East Japan Railway Co (9020.T)
17 Nov 2017
Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)
: Google will partner with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group to launch its digital wallet platform inside Japan as soon as autumn - Nikkei . In Japan, Android Pay initially will incorporate debit cards issued by Bank Of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ - Nikkei . In Japan, Android Pay also will use credit cards issued by Mitsubishi UFJ Nicos by year's end at the soonest - Nikkei . Google's partnership with MUFG is not exclusive, and Google seeks to strike similar android pay deals with other Japanese financial institutions - Nikkei .Google negotiating with East Japan Railway, NTT Docomo, Rakuten, JCB and other Japanese digital money providers to make their reader systems compatible with Android Pay - Nikkei. Full Article
East Japan Railway Co <9020.T> : Says it plans to retire 3.1 million shares (0.79 pct of outstanding) of its common stock on July 26 .Says the total shares outstanding 389.4 million shares after the retirement. Full Article
East Japan Railway Co <9020.T> : Says it plans to take over point service in Sendai from its Miyagi-based 96.56 percent owned unit which is engaged in construction, managemet and operation of station buildings .Says effective date is Feb. 15, 2017. Full Article
East Japan Railway Co:Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirms the company's issuer rating at "AA+".Rating outlook stable. Full Article
Nov 6 Kobe Steel Ltd's tampering with specifications has led to a scramble among the 525 customers currently affected to check the safety of their cars, planes, trains and other products.