Instead of complaining about the strong yen, companies should take advantage by making overseas...

|By:, SA News Editor

Instead of complaining about the strong yen, companies should take advantage by making overseas investments and scooping up natural resources, says economy minister Yukio Edano. Data suggest Japanese companies are moving in that direction, investing $69.5B overseas in 2011, double the amount in 2010, but still less than $74.2B in 2008.