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OECS offers condolences on tragic passing of former Japanese Prime Minister

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 — The OECS Commission acknowledges with regret and immense sadness, the tragic passing of former Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Shinzo Abe. As the longest-serving Prime Minister of Japan, Mr. Abe, during his tenure recognized the development…

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St. Vincent PM wants Japan to have strategic dev’t plans for Caribbean

From iWitness News KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent (CMC) – St. Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister, Ralph Gonsalves Monday called on Japan to establish a strategic relationship with the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping. “I want to see Japan not just…

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A wave of activist hedge funds are shaking up Japan

By Jess Delaney, Institutional Investor From Business Insider For decades Japan Inc. has frustrated the efforts of just about every foreign shareholder activist who has tried to storm its gates. Beginning with T. Boone Pickens’s 1989 bid to get seats on…

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OPINION: Japan’s yen for whales blown

By Sir Ronald Sanders From Caribbean 360 Many Caribbean environmental groups that participated in the struggle to get their own governments not to support Japan will feel vindicated by the ICJ decision says Sir Ronald Sanders. BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday April…

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RPT-Fitch Rates Mizuho’s USD Basel III Subordinated Notes Final ‘BBB’

Fitch Ratings has assigned a final rating of ‘BBB’ to the USD1.5bn Basel III-compliant Tier 2 ten-year subordinated notes issued by Mizuho Financial Group (Cayman) 3 Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (Mizuho; A-/Stable). The notes are…