPs’ Growing
unemployment rate for men in the 45-54 age bracket grew to 3.5% from 3.1%, and for those aged 55-64 to 5.0 ...
Resource Article - global.abi.org - 02/25/2013 - 14:07 - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Fujitsu Cutting 5,000 Jobs In Restructuring
Struggling Japanese electronics maker Fujitsu is slashing 5,000 jobs, or nearly 3 percent of its global workforce, as it seeks to boost profitability by reshaping its computer-chip business and its overseas operations, the Associated Press reported. Fuji ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 02/08/2013 - 00:11 - 0 comments
- Deal With PM Buys BOJ Time, But Probably Just Few Months
The Bank of Japan appears to have accomplished a tactical masterstroke in giving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe an ambitious inflation target and an "open ended" commitment to buying assets, without expending any of its policy firepower, Reuters rep ...
Daily Headline - global.abi.org - 01/24/2013 - 01:05 - 0 comments