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Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Japan Tobacco has contingency plans around Palmer & Harvey
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>::JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL SAYS HAS "WORKED CONTINUOUSLY" TO FACILITATE A CONSTRUCTIVE SOLUTION TO PALMER & HARVEY'S CHALLENGES INCLUDING EXTENDING SIGNIFICANT FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL SUPPORT.JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL SAYS EFFORTS TO SUPPORT P&H WERE NOT SUCCESSFUL BUT HAS A CONTINGENCY PLAN IN PLACE AND EXPECTS NO SIGNIFICANT INTERRUPTION IN SUPPLY.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco says change of president
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Says it names Masamichi Terabatake as new president to replace Mitsuomi Koizumi.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 bln to 92 billion cigarettes
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>::cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 billion cigarettes to 92 billion.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco acquires PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Says it fully acquired Indonesia-based Kretek tobacco firm PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara on Oct. 31.Previous news was disclosed on Aug. 4.  Full Article

Menlo Therapeutics signs license agreement with Japan Tobacco, Torii Pharma for NK-1 receptor antagonist
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 

Menlo Therapeutics Inc : Menlo Therapeutics signs exclusive license agreement with Japan Tobacco and Torii Pharmaceuticals for development and commercialization of NK-1 receptor antagonist in Japan . Entered into license agreement with Japan Tobacco Inc. and Torii Pharmaceutical for development,commercialization of serlopitant in Japan .JT,Torii to pay co upfront licensing fees,payments upon achievement of certain milestones, royalties based on future sales in Japan.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco gets 40 pct stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C for $510 mln
Monday, 18 Jul 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>: Says it got 40 percent stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C from Ethiopian government for $510 million .Says National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C is engaged in production and sales of the tobacco brand "Nyala".  Full Article

R&I affirms Japan Tobacco Inc's rating at "AA" and announces stable outlook
Friday, 20 May 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T> : Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA" .Says rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco intends to appeal UK's "plain packaging" ruling
Thursday, 19 May 2016 

Japan Tobacco International <2914.T>: Intends to appeal against decision of High Court in London to reject its legal challenge to UK legislation introducing plain packaging for tobacco products Further company coverage: [2914.T] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136).  Full Article

Japan Tobacco to issue dollar-denominated corporate bonds
Friday, 8 Apr 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc:To issue dollar-denominated corporate bonds worth $750 million, on April 13.The bonds are each with issue price at $99.976 per face value of $100, maturity date April 13, 2021 and coupon rate 2.00 pct per annum.To issue dollar-denominated corporate bonds worth $500 million, on April 13.The bonds are each with issue price at $99.879 per face value of $100, maturity date April 13, 2026 and coupon rate 2.80 pct per annum.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco issues consolidated full-year outlook and dividend forecast for FY 2016
Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc:Says it issued the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue at 2,200,000 million yen for the FY ending Dec. 2016.Operating profit of 566,000 million yen.Says earning per share outlook at 222.82 yen.Issued mid-year dividend forecast of 64 yen per share and year-end dividend forecast of 64 yen per share for FY ending Dec. 2016.  Full Article

BRIEF-Japan Tobacco says uncollectible or delayed receivables of up to 148 mln pounds

* Says concern of uncollectible or delayed receivables of up to 148 million pounds(about 22.1 billion yen) from the United Kingdom-based Palmer & Harvey(Holdings)Plc, which is engaged in wholesale business