HC Picks 343

March 9, 2022
by Investment and Research Team

Period : March 1, 2022 – March 8, 2022

Category :  [Business] [Market] [Policy (BOJ)] [Economy]

Policies and business activities related to Japan investment opportunities-

● Uniqlo Owner Pledges to Stay in Russia as Wave of Companies Exit

 > “It may be a good chance to know how companies act in emergency.”

● Sony and Honda team up to develop electric cars with goal of sales beginning in 2025

 > “Technology companies may be key for EV developments.”


● Japan’s SBI Sumishin Net Bank to postpone $1.2 bln IPO

 > “Russia’s invasion affects Japanese primary market.”


● Japan in Talks With US, Europe on Banning Russian Oil – Kyodo

 > “Japan is in discussion with the US and European countries on potentially banning Russian oil imports.”

#Policy (BOJ)

● Japan Jan real wages post first monthly rise in 5 months

 > “It looks like a good sign for Japanese economy.”