Olympics: Hashimoto named new Tokyo 2020 chief

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – The Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee appointed one of Japan’s most-celebrated female Olympians as its new chief, after her predecessor stepped down over his sexist remarks. Seiko Hashimoto – a seven-time Olympian who was later elected to…

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Shiseido Posts 2020 Net Loss, Looks To Brighter Future

TOKYO—Shiseido posted a net loss in its most recent fiscal year, due mainly to factors related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the company said Tuesday. In addition to a drop in sales and operating profit, extraordinary losses resulting from compensating employees…

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