Sharp to consider listing its LCD venture with Foxconn: Nikkei

TOKYO Japan's Sharp Corp will consider an initial public offering for Sakai Display Products Corp, the LCD joint venture between it and Hon Hai Precision Industry Co (Foxconn) of Taiwan, the Nikkei business daily reported on Thursday. "We'll think about it ... ( read original story ...)

Top 30 areas for investing in apartments in Japan

Source: Pixabay #30 to #21 (Umeda is the only location outside Tokyo and its surrounding prefectures) 30. Umeda station (Osaka) 29. Futakotamagawa station (Tokyo) 29. Oimachi station (Tokyo) 27. Sumiyoshi station (Tokyo) 26. Minamiurawa station (Saitama ... ( read original story ...)

Tennis updates: Naomi Osaka joins casualty list at ASB Classic

5.00pm: Promising Japenese teenager Naomi Osaka has joined the mounting casualty list at the ASB Classic, withdrawing injured from her quarter-final match-up with Croatian Ana Konjuh. The clash was expected to be a highlight of the tournament's third day ... ( read original story ...)

Suntory says not considering IPO of U.S. unit

TOKYO Suntory Holdings is not planning to list its U.S. spirits unit Beam Suntory Inc [BSI.UL] on the New York Stock Exchange, a top executive said on Thursday, denying a Japanese media report. "We are not considering any listing in the U.S.," Takeshi ... ( read original story ...)