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Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today issued the "Honda SUSTAINABILITY REPORT 2017" (Sustainability Report) summarizing Honda's approach to sustainability as well as initiatives Honda has undertaken based on key challenges identified in non-financial areas.
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...
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 gra...
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 cases of abn...
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,...
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has submitted an application for an additional indication of its in-house discovered and developed anticancer agent Lenvima (generic name: lenvatinib mesylate) for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in Japan, the first in the world. ...
Eisai Co., Ltd. has announced that it has received a recommendation from an independent Data Monitoring Committee to continue the ongoing Cardiovascular Outcomes Trial (CAMELLIA-TIMI61 Study) of lorcaserin hydrochloride (U.S. brand name: BELVIQ, "lorcaserin") after the completion of a ...
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 ordi...
Trillium Inc, a leading provider of IoT automotive cyber security solutions, today announced it has been named as one of Gartner's "Cool Vendors in Security for Technology and Service Providers, 2017", a report by Ruggero Contu, Lawrence Pingree, Deborah Kish and Dale Gardner of Gartne...
Asia Pacific specialist CRO Novotech announced today it has expanded its business offering to include central lab services through a preferred partnership agreement with Sonic Clinical Trials, an affiliate of international healthcare company, Sonic Healthcare.
Contact of the release dated June 21, 2017 has been updated.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation signed an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract with Societe Tunisienne de l'Electricite et du Gaz (STEG) for a gas-fired combined cycle power plant with a generation capacity of 450 MW in Rades, in Ben ...
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced its participation in INTERPOL World 2017, Singapore, from July 4 - 7, 2017(1).
Garuda Indonesia, the national flag carrier of Indonesia, has been awarded 'World's Best Cabin Crew 2017' by the Skytrax World Airline Awards, held at the Paris Air Show, Le Bourget, France. This marks the fourth consecutive year that Garuda has been recognized as world's best, the awa...
To celebrate its creative partnership with Luc Besson's upcoming sci-fi epic, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, luxury automotive brand Lexus, has today unveiled a sneak peek behind-the-scenes of the SKYJET collaboration, as well as the brand's design and technology philosop...
On June 19, the K computer took first place for the second consecutive time in the HPCG benchmark, a new index developed to create a more realistic view of supercomputer performance compared to the commonly used LINPACK benchmark. This success, which surpasses the second place achieved...
The HKTDC Export Index, for the second quarter of 2017 (2Q17), has climbed to a 16-quarter high of 50.1 and up from the 47.1 recorded in the first quarter of the year, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) announced today. The results are the first since the second quarter of...
TEPCO is holding its first "Electricity Load Forecasting Technology Contest" to identify new methods for forecasting electricity load within the service area of TEPCO Power Grid, Incorporated ("TEPCO PG"). Contest participants are to compete in accurately forecasting electricity load v...
The success of GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) 2015 and 2016 as an international-standard automotive exhibition has been greeted with enthusiasm from industry players and automotive lovers in Indonesia. Entering the 25th year of the automotive exhibition run by GAIKI...
KBank and JCB International (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., have introduced the "KBank JCB Credit Card" to accommodate Japanese culture and lifestyles. A wide range of attractive privileges are offered, with first-year targets of 100,000 cards and spen...
Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Taiwan Limited today announced that they will build a new supercomputer system for Taiwan's National Center for High-performance Computing, National Applied Research Laboratories (NCHC) that will have the highest performance in the country at the time it com...
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the global commercialization of industry-specific Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) templates to enable a quick, low-cost and high-quality introduction of the Obbligato III PLM solution, which consolidates the management of product technolog...
The Indonesian National Agency of Search and Relief (NASR, formerly BASARNAS) announced today that its emergency number, 115, is already operational for immediate search and rescue assistance in 24/7. This emergency assistance is open both for the Indonesian citizens and foreigners in ...
Suprema, Inc., a leading, global provider of biometrics and security solutions, has announced the unveiling of BioEntry P2, a fingerprint device offering highest matching performance, slim design and multi-RFID reader in a package providing comprehensive access control features.
The success of GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS) 2015 and 2016 as an international-standard automotive exhibition have been greeted with enthusiasm from industry players and automotive lovers in Indonesia. Entering the 25th year of the automotive exhibition run by GAIK...
A new study by regional pay-TV industry group CASBAA shows that overall access to multi-channel video services of all kinds in Taiwan is being bolstered by a mobile video market now accounting for 92% of all individuals.
Toyota GAZOO Racing endured a painful Le Mans 24 Hours in which two of its TS050 Hybrids did not reach the chequered flag while the remaining car finished ninth.
Lions Health, the prestigious event dedicated to creative healthcare and pharma communications, has announced the pneumonia awareness campaign "Not available in your country" as the winner of the 2017 Young Lions Health Award. The winning campaign was created by Giulia Marchi, Art Dire...
JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB, is pleased to announce that CardPay, a global player and a European leader in e-commerce and transactional services, has signed a direct License Agreement to acquire JCB's e-commerce card transactions a...
Toyota Motor Corporation and the Global Institute for Motor Sport Safety (Global Institute)(1) have launched a four-year research project using Toyota's Total Human Model for Safety (THUMS) with the aim of enhancing safety in motorsports.
LINE Corporation and Toyota Motor Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore the business opportunities in utilizing LINE's cloud AI platform Clova and the SmartDeviceLink (SDL), a technology standard that connects automobiles with smartphone and tablet apps...
When Lexus debuted the CT 200h at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show, it introduced the compact hybrid hatchback to the luxury automobile segment. The CT 200h remains the brand's exclusively hybrid model, with more than 300,000 units sold from Dec, 2010 to May, 2017. Sales have remaining stron...
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Environmental & Chemical Engineering Co., Ltd. (MHIEC) has received an order to build a municipal solid waste incineration plant in Shanghai, China. Once completed, the waste to energy plant will have the largest waste treatment capacity in the world of ...
Fujitsu today announced that it has received an order from the Research Institute for Information Technology at Kyushu University for a new supercomputer system, which will steadily ramp up operations starting in October 2017. This system will consist of over 2,000 servers, including t...
NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that the Czech Hydrometeorological Institute (CHMI) in the Czech Republic selected NEC Deutschland GmbH to provide the next generation supercomputer system utilizing NEC's scale-out LX series compute servers for their weather forecasts.
The Board of Directors of Singapore eDevelopment Ltd ("SeD" or "the Group") wishes to announce that its Global Systematic Multi-Strategy Fund ("GSMS Fund") managed by Hengfai Asset Management Pte Ltd ("HFAM"), a wholly owned subsidiary of SeD's investment-arm SeD Capital Pte Ltd, achie...
The third and final shortlist of The WARC Awards, a new global competition honouring the effective use of emerging marketing disciplines, is now released.
Hitachi Zosen Corporation, Development Bank of Japan, DENSO Corporation, Japan Radio Co., Ltd., and Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd. today announced that they established a new company named Global Positioning Augmentation Service Corporation (GPAS) on June 15 in the form of a joint in...
The bunkering vessel ENGIE Zeebrugge performed in the port of Zeebrugge, Belgium, its first deliveries of LNG (liquefied natural gas) as a marine fuel to M/V AUTO ECO and M/V AUTO ENERGY, the two new gas-propelled pure car and truck carriers (PCTCs) of UECC. The LNG bunkering operation...
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has reached a basic agreement with Oshima Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. towards the formation of an alliance in the commercial ship business. The companies will seek business synergy and target sustainable growth in order to strengthen business competit...