Friday, March 27, 2015

Japanese Customer News March 27th 2015

Japanese Customer News March 27th 2015

Japanese Customer News March 27th 2015


“Japanese saying, “Nana - korobi, ya-oki” - Fall seven times, get up eight” Takashi Ueda, President of Sanoyas Holding Corporation.

Source: Dizzy Dreams by Patrick Durkin, Boss Magazine, Australian Financial Review, April, 2015 issue, page 7.


“The Bank of Japan is aggressively supporting the economy, and corporations are taking more steps to enact shareholder-friendly policies”

Source: Easy money drives global markets to highs, by Tom Lauricella, The Wall Street Journal, The Australian Newspaper, Thursday April 2nd, 2015, page 31.


“Leading Japanese firms with subsidiaries in Australia…such as Kirin… have found difficulty in persuading employees in Australia to latch on to opportunities in ASEAN and beyond”

Source: Japanese seek Asian focus, by Greg Earl, Australian Financial Review, April 21st 2015, page 21.


“Japanese investors bought $2.87 billion of Australian bonds in February…(2015)…the second-biggest amount in the past 10 years, Ministry of Finance data showed….Australian bonds have remained attractive (2.25 per cent)…to Japanese investors, where yields are not far from zero”

Source: Japanese bond buying slows Aussie’s descent, by David Rogers, The Australian Newspaper, Thursday April 9th, 2015, page 31.


“Engineers at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries are developing a wireless power transmission system that uses microwaves. They hope the system can provide electricity to facilities in remote areas where it is difficult to install power cables”

Source: The Small Print, By Steve Trautlein,, April 9th 2015, Issue 1098

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