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

Don't sweat the Fed, here comes the BOJ

Asian investors have been a jittery bunch of late. The region's economies, after all, have...

Deals

Mitsui Sugar acquires supplement maker with eye on elderly market

TOKYO -- Mitsui Sugar will make a Mie-based nutritional supplement maker Nutri its subsidi...