The ruling Liberal Democratic Party’s local chapter headed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe received ¥620,000 in donations in 2012 and 2013 from companies already selected for government, political funds reports showed March 2.
The donations to the Yamaguchi No. 4 LDP chapter were from a chemical products company based in Osaka and Ube Industries Ltd. in Tokyo, the political funds reports show. (Kyodo)
The Japan Times ST: March 13, 2015