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World Premiere of Lexus' First EV, the UX 300e
Nov 22, 2019 11:55 JST
LEXUS will introduce its first battery electric vehicle (BEV), the UX 300e, at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition, which will be held in Guangzhou, China, from November 22 to December 1, 2019.
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All-New Mazda3 Named Thailand Car of the Year 2019
Nov 21, 2019 16:22 JST
The all-new Mazda3 has been named Thailand Car of the Year 2019 by the Thai Automotive Journalists Association.
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Toyota Refines Rehabilitation Assist Robot and Launches New Welwalk WW-2000
Nov 21, 2019 14:33 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation has announced the launch of its new Welwalk WW-2000, a robot designed to provide rehabilitation support to individuals with lower limb paralysis as a result of stroke and other causes.
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Sojitz, NTT Com, NEC, NEC Networks & System Integration to Upgrade Communications Infrastructure in Myanmar
Nov 20, 2019 17:33 JST
The Communication Network Improvement Project, valued at about 7 billion yen (about 62 million USD), will be the first ODA loan project in Myanmar's communications field carried out under the auspices of the Japanese government.
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Toyota Revs Up Lineup with New 302-Horsepower RAV4 Prime
Nov 20, 2019 14:48 JST
The fifth-generation Toyota RAV4, on the market for barely a year, is going more places than it has ever gone before.
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Mayo Clinic, Hitachi to Build First, Next-Generation, Carbon Ion Therapy Treatment Facility in North America
Nov 20, 2019 14:34 JST
Mayo Clinic and Hitachi, Ltd. have reached an agreement in principle to build a carbon ion treatment facility as part of Mayo Clinic's recently announced integrated oncology facility which will be constructed at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida.
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Eisai's Equfina 50mg Tablets (Safinamide Mesilate) Launched in Japan
Nov 20, 2019 14:01 JST
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has launched the Equfina 50mg TABLETS for the indication of improvement of the wearing-off phenomenon in patients with Parkinson's disease under treatment with a drug containing levodopa in Japan.
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The Stunning Lexus LC 500 Convertible Makes its Global Debut at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Nov 20, 2019 11:06 JST
The much-anticipated convertible version of the Lexus LC 500 flagship coupe made its global debut today in Los Angeles.
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Hitachi and Cambridge Renew 30 Year Research Partnership
Nov 19, 2019 13:01 JST
The University of Cambridge and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announced that they have signed a new agreement to continue and grow their long-standing relationship through the Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory (HCL), part of the European R&D Centre of Hitachi Europe Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi.
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Showa Denko to License Vinyl Acetate Monomer Technology to Shenghong Refining Petrochemical, China
Nov 19, 2019 12:30 JST
Showa Denko (SDK; TSE:4004) has decided to license its technology to produce vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) to Shenghong Refining Petrochemical (Lian Yun Gang) Co., Ltd., China, under a formal alliance agreement between SDK and KBR (NYSE: KBR), a global engineering and technology solutions company based in the U.S..
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Fujitsu and RIKEN Claim 1st Place in the Green500 with Prototype of Fugaku Supercomputer
Nov 19, 2019 09:06 JST
Fujitsu Limited and RIKEN announced that a prototype of the supercomputer Fugaku(1) being jointly developed by the two parties took No.1 in the Green500, a global ranking based on the energy efficiency of supercomputers.
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Toyota Mobility Foundation Joins Public, Private and Academic Parties to Launch the Rama4 Project to Ease Traffic Congestion in Bangkok
Nov 18, 2019 17:30 JST
The Toyota Mobility Foundation and its partners agreed to launch a project to ease traffic congestion on Rama4 Road. It will be known as the "Rama4 Model."
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Mazda3 Named 2019 Women's World Car of the Year
Nov 18, 2019 15:39 JST
Mazda3 has been named "Supreme Winner" of the 2019 Women's World Car of the Year awards. In addition to taking the top award, the model also won Women's World Family Car of the Year.
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MITSUBISHI MOTORS Launched Restyled Mirage and Attrage Compact Models in Thailand
Nov 18, 2019 12:24 JST
MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) today launched the facelifted and updated Mirage hatchback and Attrage sedan models, both global compact cars, in Thailand. Sales in other markets will follow sequentially.
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Hitachi SEM Receives Order for Around 5,600 Distribution Transformers from the Republic of the Union of Myanmar's Ministry of Electricity and Energy
Nov 18, 2019 11:50 JST
Hitachi Soe Electric & Machinery Co., Ltd. (Hitachi SEM), a subsidiary of Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co., Ltd. in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar (Myanmar) has received orders for the delivery of approximately 5,600 distribution transformers from the Myanmar Ministry of Electricity and Energy.
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Fujitsu Launches "AuthConductor V2" to Take Biometric Authentication to the Next Level
Nov 18, 2019 11:20 JST
Fujitsu today launches sales of the "FUJITSU Security Solution AuthConductor V2" which uses various authentication methods, including palm vein authentication, to deliver comprehensive biometric authentication support for customers.
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MITSUBISHI MOTORS' eK X & eK Wagon Kei Cars Win RJC Car of the Year 2020
Nov 13, 2019 19:39 JST
MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) today announced that eK X (pronounced eK cross) & eK Wagon Kei cars have been selected as the "RJC Car of the Year 2020" run by the Automotive Researchers' & Journalists' Conference of Japan (RJC) after the final judging on November 12.
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MHI Aero Engines Makes First Shipment of Domestically Assembled Pratt & Whitney GTF PW1200G Engine for the Mitsubishi SpaceJet
Nov 13, 2019 16:01 JST
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Aero Engines, Ltd. (MHIAEL), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has completed its assembly and the first shipment of a Pratt & Whitney GTF PW1200G engine at the MHIAEL facility in Komaki, Japan.
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Fujitsu Launches New PRIMEHPC Supercomputers Using Fugaku Technology
Nov 13, 2019 10:37 JST
Fujitsu Limited has announced that it will begin global sales of the PRIMEHPC FX1000 and PRIMEHPC FX700 models from the "Fujitsu Supercomputer PRIMEHPC" series, which utilize the technology of supercomputer Fugaku jointly developed by RIKEN and Fujitsu.
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