Since the establishment of its predecessor, Japan Development Bank
in 1951, throughout its history, the bank has been devoted to regional development, environmental conservation, basic social infrastructure, and the creation of technology and industry.
After retiring from the Finance Ministry, Kogayu held several prominent positions, including chairman of the Fair Trade Commission and head of Japan Development Bank
Former employee at the governmental Japan Development Bank
and was a professor at Keio University.
Already such efforts have resulted in the creation of the Japan Biological Informatics Consortium, the establishment of the BioIncubation Fund by the Japan Development Bank
and the joint development by the Institute of Physical and Chemical Research, the Japan Science and Technology Corp.
Japanese semiconductor makers could lose out to competitors from Korea, Taiwan and the US unless they change their business approach, according to a report by the Japan Development Bank
. A separate report by chip-making equipment vendors comes to the same conclusion.
plants, according to Japan Development Bank
Meanwhile, the government-run Japan Development Bank
reports that an estimated 1.3-trillion yen ($10.8-billion) in capital spending would be required for Japan to modernize its machine tools.
Nissan, whose credit ratings have already been cut to junk-bond status, received in December an emergency loan of pounds 440 million from the state-owned Japan Development Bank
TOKYO, March 9 Kyodo The Japan Development Bank
said Tuesday it plans to introduce a new interest rate system effective April 1, abandoning the existing system based on the long-term prime lending rate.
Masaharu Hanazaki, The Japan Development Bank
, and Akiyoshi Horiuchi, University of Tokyo, "Why Has Japan Suffered from the Serious Bank Crisis?"
Government institutions include the ubiquitous Post Office, the Export-Import Bank, the Japan Development Bank
and a number of specialized financial institutions.