Japan to step up scrutiny of foreign investment in technology – Nikkei Asian Review

It didn’t take long for the Japanese to realize not everyone is their friend – and that “foreign investment” in Japan might actually lead to national security risks and industrial theft.

Unlike the US, Japan values its industries.

Are you paying attention Mr. Trump?


“TOKYO — Japan will tighten control over foreign investments in domestic companies involved in semiconductors and other high-tech industries by focusing on the purchase of shares that carry voting rights, Nikkei learned Saturday”.

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