Companies Hold Welcome Ceremonies Across Japan


Yoshiharu Ueki, president of Japan Airlines Co. , left, addresses JAL... News PhotoAerospace Industry,Airplane Hangar,Airport,Asia,Business,Business Person,Cabin Crew,Ceremony,Chairperson,Commercial Airplane,East Asia,Economy,Greeting,Horizontal,Japan,Japan Airlines,New,Occupation,President,Service Occupation,Speech,Tokyo - Japan,Tokyo International Airport,Transportation,Travel,Welcoming CeremonyPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergYoshiharu Ueki, president of Japan Airlines Co. (JAL), left, addresses JAL group companies' new employees as Masaru Onishi, chairman of JAL, second from left, and other executives look on during a welcoming ceremony at the company's hangar near Haneda Airport in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday, April 1, 2013. Japan's jobless rate dropped to 4.2 percent in January from 4.3 percent in December in an indication that newly elected Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's drive to boost the economy with anti-deflation policies may be paying off. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images