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Mitsubishi Motors Announces Temporary Production Suspension at a Plant in Japan
Apr 02, 2020 15:10 JST
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will temporarily suspend production at the following production line at Japan plant considering global market decline due to the global expansion of COVID-19 coronavirus.
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MHPS: World's Most Efficient Power Plant is Synced to the Grid and Operating at Full Load, Ahead of Schedule
Apr 02, 2020 11:05 JST
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has begun commissioning of T-Point 2, its new combined cycle power plant validation facility at Takasago Works in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan.
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Hitachi Announces Establishment of Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas, Inc. to Strengthen the Industry Business in North America
Apr 01, 2020 17:17 JST
Hitachi Industrial Holdings Americas will operate under Hitachi's Industry sector and undertake integrated business operations in North America.
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DENSO Invests in Certhon Group, a greenhouse provider based in the Netherlands
Apr 01, 2020 16:52 JST
DENSO Corporation, the second largest advanced automotive technology supplier in the world, has announced its investment in Certhon Group (Certhon), operating mainly in Europe and the United States, to expand horticulture business in the global market. DENSO and Certhon will collaborate to develop and provide greenhouse solutions.
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Eisai and Seikagaku Enter into Agreement for the Co-development and Marketing Alliance of SI-613, a Treatment of Osteoarthritis, in China
Apr 01, 2020 16:23 JST
Eisai Co., Ltd. and Seikagaku announced today that the companies have entered into an agreement for the co-development and marketing alliance in China for SI-613 (diclofenac conjugated sodium hyaluronate), a therapeutic agent for osteoarthritis discovered by Seikagaku.
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DENSO and Tokyo Tech Establish DENSO Mobility Collaborative Research Cluster
Apr 01, 2020 14:47 JST
DENSO Corporation today announced that it established the DENSO Mobility Collaborative Research Center on April 1, jointly with Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) under the university's industry liaison program.
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NEC Charts Global Growth by Appointing New CEO of Indian Business
Apr 01, 2020 13:17 JST
NEC Corporation and NEC Technologies India today announced the appointment of Mr. Aalok Kumar as the new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NEC Technologies India, effective from today.
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Outline of Showa Denko CEO Message to Newly-hired Employees
Apr 01, 2020 12:30 JST
Today, Kohei Morikawa, President and CEO of Showa Denko K.K. ("Showa Denko"; TSE: 4004) sent a message to the company's newly-hired employees.
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DENSO Delivers Technical Support in D-WAVE Project using Quantum Systems to Combat COVID-19
Mar 31, 2020 19:03 JST
DENSO Corporation today announced it is joining a project from D-Wave Systems Inc., the leader in quantum cloud service "Leap2", to give anyone working on problems related to the COVID-19 free, immediate access to the company's quantum computer.
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MHI Announces Nominations for Outside Directors
Mar 31, 2020 16:13 JST
At its Board of Directors meeting held today, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) decided to nominate three Outside Directors (excluding membership on the Audit and Supervisory Committee) for approval at its 95th Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for June 26, 2020.
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DENSO Announces Changes in the Areas of Responsibility of Executive Officers
Mar 31, 2020 16:08 JST
DENSO Corporation today announced changes in the areas of responsibility of executive officers.
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MHPS, MHIENG and MGC Selected to Conduct Research on Effective Recycling of CO2 to Produce Methanol
Mar 31, 2020 15:34 JST
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering (MHIENG) and Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company (MGC) were selected by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) to conduct joint research on the effective recycling of carbon dioxide (CO2) emitted from the refinery at Tomakomai City, Hokkaido Japan where the CO2 is captured and stored by the existing demonstration plant.
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Toyota Mobility Foundation Introduces Connected and Sanitized Mobility Services for Healthcare Workers in Support of the Fight Against COVID-19
Mar 31, 2020 14:24 JST
Under the unprecedented backdrop of the COVID-19 outbreak and its impact on human lives and every aspect of daily life, Governments around the world are trying to find the best approach to manage the situation, such as medical interventions, lockdowns and travel restrictions that are aimed at "flattening the curve."
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Fujitsu to Launch New Think Tank, "Fujitsu Future Studies Center," Bolstering Formulation and Execution of the Fujitsu Group's Medium to Long-Term Strategy
Mar 31, 2020 11:49 JST
Fujitsu today announced the establishment of a new company, "Fujitsu Future Studies Center" (FFSC), a think tank bolstering the formulation and execution of the Fujitsu Group's medium and long-term strategies.
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NEC and Kagome to Provide AI-enabled Services that Improve Tomato Yields
Mar 31, 2020 10:45 JST
NEC Corporation today announced the conclusion of a strategic partnership agreement with Kagome Co., Ltd. to launch agricultural management support services utilizing artificial intelligence (AI) for leading tomato processing companies.
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Hitachi Announces Selection of Director Candidates Aimed at Strengthening Global Expansion of Digital Business
Mar 30, 2020 18:01 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that director candidates to be proposed at its annual general meeting of shareholders in 2020, in accordance with a resolution at a meeting of Nominating Committee that convened today.
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Hitachi to Establish "Lumada Data Science Lab." Bringing Together Top Data Scientists
Mar 30, 2020 17:39 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that on April 1, it will establish the "Lumada Data Science Lab. within the Kyoso-no-Mori(2) facilities at the Central Research Laboratory.
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Mitsubishi Motors Announces Production, Sales and Export Figures for February 2020
Mar 30, 2020 17:29 JST
Sixth consecutive monthly year-on-year decrease since August, 2019; 93.3% year-on-year
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Honda e and CBR1000RR-R FIREBLADE win Design Awards in the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2020"
Mar 30, 2020 17:15 JST
Honda announced that the all-new Honda e electric vehicle and the CBR1000RR-R FIREBLADE supersport bike won product design awards in one of the most respected awards in the world, the Red Dot Award.
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