Mitsubishi Materials Corp (5711.T)
15 Dec 2017
* 89 pct of firms worry quality scandals will hurt Japan's image
(This Nov. 24 story corrects company name and Reuters instrument code to Subaru Corp in third paragraph.) | Video
(This version of the story corrects company name and Reuters instrument code to Subaru Corp in third paragraph in story published on Nov. 24) | Video
CORRECTED-UPDATE 4-Mitsubishi Materials says over 200 customers could be affected by data falsification
* Mitsubishi Materials briefs on units falsifying product data
* Says it plans to transfer a part of real estate business to its consolidated subsidiary Mitsubishi Materials Real Estate Corporation, for 1.08 billion yen, effective Feb. 1, 2018
TOKYO Mitsubishi Materials Corp President Akira Takeuchi will hold a news conference at 3:30 p.m. (0630 GMT) in Tokyo to brief on data falsification found at its subsidiaries, the company said on Friday.
TOKYO, Nov 24 Japan's Nikkei share average fell on Friday morning after exporters such as automakers were sold, while Mitsubishi Materials dived after it said its subsidiaries falsified data.
TOKYO, Nov 24 Mitsubishi Materials Corp President Akira Takeuchi will hold a news conference at 3:30 p.m. (0630 GMT) in Tokyo to brief on data falsification found at its subsidiaries, the company said on Friday.
TOKYO Shares of Mitsubishi Materials Corp fell as much as 11 percent on Friday after the company said its subsidiaries had falsified product data, the latest in a series of quality assurance scandals involving Japanese manufacturers.
* Products data was manipulated, company says (Recasts with company statement)