Fujitsu faces board overhaul

In a rare wholesale change of its governing board, Fujitsu Ltd said two-thirds of its directors will step down in the aftermath of an unusual public feud with its former president, raising questions a…

Best Denki names new president

Japan’s struggling consumer electronics discount chain Best Denki Co. on 20 March promoted board member Koji Ono to president, succeeding Masakazu Fukazawa, who stepped down to board director wi…

Japan: Temp ban aims to aid workers

The Japanese government has adopted legislation to ban in principle temporary workers in manufacturing jobs and registered workers in temporary employment, to help stabilise the employment market.
The…