Rakuten's Hiroshi Mikitani, left, and Yamato's Masaki Yamauchi detailed the new partnership at a news conference Monday.

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Rakuten, Yamato team on e-commerce delivery options, fulfillment

TOKYO -- Rakuten and Yamato Holdings will collaborate on e-commerce, offering more delivery options for shoppers and helping retailers with order fulfillment, the two companies said Monday. "We will improve convenience for users and revitalize th...

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Total's new plant: Singapore becomes lubricant hub

SINGAPORE -- Total, the French oil and gas conglomerate, on Friday opened a lubricant oils...


ASEAN investment: Thai REITs grow as yields increase 9 months after debut

BANGKOK -- Thailand's real estate investment trusts are starting to make small strides nin...