By Pacita “Chit” Juan
Only Irene Natividad’s Global Summit of Women (GSW) could put all these men in one panel discussing an unusual topic of why we must have diverse corporate boards. At the recent GSW 2014 in Paris, France, we heard the testimonials of five exceptional CEOs: Michel Landel of Sodexo; Gianmarco Monsellato of Taj-Deloitte; Frederic Oudea of Societe Generale; Sol Trujillo, formerly of Orange, US West and Telstra; and Thierry Pilenko of Technip France.
Toyota on Wednesday said it was recalling 2.27 million vehicles globally over an airbag system defect that could cause a fire, the latest in a series of callbacks by the world’s biggest automaker.
Tokyo stocks opened 1.47 percent lower on Friday following a drop on Wall Street and hit by the yen’s rise against the dollar.
By Riza T. Olchondra
Terra Motors Corp., Japan’s top electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, has raised $10 million to fund business expansion and local partnerships in Asian markets such as the Philippines.
By Gil C. Cabacungan
The House committee on games and amusement will compel Japanese gaming magnate Kazuo Okada to attend its hearings to personally explain allegations he used dummy corporations to meet his casino license requirements.