Pandemic’s financial havoc spells longer working lives: Gratton

Pandemic’s financial havoc spells longer working lives: Gratton

TOKYO — The coronavirus pandemic has made the issue of longevity even more relevant given that the damage to financial markets could force people into longer working lives, Lynda Gratton, a leading expert on human resources and organizational behavior, tells...
Sony to become Sony Group, integrating financial unit

Sony to become Sony Group, integrating financial unit

TOKYO — Sony will make listed subsidiary Sony Financial Holdings a wholly owned unit for 400 billion yen ($3.73 billion) as it follows global tech giants Alibaba Group Holding and Apple in turning to finance as a stable profit generator that performs even during...
Sony to become Sony Group, integrating financial unit

Sony to become Sony Group, taking full control of financial unit

TOKYO — Sony will make listed subsidiary Sony Financial Holdings a wholly owned unit for 400 billion yen ($3.73 billion) as it follows global tech giants Alibaba Group Holding and Apple in turning to finance as a stable profit generator that performs even during...
Sony to become Sony Group, integrating financial unit

Sony to take full control of financial unit for $3.7bn

TOKYO — Sony will turn listed subsidiary Sony Financial Holdings into a wholly owned unit for 400 billion yen ($3.73 billion) as it follows global tech giants Alibaba Group Holding and Apple in turning to finance as a stable profit generator that performs even...
Asia faces financial health check after going big on stimulus

Asia faces financial health check after going big on stimulus

BANGKOK — Governments across Asia are unleashing massive stimulus packages to support economies heading into recession as the novel coronavirus batters consumption and investment, threatening progress in shoring up fiscal and monetary policy management following...