[Reuters] Japanese online retailer Rakuten expects to defy European gloom

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[Reuters] Japanese online retailer Rakuten expects to defy European gloom - 03/22/13 09:11 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of Japanese online retailer Rakuten Inc is used to defying convention, having quit the safety of a job at the Industrial Bank of Japan at the age of 31 and insisting employees at his new business spoke English at work.