ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jan 2015In January 2015, the government of Japan announced a change in private-sector financial support.
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The Japan Bank for International Cooperation press release: Credit Line for Hiroshima Bank. Available at: http://www.jbic.go.jp/en/information/press/press-2014/0115-34546
On 15 January 2015 the Japan Bank for International Cooperation signed a credit line agreement with Japanese Hiroshima Bank, Ltd. amounting to maximum USD 50 million. The credit line is intended to support overseas deployment of Japanese small and medium sized enterprises through loans.
The GTA includes state guarantees and other financial incentives that are likely to affect the restructuring and performance of firms facing international competition, whether from imports, in export markets, and from foreign subsidiaries.