TOKYO Nominees to Toshiba Corp's board backed by activist fund Effissimo Capital Management said they plan to talk with investors in a push to convince them that additional directors will help the industrial conglomerate fix compliance issues.
TOKYO Hitachi Ltd is moving to scrap a remnant of one of Japan Inc's most famous practices: seniority-based pay.
TOKYO Japan Display Inc aims to bring some automotive panel production back to Japan after the novel coronavirus outbreak disrupted its supply chain in China, a company executive said on Friday.
TOKYO, June 29 Sony Corp's image sensor
business aims to replicate PlayStation's success to address its
reliance on a handful of manufacturers in the fickle smartphone
market: It plans to sell software by subscription for
data-analysing sensors in situ.
TOKYO More Japanese companies are interested in holding annual general meetings online due to the coronavirus outbreak, presenting an opportunity for banks that help organise them, the head of Mizuho Financial Group Inc's trust banking arm said.
TOKYO Toshiba Corp does not feel threatened by Hoya Corp's counter offer for Toshiba chip equipment unit NuFlare, saying that even if its own bid fails it does not expect Hoya to succeed.
* Hoya's has bid 12,900 yen per share vs 11,900 yen from
Tokyo SoftBank's Z Holdings Corp is in talks to merge with messaging app operator Line Corp , two sources said on Wednesday, the investment company's latest bet on a struggling tech firm.