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Vodafone and NEC Start Trialing Open RAN Technology
Oct 20, 2020 11:09 JST
Vodafone and NEC Europe Ltd. in partnership with Altiostar, have jointly announced the first successful voice call made on an open virtual Radio Access Network (Open RAN) on Vodafone's network in the Netherlands.
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Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Receives Approval in Principle for LNG Fuel Gas Supply System from Bureau Veritas
Oct 19, 2020 19:07 JST
The certificate of AIP was presented today at Mitsubishi Shipbuilding's headquarters in Yokohama.
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Supercomputer Fugaku Wins the "Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Award" at CEATEC 2020 ONLINE
Oct 19, 2020 18:49 JST
Riken and Fujitsu today announced that the Supercomputer Fugaku, jointly developed by RIKEN and Fujitsu, was awarded the highest prize: the "Minister of Internal Affairs and Communications Award" at CEATEC AWARD 2020.
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Toyota's GR Yaris Makes Its Dynamic Debut at the Goodwood Speedweek
Oct 19, 2020 18:41 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) drove the GR Yaris and GR Supra at the Goodwood SpeedWeek, held from October 16 through 18 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in England, and posted images of the experience.
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Fujitsu Commences Full-Scale Operation of HOKUSAI - SailingShip, RIKEN's New Data Science Infrastructure
Oct 19, 2020 10:39 JST
Fujitsu today announced that, together with RIKEN, it has completed deployment of a new data science infrastructure, HOKUSAI - SailingShip.
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New ECLIPSE CROSS Reveals Radical New Styling and Expands Plug-In Hybrid Option
Oct 19, 2020 09:45 JST
MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) today revealed the restyled ECLIPSE CROSS with a sleek sporty SUV appearance, driving confidence and improved comfort.
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Honda Announces Completion of the Tender Offer for Shares in Keihin, Showa and Nissin
Oct 16, 2020 17:16 JST

Showa Denko Markets PNVA(TM) 'GE191 Series' for Use as Binder to Form Heat-resisting Ceramic Layer in Separators for LIBs
Oct 16, 2020 16:00 JST
Showa Denko (SDK; TSE:4004) starts full-swing marketing of Poly-N-vinylacetamide (PNVA(TM)) optimized for use as a binder to form heat-resisting ceramic layer in separators to be used in lithium-ion batteries (LIBs), under the trade name of "GE191 Series."
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Eisai: Supplementary New Drug Applications for Anti-Epileptic Drug Fycompa as Monotherapy for Partial-Onset Seizures
Oct 16, 2020 13:44 JST
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the supplementary new drug applications for its in-house discovered and developed anti-epileptic drug (AED) Fycompa (generic name: perampanel) as monotherapy for partial-onset seizures and pediatric indication for partial onset seizures in patients with epilepsy 4 years or older have been accepted in China by the National Medical Products Administration.
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Fujitsu Verifies Effectiveness of Private 5G in Manufacturing Sites in Collaboration with Microsoft Japan
Oct 16, 2020 11:33 JST
Fujitsu today announced that, in collaboration with Microsoft Japan Ltd., it has recently verified the effectiveness of a system that uses private 5G to visualize real-time data within the facility, with a view toward manufacturers' digital transformation (DX).
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Hitachi Acquired Additional Shares to Hold Majority of Shares of Yungtay, Elevator Company Based in Taiwan
Oct 15, 2020 17:41 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it acquired 9.99% (41,080,000 shares) of all the issued shares in Yungtay Engineering Co., Ltd.
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Mitsubishi Power Signs MOU with Indonesia's PLN Group and Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) on Joint Policy Proposal to Promote Biomass Co-firing at Thermal Power Plants in Indonesia
Oct 15, 2020 12:06 JST
The industry-academia collaborative team will undertake studies mainly on selection of appropriate biomass fuel and their combustion evaluations, and equipment modification plans, in a quest to make effective use of Indonesia's abundant biomass resources.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids Wins $6.6 Million Projects to Digitalize High-Speed Rail in the UK
Oct 14, 2020 17:48 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids, as part of its ongoing work with UK Power Networks Services to help manage existing traction power assets on High Speed 1 (HS1), has been awarded a contract worth around $6.6 million to upgrade the Static Var Compensator (SVC) Control systems and load balancer.
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MHI Group Undertakes Investment in HydrogenPro of Norway, Leading Producer of Advanced Electrolyzers
Oct 14, 2020 15:33 JST
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has made a financial investment in HydrogenPro AS of Norway, a company engaged in the development and manufacture of electrolyzers, devices that produce hydrogen by the process of water electrolysis.
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Toyota: Launch of a Preparatory Committee for "Japan Hydrogen Association (JH2A)"
Oct 14, 2020 14:06 JST
The nine private companies (listed below) that are engaged in the construction and expansion of a hydrogen society announce that they are launching a new preparatory committee called "JAPAN Hydrogen association (JH2A)" to promote the formation of a hydrogen supply chain and global partnerships in the hydrogen sector.
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Fujitsu Accelerates Digital Transformation at Mizuho Bank Branches with Innovative Tablet Solution
Oct 14, 2020 12:58 JST
The companies offer tablet devices as subscription services and the total service of operation and multi-vendor hardware maintenance support.
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Fujitsu and PeptiDream Achieve Milestone in Joint Research for Peptide Drug Candidates with High-Speed, High-Precision Exploration Technology
Oct 13, 2020 17:04 JST
Fujitsu Limited and PeptiDream Inc. today announced that the two companies have succeeded in identifying, based on in-silico exploration, stable conformations of a cyclic peptide drug candidate within a 12-hour period.
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Fujitsu Commences Joint Research with World-Leading Institutions for Innovations in Quantum Computing
Oct 13, 2020 16:41 JST
Fujitsu aims to provide even greater value to customers and contribute to a sustainable society going forward.
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Hitachi ABB Power Grids and Tensio TN AS to deliver Norway's First Fully Digital, Eco-efficient Substation
Oct 13, 2020 16:25 JST
Hitachi ABB Power Grids is collaborating with the Norwegian power grid operator Tensio TN AS on the delivery of a new, eco-efficient, digital, 145 kV substation at Suttero.
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