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Bridgestone Corp (5108.T)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Bridgestone buys back 2 mln shares for 10.56 bln yen
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Bridgestone Corp <5108.T>:Says it repurchased 2 million shares of its common stock for 10.56 billion yen in total from Oct. 1 to Oct. 31.Says this was part of the share repurchase plan announced on Feb. 17.Says it accumulatively repurchased 27.4 million shares for 128.95 billion yen in total as of Oct. 31.  Full Article

R&I affirms Bridgestone's rating at "AA" and announces stable outlook – R&I
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 

Bridgestone Corp <5108.T>: Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA" – R&I .Rating outlook stable– R&I.  Full Article

Bridgestone Americas announces divestiture of its Venezuela operations to The Corimon Group
Monday, 23 May 2016 

Bridgestone Americas Inc: Divestiture will have no financial impact on company . Bridgestone firestone Venezolana C.A. will now become Alice Neumáticos De Venezuela, a company managed by Corimon Group .Bridgestone Americas announces divestiture of its Venezuela operations to The Corimon Group.  Full Article

BRIDGESTONE to issue year-end dividend for FY 2015
Wednesday, 17 Feb 2016 

BRIDGESTONE CORP:To issue a year-end dividend of 70 yen per share to all the shareholders of record as of Dec. 31, for FY ended Dec. 2015.Payment date March 25.Says latest dividend forecast was 60 yen per share.  Full Article

BRIDGESTONE unit updates share acquisition price of Pep Boys
Friday, 25 Dec 2015 

BRIDGESTONE CORP:Says Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC, a wholly owned sub-subsidiary of BRIDGESTONE to acquire Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack in an all-cash transaction for $17 per share raised from $15.50 per share, for $947 million.  Full Article

BRIDGESTONE subsidiary updates acquisition of Pep Boys - Manny, Moe & Jack
Monday, 14 Dec 2015 

BRIDGESTONE CORP:Says Pep Boys and Bridgestone Retail Operations LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of BRIDGESTONE to acquire Pep Boys in an all-cash transaction for $15.50 per share raised from $15.00 per share, for $863 mln instead of $835 mln.Plan disclosed on Oct. 26.  Full Article

Nikkei drops amid tech share weakness, Toshiba hit

TOKYO, Nov 10 Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Friday, with tech shares hurt after a drop by their U.S. counterparts, while Toshiba Corp stumbled on dilution fears after reports it will issue new shares to raise funds.