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NGK Spark Plug Co Ltd (5334.T)

5334.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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19 Jan 2018
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NGK Spark Plug to pay fine ordered by Canadian court for violation of Canadian Competition Act
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - NGK Spark Plug Co Ltd <5334.T>:Says it was ordered to pay a fine of C$550,000, by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, for a violation of the Canadian Competition Act in connection with past sales of spark plugs to a certain customer.  Full Article

NGK Spark Plug buys back 1.2 mln shares for 2.2 bln yen in September
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016 

NGK Spark Plug Co Ltd <5334.T>: Says it repurchased 1.2 million shares for 2.20 billion yen in total in September . Says this was part of the share repurchase plan announced on July 29 .Says it accumulatively repurchased 4.0 million shares for 7.34 billion yen in total as of Sep. 30.  Full Article

NGK Spark Plug to transfer ceramic IC package business to unit
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 

NGK Spark Plug <5334.T>:Says it will transfer its ceramic IC package business to its Komaki-based wholly owned subsidiary on Oct. 1.  Full Article

NGK Spark Plug to repurchase 7 mln shares
Friday, 29 Jul 2016 

NGK Spark Plug <5334.T>: Says it will repurchase up to 7 million shares, representing a 3.2 percent stake . Says share repurchase up to 10 billion yen in total .Says repurchase period from Aug. 1 to Oct. 31.  Full Article

NGK SPARK PLUG says structural reform of ceramic IC package business
Monday, 9 May 2016 

NGK SPARK PLUG CO LTD <5334.T>: Says it had decided a basic policy about the structural reform of its ceramic IC package business at the Board of Directors Meeting held on May 9 . Says establishment of the new subsidiaries including new subsidiary for the Ceramic IC package business named "NTK CERAMIC CO., LTD." (New N-CERA) and new subsidiary for the Sensor business named "CS Nakatsugawa CO., LTD" (CS Nakatsugawa), planned on July 1 . Says the Ceramic IC package business will be succeeded from the Company and current NTK CERAMIC CO., LTD. (Current N-CERA) to New N-CERA, through absorption-type company split by Oct. 1 (planned) . Says the sensor business in Current N-CERA will be succeeded to CS Nakatsugawa through absorption-type company split by Oct. 1 (Planned) .Says absorbing Current N-CERA into the Company by Jan. 1, 2017 (Planned).  Full Article

NGK Spark Plug announces business and capital alliance with Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing; to acquire stake in Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing from Itochu
Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016 

NGK Spark Plug Co Ltd:Formed a business and capital alliance with Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing on April 20.NGK Spark Plug and Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing to cooperate on sale, development and production of medical apparatus and instruments of NGK Spark Plug and Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing in Japan.To acquire 30 pct stake (7,942,764 shares) in Japan Medical Dynamic Marketing from Itochu at 780 yen per share with amount of 6,195,356,000 yen on May 16.  Full Article

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Bracing for EV shift, NGK Spark Plug ignites all solid-state battery quest

NAGOYA, Japan Facing the eventual demise of gasoline engines, the world's biggest maker of spark plugs is turning its focus to a component it believes will be just as vital in the coming era of electric vehicles - next-generation all solid state batteries.