Boosting Growth Investment to Power Mobility Company Transformation Toyota-DENSO Capital Ties Revised

Toyota City, Japan, Nov 30, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) has decided to sell a portion of its shareholdings in DENSO CORPORATION (DENSO). Toyota has been restructuring its groupwide business with a “home & away” perspective since 2016. This is part of its transformation into a mobility company, stimulating […]

Olympus’s Net-Zero Targets Approved by SBTi

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Olympus Corporation (Olympus), a global MedTech company committed to making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, today announced that the Science Based Targets initiative(SBTi)[1] has verified Olympus’s net-zero[2] science-based target by 2040. The net-zero target, which was included in the Company Strategy announced in May […]

Fujitsu and Macquarie University establish new research lab to accelerate development of human sensing and generative AI technologies

TOKYO, Nov 30, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Fujitsu Limited and Macquarie University today announced the establishment of the Fujitsu Macquarie AI Research Lab at Macquarie University, as part of the Fujitsu Small Research Lab (1) program. It aims to strengthen an ongoing collaboration in the research and development of promising applications of […]

NEC X and Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) Forge Strategic Partnership to Advance East Coast-based Startups

PALO ALTO, Calif. and NEW YORK, Nov 29, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – NEC X, Inc., the pioneering venture studio backed by NEC Corporation’s world-class technological innovation and expertise, and Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator (ERA) today announced the establishment of a strategic partnership to strengthen support for entrepreneurs, which includes NEC’s investment in ERA […]

Toyota: Sales, Production, and Export Results for October 2023

Toyota City, Japan, Nov 29, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces its sales, production, and export results for October 2023 as well as the cumulative total from January to October 2023, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd. Highlights:– Global sales were up year-on-year […]

Toyota Re-introduces the Land Cruiser “70” in Japan

Toyota City, Japan, Nov 29, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced that it has re-introduced the Land Cruiser “70” in Japan today, November 29. AX Highlights: – Since its launch in 1951, the Land Cruiser has been developed with the idea of supporting the lives and livelihoods of people in […]

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening and Handover Ceremony in Shimonoseki for Demonstration Test Ship for Liquefied CO2 Transport

TOKYO, Nov 28, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group company based in Yokohama, today held a christening and handover ceremony for a demonstration test ship to transport liquefied carbon dioxide (LCO2). The ship will be used for the “CCUS R&D and Demonstration Related Project […]

MHI Succeeded Combustion Test of Ammonia Single-Fuel Burners

TOKYO, Nov 28, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has successfully completed a combustion test of an ammonia single-fuel burner as part of its development of ammonia utilization technology for thermal power generation boilers. The testing was conducted using combustion test equipment at the Nagasaki District Research & Innovation […]

JCB partners with FrenchSys to boost card acceptance across France

Tokyo, London, Paris, Nov 28, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd. (JCB), announced its partnership with FrenchSys, a subsidiary of CB-Investissements (CBI), to facilitate a greater JCB certification process for payment terminals across France. This alliance helps banks, terminal manufacturers, and merchant […]

Toyota Launches IMV 0 in Thailand Providing Mobility to Make People’s Lives Better through Customizability

Toyota City, Japan, Nov 27, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Toyota Motor Thailand Co., Ltd. (TMT), Toyota’s vehicle sales and production company in Thailand, held a launch event in Bangkok on November 27 for the new IMV series(1) model IMV 0(2)―which was introduced at the JAPAN MOBILITY SHOW […]

MHI and Orica Announce Collaboration to Explore Emissions Reduction Opportunities

TOKYO, Nov 27, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. (MHI) and Orica have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore potential opportunities for collaboration on emission reduction initiatives, aligned with MHI and Orica’s shared decarbonisation ambitions. The collaboration will leverage MHI’s reputation for manufacturing excellence and innovation, as well as […]

Hitachi Energy unveils new emission-free alternative to diesel- powered generators

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Nov 22, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Hitachi Energy, a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all, unveiled today theHyFlex™ demonstration unit, its Hydrogen Power Generator in Gothenburg, Sweden. During an event held with Hitachi Energy’s technology partner, PowerCell Group, around 100 senior representatives from companies […]

Eisai to Present Latest Data on Perampanel at The 77th American Epilepsy Society (AES) Annual Meeting

TOKYO, Nov 22, 2023 – (JCN Newswire via – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the company will have a total of nine poster presentations, including the latest data on its in-house discovered and developed anti-epileptic agent (AED) perampanel (product name: Fycompa) at the 77th American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting (AES 2023), to be […]