Office rents

Tokyo increases outpace rest of world

TOKYO -- Office rents in downtown Tokyo grew the most of any major city in the world from at the end of April through the end of October, the Japan Real Estate Institute said Thursday. The institute's survey tracked leasing rate trends in 14 majo...


Fraser Howie: Foreign financial institutions will never be more than bit players in China

That global investment banks are still having to restructure and come to terms with a very...


Pharmaceutical industry: Eisai expands into Chinese generics market

TOKYO -- Japanese drugmaker Eisai will acquire a Chinese generics company in a deal worth ...