Ntt: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone executives keep beating back the powerful political forces seeking to break up the company. Recently, the champion of keeping Japan's telecom giant intact, NTT President Masashi Kojima, withstood the opposition of government bureaucrats and won a guarantee to keep his job for at least another two years. Kojima's success is remarkable because the government owns 60% of NTT.

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