Markets

Min Lan Tan

China's tumbling markets should not derail Japan

Despite share volatility in China, Japanese companies have enough interests elsewhere not to worry, writes Min Lan Tan.

Economeister

Heizo Takenaka: Parsing Japan's latest fiscal and economic blueprint

The Japanese government makes major policy decisions every year in late June, and this ye...

Deals

Moving toward a 2-horse race: Idemitsu, Showa Shell eye 100bn yen boost from merger

TOKYO -- Japanese oil wholesalers Idemitsu Kosan and Showa Shell Sekiyu are discussing a m...