* Says it confirmed that it will issue 140,400 shares and
paid-in price of 4,245.4 yen per share (596.1 million yen in
total), through private placement to Daiwa Securities Co.Ltd.
* Says it will issue 165,000 shares via private placement,
subscription date on Oct. 24 and payment date on Oct. 25
* Says it plans to establish a pure holding company Genky
DrugStores on Dec. 21 and become the wholly owned unit of the
pure holding company