Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Business 'Second brother' stereotype fits Toshiba to a T Giant paying price for its failure to break the undisciplined mold Toshiba's earnings announcement has been held up on receipt of internal information regarding inadequate governance.
KEN KOYANAGI, Editor-at-large, Nikkei Asian Review February 23, 2017 10:00 JST | Japan BANGKOK Japanese investors have long regarded Toshiba as a typical "second-eldest brother."
A stereotype in Japan contends that the second son in a family lacks drive and discipline. He is thought to be nice and easygoing but weak, relying on the protection of the firstborn son.
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