BUSINESS AND ECONOMY

Selected stories from Japan's leading economic news service

This section provides selected stories from Nikkei Asia, a subscription-based English news service of Nikkei, Inc.

Japan investment influx fueled by more than weak yen: KKR co-CEO
BUSINESS

Japan investment influx fueled by more than weak yen: KKR co-CEO

Japan's abandoned houses wipe $25bn off nearby property value
BUSINESS

Japan's abandoned houses wipe $25bn off nearby property value

Blackstone 'excited' by corporate Japan's focus on ROE: president
BUSINESS

Blackstone 'excited' by corporate Japan's focus on ROE: president

Qatar sovereign fund has 'very high targets' in Japan
BUSINESS

Qatar sovereign fund has 'very high targets' in Japan

Tokyo and Osaka see world's sharpest rise in condo prices
BUSINESS

Tokyo and Osaka see world's sharpest rise in condo prices

U.S. activist fund Dalton pushes Japan's Fuji Media for management buyout
BUSINESS

U.S. activist fund Dalton pushes Japan's Fuji Media for management buyout

Hyatt Hotels to launch Japanese-style ryokan with hot springs
BUSINESS

Hyatt Hotels to launch Japanese-style ryokan with hot springs

Daiwa teams with Aozora, Japan Post against Nomura, megabanks
BUSINESS

Daiwa teams with Aozora, Japan Post against Nomura, megabanks

Location is key in Tokyo office market's bifurcated recovery
BUSINESS

Location is key in Tokyo office market's bifurcated recovery

Weak yen sends central Tokyo condo resale prices soaring
BUSINESS

Weak yen sends central Tokyo condo resale prices soaring

Sega Sammy to sell seaside resort to U.S. investment firm Fortress
BUSINESS

Sega Sammy to sell seaside resort to U.S. investment firm Fortress

Why one of Japan's biggest real estate projects is tapping Toyota
BUSINESS

Why one of Japan's biggest real estate projects is tapping Toyota

Japan's abandoned homes increase 80% in 20 years
BUSINESS

Japan's abandoned homes increase 80% in 20 years

Activist fund Elliott buys stake in Warren Buffett-backed Sumitomo
BUSINESS

Activist fund Elliott buys stake in Warren Buffett-backed Sumitomo

Mitsui to lead $5.8bn redevelopment of Tokyo's Tsukiji market
BUSINESS

Mitsui to lead $5.8bn redevelopment of Tokyo's Tsukiji market

Hotels are new darling of foreign investors in Japanese property
BUSINESS

Hotels are new darling of foreign investors in Japanese property

Takashimaya eyes 2026 opening for new Vietnam shopping center
BUSINESS

Takashimaya eyes 2026 opening for new Vietnam shopping center

Japan's Expo 2025: Osaka triumph or billion-dollar folly?
BUSINESS

Japan's Expo 2025: Osaka triumph or billion-dollar folly?

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