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Visa Japan unit investigated for alleged antitrust violations

China Daily 18 Jul 2024
The Japan Fair Trade Commission (JFTC) inspected Visa Worldwide Japan Co.'s Tokyo office, suspecting violations of the country's antimonopoly law, which forbids dominant companies from enforcing unfair trading terms on weaker firms.
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Kyodo News Digest: July 18, 2024

Kyodo 18 Jul 2024
TOKYO - Japan's top ... Visa's Japan unit probed over alleged unfair practice with card firms. TOKYO - Japan's antitrust watchdog on Wednesday probed the Japanese unit of global credit card brand Visa Inc.
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Never has it been an easier and better time to travel China than with the ...

Independent online (SA) 18 Jul 2024
It is clear that China’s efforts to streamline the visa process have largely paid off ... The number of international tourists to the country seems to have increased as a result of recent modifications to the visa-free policy.
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VISA JAPAN UNIT PROBED FOR ALLEGED ANTITRUST VIOLATIONS

Malaysian National News Agency 17 Jul 2024
TOKYO, July 17 (Bernama-Xinhua) -- Japan's antitrust authority is investigating Visa's Japanese unit for allegedly pressuring card companies to exclusively use its credit information system, a ...
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Japan unit of credit card giant Visa suspected of unfair practice

Kyodo 17 Jul 2024
Japan's antitrust watchdog has probed the Japanese unit of global credit card giant Visa Inc ... The Visa unit is suspected of charging higher fees to ...
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25 years since Oh Tokyo, Ellen Nishiumi looks back

Manila Bulletin 27 Jun 2024
Known for her dynamic role as the host of the popular show Oh Tokyo, Ellen Nishiumi has been a pivotal figure in promoting Japanese culture among Filipinos ... “They were in Makati and the TV had Oh Tokyo playing.
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Donald Trump’s felony conviction could keep him from visiting certain countries

New York Post 01 Jun 2024
A number of nations prohibit tourists convicted of felony crimes from applying for travel visas, including the United States ... Trump meets with late Japanese PM Shinzo Abe outside Tokyo in 2017.
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Yasir ready to pull off his best in Korea

The News International 01 Jun 2024
The image released on May 13, 2024 shows Pakistan’s No2 javelin thrower Mohammad Yasir Sultan ... LAHORE ... Fayyaz had guided Arshad Nadeem to Tokyo Olympics by coaching him for eight years. Yasir and Fayyaz are yet to get their South Korea visas ... .
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UAE announces visa-free countries for residents during Eid Al-Adha 2024

Al Wast 30 May 2024
With travel rates soaring during this period, the majority of travelers are seeking short-haul, hassle-free visa destinations to make the most of their extended holidays ... Visa-Free Destinations.
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IOC to lose $835 million sponsorship deal as Toyota set to withdraw

Beijing News 29 May 2024
TOKYO, Japan ... During the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, Toyota pulled its advertising in Japan, reflecting public opposition to hosting the Games amid the pandemic ... Japan officially spent $13 billion on the Tokyo Olympics, with at least half being public money.
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Report: Japanese carmaker Toyota set to end massive Olympic sponsorship deal

Manila Bulletin 27 May 2024
TOKYO (AP) — Vehicle manufacturer Toyota is set to end its massive sponsorship deal with the International Olympic Committee after this year's Paris Olympics, according to reports in Japan ... and Visa.
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Japanese carmaker Toyota set to end massive Olympic sponsorship deal

Manila Bulletin 27 May 2024
TOKYO (AP) — ... Toyota pulled its Olympic advertising in Japan during the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Games in 2021 ... The IOC had income of $7.6 billion in the last four-year cycle ending with the Tokyo Games.
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Toyota reportedly set to end massive Olympic sponsorship deal

NBC Bay Area 27 May 2024
Toyota pulled its Olympic advertising in Japan during the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Games in 2021 ... The IOC had income of $7.6 billion in the last four-year cycle ending with the Tokyo Games ... and Visa.
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Toyota to say goodbye after Paris 2024

Inside The Games 27 May 2024
two summer and two winter (Pyeongchang 2018 in South Korea, Tokyo 2020, Beijing 2022 and the upcoming Paris 2024) ... The Tokyo Games were plagued by corruption scandals involving local sponsorship and contract awards.
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WSL surf contest at Teahupo’o, Tahiti gives glimpse into upcoming Olympics

Orange County Register 24 May 2024
Marks, Colapinto and Simmers will join Tokyo gold medalist Carissa Moore and fellow Hawaiian John John Florence to compete for Team USA ... Marks teamed up with Visa for commercials leading up to the Tokyo Olympics.

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