Toyota Plans to Issue ‘Woven Planet Bonds’

Toyota City, Japan, Mar 2, 2021 - (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announced today that it plans to issue "Woven Planet Bonds" to raise funds for projects that contribute to the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The maximum issuance amount is planned to be a combined...

Chubu Miraiz and MC to Launch New Assisted-Living JV

TOKYO, Feb 24, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Chubu Electric Power Miraiz Co., Inc. (Chubu Miraiz) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) are pleased to announce their decision today to establish a new joint-venture company that will specialize in providing assisted-living services across Japan. Named Chubu Electric Power Miraiz Connect Co., Inc.,...

Toyota Breaks Ground for ‘Woven City’

Toyota City, Japan, Feb 23, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Woven Planet Holdings, Inc. (Woven Planet), the Toyota Group company responsible for a wide range of mobility development projects, anchored in software, held a groundbreaking ceremony (Jichinsai) for the construction of Woven City at 11:00...

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. Announces New President & CEO

TOKYO, Feb 19, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced that at a meeting of the company's Board of Directors held today, Toshihiro Mibe, currently the company's Senior Managing Director, was named the next President and Representative Director, effective April 1, 2021. Mibe will succeed Takahiro Hachigo,...

Fujitsu Develops AI Technology to Automatically Differentiate Between Work Tasks in Video Data for Employee Training and Quality Control Purposes

TOKYO, Feb 18, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has announced the development of a technology that automatically detects different work elements--for instance, "removing a part," "tightening a screw," or "installing a cover" - from video data consisting of a series of tasks from manufacturing lines and other...

SDK Announces 2020 Consolidated Financial Results

TOKYO, Feb 17, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Showa Denko (SDK; TSE:4004) today announced its 2020 Consolidated Financial Results.- 2020 Consolidated Financial Statements and summaryhttps://www.sdk.co.jp/assets/files/english/ir/library/fss2020-4q.pdfAbout Showa Denko K.K.Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE: 4004, ADR: SHWDY) is a major manufacturer of chemical products serving heavy industry to computers and electronics. Our...