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The Government Pension Investment Fund would invest in high speed rail projects in Texas and California.
Economy

Japan's pension megafund to invest in US infrastructure

Tokyo proposal steps up bilateral jobs initiative

| Japan

TOKYO -- Infrastructure investments in the U.S. by Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund will feature heavily in the economic cooperation package to be discussed at next week's summit in Washington between the two countries' leaders.

The goal is to create hundreds of thousands of American jobs, in keeping with U.S. President Donald Trump's agenda, and deepen ties between the two countries.

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