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Manila, Philippines and Tokyo, Japan, June 26, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., announced the launch of the J/Speedy JCB card in the Philippines with BDO Unibank, Inc. (BDO), the largest bank in the Philippines in terms of consolidated resources, customer loans, deposits, assets under management and capital, as well as branch and ATM network nationwide. Card issuance has started this month, for the first J/Speedy JCB card to be launched in the ASEAN region. J/Speedy, JCB's EMVCo compliant contactless scheme, provides a convenient and easy payment solution to valued customers of BDO. JCB brand cards are currently issued in 23 countries and territories with over 100 million cardmembers around the globe. BDO has cooperated with JCB for JCB card acceptance at BDO merchants from 1998 and... (more)

Fujitsu Develops AI-Based Technology to Retrieve Similar Disease Cases in CT Inspections

This technology was verified to be highly accurate in retrieving similar cases in an evaluation by Hiroshima University Figure 1: Existing retrievals for similar cases Figure 2: How a doctor analyzes images Figure 3: Newly developed technology to retrieve similar cases KAWASAKI, Japan, June 26, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced development of a technology to retrieve similar disease cases from a computed tomography (CT) database of previously taken images. The technology, jointly developed with Fujitsu R&D Center Co., Ltd., works by retrieving similar ... (more)

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Accelerates onto Super-fast Polish Stages

Rally Poland: Preview Car 10 (Jari-Matti Latvala, Miikka Anttila) The statistics (Rally Poland): TOKYO, June 26, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will take on some of the fastest roads in the FIA World Rally Championship on Rally Poland from June 29 to July 2, when it will look to continue its strong momentum last time out in Sardinia. Now the team faces a brand-new challenge on rapid gravel stages that are very different from those of southern Europe, but with the possibility of more very hot weather. http://www.acnnewswire.com/topimg/Low_ToyotaGAZOO6... (more)

DOCOMO to Launch Prepaid SIM Service for Foreign Visitors to Japan

Advertising to allow users to access the DOCOMO network for free TOKYO, June 26, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - NTT DOCOMO, INC., will launch a new prepaid SIM service called 'Japan Welcome SIM' that will allow foreign travelers to access the Internet through the DOCOMO network during their stay in Japan, starting July 1st, 2017. Travelers can apply for the service online via a dedicated website prior to leaving their home country and retrieve the SIM card from a location such as Narita, Haneda or Kansai International airport upon arrival in Japan. The SIM card, available in regular, micr... (more)

BlackGold Natural Resources to Raise Further S$8.2 Million through Share Placement

- Issue of 66,703,000 million shares at S$0.123 per share - Gross proceeds of S$8.2 million for the Group's business investment purposes and to further strengthen its working capital position SINGAPORE, June 23, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - BlackGold Natural Resources Limited ("BlackGold" or the "Company" and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group") is pleased to announce that the Group has entered into a share placement agreement (the "Placement") pursuant to which the Group intends to issue up to 66,703,000 new ordinary shares in the capital of the Company (the "Placement Shares")... (more)