TOE Alert: Abe to Get Security Bills through Despite Public Uproar

posted by Richard Katz on July 09, 2015

Found in Japan, categorized in Politics

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There is one other force helping Abe. While the corporate governance reforms will not likely make firms any more efficiency, it could mean higher dividends and share buybacks for investors, and the foreign investor community likes it.


Richard explains why Abe's power within LDP will remain strong despite his recent disapproval rating has increased.

About Richard Katz

Richard Katz

Richard Katz is Editor of The Oriental Economist Report, a monthly newsletter on Japan, as well as the semi-weekly TOE Alert e-mail service on Japan, and is also a special correspondent at Weekly Toyo Keizai, a leading Japanese business weekly.

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