from Breakingviews:

Toyota’s new hybrids should have stayed in the lab

June 2, 2015

The author is a Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Toyota’s new convertibles should have stayed in the lab. The world’s top automaker, courting long-term investors, has cobbled together a jalopy-style security that does little for Toyota and disadvantages existing shareholders. Better hope that Japan Inc. doesn’t follow suit.

from Breakingviews:

Toyota’s new hybrids should have stayed in the lab

June 2, 2015

The author is a Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Toyota’s new convertibles should have stayed in the lab. The world’s top automaker, courting long-term investors, has cobbled together a jalopy-style security that does little for Toyota and disadvantages existing shareholders. Better hope that Japan Inc. doesn’t follow suit.

from Breakingviews:

Toyota’s new hybrids should have stayed in the lab

June 2, 2015

The author is a Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Toyota’s new convertibles should have stayed in the lab. The world’s top automaker, courting long-term investors, has cobbled together a jalopy-style security that does little for Toyota and disadvantages existing shareholders. Better hope that Japan Inc. doesn’t follow suit.

from Breakingviews:

Toyota’s new hybrids should have stayed in the lab

June 2, 2015

The author is a Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Toyota’s new convertibles should have stayed in the lab. The world’s top automaker, courting long-term investors, has cobbled together a jalopy-style security that does little for Toyota and disadvantages existing shareholders. Better hope that Japan Inc. doesn’t follow suit.

from Breakingviews:

Japan lesson on China debt: extend, don’t pretend

May 26, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

SoftBank lives up to its name with Indian startup

May 19, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

U.S. trade setback more diplomatic than economic

May 13, 2015

 The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

SoftBank’s next boss more symbol than succession

May 12, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Abe’s Capitol Hill speech needs ideas for backyard

April 29, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from The Great Debate:

With a $42 billion defense budget, is Japan a hawk in dove’s clothing?

April 28, 2015

Sailors stand on the deck of the Izumo warship as it departs from the harbour of the Japan United Marine shipyard in Yokohama

Sailors stand on the deck of the Izumo warship as it departs from the harbor of the Japan United Marine shipyard in Yokohama, south of Tokyo. March 25, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Peter