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Mitsubishi Companies

MUFG mulls Asian focus on investment banking

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Japan's largest bank by assets, is looking to shift its traditional commercial banking business model in Asia to becoming more investment bank-driven.

Thursday, 12 January, 2012, 12:00am

Electronics firm to build factory

Mitsubishi Electric Corp is expanding its manufacturing operations on the mainland with a US$35 million investment to build a new plant in Jiangsu province.

The Changshu Southeast Economic Development Zone facility will make and sell servo motors, numerical controllers and other factory-automation equipment used by mainland manufacturers of consumer electronics devices.

20 May 2011 - 12:00am

Towngas signs HK$3.8b loan deal

Towngas yesterday signed a HK$3.8 billion five-year syndicated loan facility agreement with a group of banks. Jointly arranged by the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Mizuho Corporate Bank and Citi, it was oversubscribed by more than 70 per cent. The money will be used to refinance a HK$3 billion credit facility agreement dating back to 2006 and support the company's general funding.

11 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Blogger back from airport exile launches campaign for donations

Shanghai dissident blogger Feng Zhenghu - the man who made international headlines during a three-month exile camped out in a Japanese airport - has launched an open campaign for donations, calling on his fans to 'save a cup of coffee, give me huge support'.

24 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Tokyo bank reaches out for client cross-referral

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Japan's largest commercial bank, is taking advantage of its strategic relationships with Bank of China and China Merchants Bank for cross-referrals of clients.

The Tokyo-based lender said both BOC and China Merchants had agreed to facilitate introductions to Japanese clients living in mainland cities where it does not have a presence.

17 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Mind your own business

Wandering the streets of the Marunouchi district - the business heart of the city - on a typical weekday evening would have been like walking through a ghost town a few years ago. Sandwiched between Tokyo Station and the Imperial Palace, the district is today shaking off its dull image and becoming the place to be seen.

23 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

BOC offer attracts $72.8b in orders

Heavy demand sees institutional book covered in a few hours

Bank of China, the mainland's second-largest lender, received overwhelming response to its giant initial public share offering with the institutional book being fully covered on the first day of opening yesterday, attracting at least $72.86 billion worth of orders.

12 May 2006 - 12:00am

home of firm's ex-chief raided

Police yesterday raided the home of the former president of Mitsubishi Motors Corp who was arrested last week on suspicion of hiding vehicle defects even after promising to come clean in an earlier cover-up scandal.

15 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Deal sealed on hotel

Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels has signed a non-binding agreement with Japan-based developer Mitsubishi Estate to redevelop an existing 4,300 square metre site into a new Peninsula hotel in Tokyo.

24 Mar 2001 - 12:00am

Mitsubishi in Net assault

Tokyo: Japanese car-maker Mitsubishi Motors will start on-line car sales in the United States by launching a Web site in April.

19 Jan 2000 - 12:00am