Markets

Mitsui to help launch Thailand's first logistics REIT

TOKYO -- Mitsui & Co. will enter the logistics real estate investment trust business in Thailand. The Japanese company will invest a total of 1.5 billion yen ($13.7 million), including a 30% stake in a REIT manager of local industrial site develo...

Economeister

George Magnus: China's global financial diplomacy moves into higher but uncertain gear

November will be a busy time for summitry in Asia. The second week of the month will see t...

Deals

Bank of Yokohama, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust join on asset management

TOKYO -- Bank of Yokohama and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank announced Wednesday the establish...