Japan Business Federation


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Japan Business Federation

A trade association for Japanese businesses. It lobbies the government for favorable legislation and is considered one of the most politically conservative of Japanese business groups. It was established in its current form in 2002.
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On March 3, Pavlo Klimkin also held meetings with Chairman of Japan-Ukraine Friendship Parliamentary League Eisuke Mori and the members of Parliament of Japan, Chairman of Committee on Ukraine of Japan Business Federation [beaucoup moins que]Keidanren[beaucoup plus grand que] Norio Sasaki, President of Japan s International Friendship Exchange Council Ken Matsuzawa and took part in a press-conference for leading mass media of Japan.
The four private-sector representatives -- former Japan Business Federation Chairman Hiroshi Okuda, Ushio Inc.
36 percent from a year earlier and posting the first fall in six years amid the global economic crisis, the Japan Business Federation said Wednesday.
To complete Japan's structural reform,'' Abe will need to ''manage his administration on a stable, long-term basis under a solid policy stance,'' Fujio Mitarai, chairman of the Japan Business Federation, said in a statement.
The rate cut by the BOJ is appropriate as it is important to coordinate policies with the rest of the world, and to take measures to combat worsening economic conditions, '' said Fujio Mitarai, chairman of the Japan Business Federation, the nation's most influential business group widely known as Nippon Keidanren.
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The 66-year-old Uchiyamada, who led the development of the Prius hybrid car in the 1990s, is also expected to become vice chairman of the Japan Business Federation, Japan's most influential business lobby known as Keidanren, in June.
The Japan Business Federation (Keidanren) is planning to name Uchiyamada as its vice chairman and intends to replace its present vice chairman, Katsuaki Watanabe, who now serves as a senior adviser to Toyota.
Before the meeting with Yamaguchi, Abe held talks with executives of the Japan Business Federation, at which the LDP chief vowed to overcome deflation, stem the yen's appreciation and create jobs, source close to the talks said.
Hiromasa Yonekura, chairman of the Japan Business Federation or Keidanren, which represents Japan's largest companies, released a statement Saturday saying, "We welcome the government decision based on the effort to ensure safety and support from local municipalities.
77 percent from a year earlier to 810,480 yen, marking the second straight yearly increase, the Japan Business Federation said Thursday.
t the Government's request, the Japan Business Federation, known as Nippon Keidanren, will consider plans to save power by industries at its first special committee meeting on quake disaster reconstruction to be held on Thursday.

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