Markets

Condominiums in Hong Kong, where prices are more than double those of Tokyo condos.

Good buys on real estate

Tokyo condo prices trail those in Hong Kong, other Asian cities

TOKYO -- Japanese condominiums and office spaces are looking increasingly undervalued compared with those elsewhere, particularly in other parts of Asia, amid a weak yen. New luxury condos in Tokyo cost less than half the yen-converted prices of ...

Economeister

Frederic Neumann: Time to talk about the high income trap

Much is made of the dangers of falling into the middle income trap. But as Japan shows, hi...

Deals

Parting ways: Nippon Steel, Posco unwind joint investments in 2 steelworks

TOKYO -- Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal and South Korean steelmaker Posco have dissolved a ...