Japan

Carrefour sells Malaysia stores to Japan’s Aeon

October 31, 2012

Carrefour the French retailer announced Wednesday that it’s selling it’s giant store network in Malaysia to Japan’s owned Aeon for the grand price of 250 million euros ($324 million). They we’re quoted as saying “The transaction is part of Carrefour?s strategy of refocusing on its core activities and allocating its resources to mature countries where […]

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Japan: Nuclear power is here to stay

September 5, 2012

After great pressure Japan is forced to go back on its words that it would cut its nuclear energy production to half by 2030, the pressure was mainly from the business lobbies and a couple of senior lawmakers inYoshihiko Noda own party. Regardless of the general public opinion especially after the Fukushima disaster in 2011 […]

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