Yamato Holdings Co Ltd (9064.T)
18 Aug 2017
* Books a further 5.2 bln yen charge due to unpaid wage bills (Adds executive comment)
TOKYO, July 31 Yamato Holdings Co, Japan's biggest parcel delivery firm, booked a second straight quarter of losses due in part to hefty payments for unpaid overtime - a quandary that has underscored the challenges of a deepening labour shortage faced by corporate Japan.
BRIEF-Yamato Holdings expected to report operating loss of around 7 bln yen for three months through June - Nikkei
* Yamato Holdings is expected to report an operating loss of around 7 billion yen ($61.4 million) for the three months through June - Nikkei
* Yamato Holdings is expected to report that operating profit fell by half to just over 30 billion yen in the year ended in March - Nikkei
TOKYO, March 7 Japan's Nikkei share average edged down on Tuesday morning, following Wall Street's lead, with investors deterred by geopolitical tensions after the North Korean missile tests, though the dollar-yen stayed in a well-worn range.