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Opinion: Ghosn's dramatic escape could bring much-needed reform to Japanese companies

Japan Inc. has taken a beating in the international media in recent weeks following the escape of former Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn. But I suspect that the Ghosn case won't harm the Japanese economy or deter investment. Instead, it may lead to much needed improvements in corporate governance and overdue reforms in Japan's legal system.

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Unsettling thermal portraits show Fukushima residents returning home

It's been nearly nine years since a 9.1 magnitude earthquake and an ensuing tsunami with 30-foot-plus waves hit Japan's east coast, causing a nuclear disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant. The plant was flooded with seawater and left without emergency power, leading to multiple explosions and the release of radioactive contaminants.

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