TITLE

Japan's Richest The Impact

PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Apr2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on various businessmen in Japan and the assistance offered by their company in response to the 2011 earthquake in Japan including businessman Masayoshi Son who provided 12,000 cell phones in the earthquake afflicted are, Masatoshi Ito whose company supplied water, and Yusaku Maezawa who donated t-shirts.
ACCESSION #
60312634

 

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