Chiba Bank Ltd (8331.T)
* Regional banks navigating low rates, ageing population (Adds executive comments, context)
TOKYO, July 10 Japan's Bank of Yokohama and Chiba Bank Ltd said on Wednesday their presidents would hold a news conference at 2 p.m. (0500 GMT) in Tokyo regarding a new partnership.
TOKYO Bank of Yokohama and Chiba Bank Ltd are considering a business tie-up, the banks said on Tuesday, after the Nikkei newspaper reported that the two regional lenders would form a comprehensive partnership.
TOKYO, July 9 Japan's Bank of Yokohama and Chiba Bank Ltd will enter into a comprehensive tie-up to cooperate in a range of businesses, the Nikkei newspaper said on Tuesday, a deal that would bring two of Japan's top regional lenders close together.