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New Carriages for AGT System in Hiroshima Win "GOOD DESIGN AWARD 2021"
Oct 22, 2021 18:14 JST
The new 7000-Series carriages in service on the "Astram Line," an Automated Guideway Transit (AGT) system designed and manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd.
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Universities and DENSO Develop Biosensor to Detect SARS-CoV-2 and Accelerate Development for Practical Application
Oct 21, 2021 16:41 JST
Tokai University, Toyohashi University of Technology, Chubu University, and DENSO Corporation have been developing testing equipment to detect SARS-CoV-2 with support from the Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED).
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JCB identifies Russia as a key growth market for European merchants as cardmembers continually increase online spend
Oct 21, 2021 16:00 JST
JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., has found a notable 20% increase in ecommerce spend by Russian cardmembers from 2019 to 2020.[i]
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Air Race Pilot Yoshihide Muroya and Lexus Announce Partnership for Making History and Creating the Future
Oct 21, 2021 15:48 JST
Pathfinder Co., Ltd. (Pathfinder), represented by air race pilot Yoshihide Muroya, and Lexus announced today that they have signed a team partnership agreement and jointly taken up the challenges of making history by winning the first Air Race World Championship (The Air Race).
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Hitachi Energy Announces EconiQ Transformers for Advancing a Sustainable Energy Future for All
Oct 21, 2021 13:14 JST
Hitachi Energy today announced the introduction of EconiQ transformers reinforcing its Purpose: 'Advancing a sustainable energy future for all'.
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Telenor Deploys 5G xHaul Transport Network with Cisco and NEC to Connect More People and Businesses in Norway and Denmark
Oct 21, 2021 09:33 JST
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Cisco today announced they have been selected by Telenor to deploy 5G xHaul transport networks in Norway and Denmark.
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Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Successfully Separates and Captures CO2 from Exhaust Gas in World's First Marine-based CO2 Capture System Project
Oct 20, 2021 15:55 JST
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has successfully separated and captured carbon dioxide (CO2) from the exhaust gas emitted from the engines of a ship equipped with a small-scale CO2 capture demonstration plant.
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All-New Outlander PHEV Model Wins the Good Design Award 2021 in Japan
Oct 20, 2021 15:36 JST
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced that the plug-in hybrid EV (PHEV) model of the all-new Outlander crossover SUV -- scheduled to be released in Japan in mid-December -- won the Good Design Award1 2021 run by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion.
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Woven Capital Invests in UP.Partners' New Venture Capital Fund Dedicated to Powering the Future of Mobility Through Emerging Technology
Oct 19, 2021 17:04 JST
Woven Capital, L.P., the investment arm of the Woven Planet Group, a Toyota subsidiary that is dedicated to building the safest mobility in the world, today announced that it has made an investment in UP.Partners' newly launched $230M venture capital fund.
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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering Successfully Completes Testing of New "KS-21" Solvent for CO2 Capture
Oct 19, 2021 15:37 JST
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG), a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, has concluded testing of its new proprietary solvent for capturing CO2 at the Technology Centre Mongstad (TCM) in Norway, one of the world's largest carbon capture demonstration facilities that is recognized for its state-of-the-art equipment and specialized expertise.
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Hitachi, Tohoku University and Kyoto University Become World's First to Establish Technology for Highly Efficient, High-quality Production of Actinium-225, a Material Required for Internal Radiation Therapy Called TAT
Oct 19, 2021 14:03 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), Tohoku University and Kyoto University have become the world's first (1) to establish technology for the highly efficient and high-quality production of actinium-225 (225Ac), a substance required for a form of radiation therapy known as targeted alpha therapy (TAT).
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Mitsubishi Power Receives Order of Two Gas Turbines for the Hunter Power Project in Australia
Oct 19, 2021 13:19 JST
Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has received an order from Snowy Hydro Limited, a dynamic, integrated energy business, for two M701F gas turbines and related auxiliaries equipment for the Hunter Power Project in New South Wales, southeastern region of Australia.
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Fujitsu and Aichi Cancer Center Develop AI System to Offer Patients Personalized Cancer Treatment
Oct 19, 2021 10:28 JST
Aichi Cancer Center and Fujitsu Limited today announced the development of an AI solution able to select effective medical treatment from a wide range of drugs based on patients' individual cancer types and various genomic variants.
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Toyota Charges into Electrified Future in the U.S. with 10-year, $3.4 billion Investment
Oct 18, 2021 19:22 JST
Toyota announced today that it will invest approximately $3.4 billion (380 billion yen) in automotive batteries in the United States through 2030.
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Mitsubishi Corporation Releases Roadmap to a Carbon Neutral Society
Oct 18, 2021 16:09 JST
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is pleased to announce that it has established new greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions reduction targets and energy-transformation (EX) investment guidelines.In recognition of its multi-industry interests and business activities.
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Evans and TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Seal Second in Spain
Oct 18, 2021 13:18 JST
Elfyn Evans finished second overall at the Rally de Espana to set up a final-round FIA World Rally Championship title decider with his TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team team-mate Sebastien Ogier, who finished fourth.
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Fujitsu Analyzes Japanese Election Data in Joint Project with Nikkei, Publisher of Japan's Largest Financial Newspaper
Oct 18, 2021 10:33 JST
Fujitsu Limited conducted a joint data analysis project with Nikkei Inc., leveraging data analysis tools including Foundry from Palantir Technologies in order to provide new insights into the Japanese electoral process.
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Eisai and Merck & Co., Inc. (Kenilworth, N.J.) Receive Positive EU CHMP Opinions for LENVIMA (lenvatinib) Plus KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab) in Two Different Types of Cancer
Oct 18, 2021 09:00 JST
Eisai and Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada) today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency has adopted positive opinions recommending approval of the combination of LENVIMA (marketed as Kisplyx in the European Union [EU].
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Toyota: Production Plans in November 2021, as of October 15
Oct 15, 2021 15:37 JST
At Toyota, we have made repeated adjustments to our production plans since August due to a shortage of parts resulting from the spread of COVID-19, causing various inconveniences to all parties concerned.
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