Hitachi Ltd (6501.T)
24 Oct 2016
TOKYO, Oct 5 Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a 3-1/2-week closing high on Wednesday on a weaker yen, while Hitachi Ltd jumped after a Nikkei report that it plans to sell Hitachi Koki Co and a portion of Hitachi Kokusai Electric for a total of more than 100 billion yen ($971.44 million).
* Nikkei to stay in narrow range before US jobs data - analyst
* Hitachi Ltd seeks to sell Hitachi Koki and a portion of Hitachi Kokusai electric for total of more than 100 bln Yen ($972 MLN) - Nikkei
Sept 29 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Thursday:
TOKYO, Sept 29 Hitachi Ltd, Toshiba Corp and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd aim to merge their nuclear fuel businesses, a person with direct knowledge of the talks said, amid bleak prospects for Japan's nuclear reactors to return to operation after the Fukushima disaster.
BRIEF-Hitachi needs to include deals to achieve goal of raising sales from railway unit to 1 trillion yen in early 2020s - Nikkei
* Hitachi Ltd will need to include mergers, acquisitions to achieve goal of raising sales from railway business to 1 trillion yen ($9.92 bln) in early 2020s - Nikkei
LONDON Toshiba-owned nuclear reactor manufacturer Westinghouse expects to connect its first 1,000 megawatt medium-sized nuclear reactor to the grid in China early in 2017 and sees the country building a fleet of them in coming years.
* Expects UK licence for AP1000 reactor in Q1 2017 (Adds detail on U.S. plant start-ups in paragraphs 11 and 12)
PARIS The new legal framework for future foreign investment in British nuclear projects will have no impact on the Horizon project, its chief executive said.
PARIS, Sept 15 The new legal framework for future foreign investment in British nuclear projects will have no impact on the Horizon project, its chief executive said.