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Toshiba fraud a deafening wake-up call for better corp governance in Japan

Friday, July 31, 2015 - 05:50
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The sense of deja vu as findings about Japan's latest corporate scandal came to light in recent weeks was all the more dismal for the fact that the company involved is one of the country's biggest conglomerates, a respected multinational that's a household name in many parts of the world and, to boot, a corporate governance pioneer of sorts back home.

THE sense of deja vu as findings about Japan's latest corporate scandal came to light in recent weeks was all the more dismal for the fact that the company involved is one of the country's biggest conglomerates, a respected multinational that's a household name in many parts of the world and, to