Japan Inc scrambles to assess fallout of coup in SE Asia’s “last big frontier” Myanmar

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Japanese companies from retail giant Aeon Co to auto-parts maker Denso Corp scrambled to assess the turmoil in Myanmar on Monday after a coup in the country once feted as Southeast Asia’s last big frontier.

The Myanmar military seized power against the democratically elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi, who was detained along with other leaders of her party in early morning raids.

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