Headlines

Japan Watch: Stocks rally on US highs

It''s been a great week for Japanese equities, thanks largely to the stellar performance of the U.S. markets.
SHIHOKO GOTO, Senior Business Correspondent

The Bear's Lair: Bye Ford, we'll miss you

WASHINGTON, March 17 (UPI) -- In 1979-80, at the time of the Chrysler bailout, I and many other commentators predicted that saving Chrysler would simply result in bankrupting Ford. 24 years later, this prediction may finally be on the brink of realization.
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

Analysis: The revenge of the plodding CEOs

WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- With rallying cries about a technology-driven New Economy already becoming a thing of the past, corporate executives who are now attracting Wall Street's attention are those who lead companies that make or provide solid goods. In short, it's the steady pl
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

Executive Business Briefing

Here is a look at Tuesday's top business stories:

The Bear's Lair: 'Bear Food' -- third meal

WASHINGTON, May 28 (UPI) -- The stock market has been somewhat weak since my second "Bear Food" article of December 24, down 6.3 percent to 1,075 on the S&P 500 Index, and has showed recent signs of deteriorating further. I thus thought it worthwhile to produce a third instalment of
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

Analysis: Japan and Zombie Keynesianism

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) -- Japanese economists appear to have missed the intellectual ferment of the 1970's and 1980's, maybe because they were busy experiencing the bubble economy of the 1990's ten years early. As a result, Keynesian ideas long dead among mainstream Western econom
MARTIN HUTCHINSON, UPI Business and Economics Editor

Review: How Nissan's CEO did it his way

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Several weeks ago, Japan's number two car maker announced the unthinkable: that its earnings results were the best in its corporate history, in spite of the country suffering its fourth recession in a decade, amid the global economic slump.
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

Importing CEOs: Japan's latest trend?

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A senior executive of Britain's Vodafone Group PLC is expected to head Japan's third-largest phone carrier as early as next month.
SHIHOKO GOTO, UPI Senior Business Correspondent

Analysis: Automaker Nissan's miracle cure

WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- If Nissan can do it, there's definitely hope for others in spite of the bleak economic outlook both in Japan and across the globe.
SHIHOKO GOTO, Senior Business Correspondent
Page 2 of 2
Next
x
Feedback