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Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd (4217.T)

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Hitachi Chemical to buy remaining 80.1% interest in PCT from Caladrius
Thursday, 16 Mar 2017 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd <4217.T> :Hitachi chemical signs agreement to purchase from caladrius biosciences remaining 80.1% interest in percent for $75 million.  Full Article

Hitachi Chemical to pay fine of $3.8 mln to United States Department of Justice
Monday, 20 Jun 2016 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd <4217.T>: Says the company will pay a fine of $3.8 million to the United States Department of Justice regarding its group company violated U.S. anti-trust laws in connection with capacitor .Says previous release was disclosed on April 28.  Full Article

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd to plead guilty to price fixing in auto parts probe - Reuters News
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd:Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd has agreed to plead guilty to conspiring to fix the prices of electrolytic capacitors used in a broad range of electronic products and automobiles, the Justice Department said on Wednesday. - RTRS.Hitachi Chemical will plead guilty to one felony count of fixing prices of the devices between 2002 and 2010, the department said. In January, Japan's NEC Tokin Corp settled charges that it also conspired to fix the prices of the electrolytic capacitors.The capacitors, or condensers, are used in car engines and airbags as well as a broad range of consumer electronics such as computers and televisions.Attempts to reach Hitachi Chemical for comment were not immediately successful.  Full Article

Hitachi Chemical reaches agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice regarding capacitor business
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd:On April 27 (U.S. time), the company entered into an agreement with the United States Department of Justice.Says agreeing to pay a fine based on charges that its group company violated U.S. anti-trust laws in connection with capacitor business.  Full Article

Hitachi Chemical unit to set up subsidiary in China
Thursday, 14 Apr 2016 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd:Says its unit to set up a wholly owned subsidiary in China named Hitachi Chemical Energy Technology (Shaoguan) planned in May, for industrial lead-acid battery production.Says Hitachi Chemical Energy Technology (Shaoguan) to be capitalized at $28 mln ora bout 3.36 bln yen.  Full Article

R&I affirms Hitachi Chemical's rating at "A+" and stable outlook
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2016 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirms the company's issuer rating at "A+".Rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Hitachi Chemical announces change of president and chairman
Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 

Hitachi Chemical Co Ltd:Appoints Hisashi Maruyama as president to succeed Kazuyuki Tanaka.Appoints Kazuyuki Tanaka as chairman of the board.Effective April 1.  Full Article

BRIEF- Kyowa Hakko Kirin to sell part of stake in unit Kyowa Medex

* Says it will sell a part of stake in wholly owned unit Kyowa Medex Co., Ltd., to Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd.