JCB International sponsors Visit Greenwich Destination Leaflet in the UK

TOKYO -- JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., today announced that it became the main sponsor of the...

Shares of Astellas Pharma Inc (TYO:4503) Trade Higher In Tokyo on Immunomic Therapeutics Partnership

TOKYO, JAPAN - Shares of Astellas Pharma Inc (TYO:4503) were trading higher in the morning session at the Tokyo Stock Exchange on the back...

Company Shares of Nippon Light Metal (TOKYO:5703) Up 3.33 Percent

TOKYO, JAPAN - Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co Ltd (TOKYO:5703)'s stocks rose 3.33 percent in today's trading session to end the day at 186.0....

Japanese Companies to Raise Capital Spending by 13.9 Percent

TOKYO - Major companies in Japan are planning to raise their domestic capital spending in fiscal 2015 ending next March by 13.9 percent, a...

Japan Food Holdings Posts 28.8 Percent Profit Rise

Japan Food Holdings, an operator of Japanese restaurants in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, has reported a 28.8 percent rise in Q1 FY2016 net profit...

Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox CEO Reportedly Arrested in Japan

Japanese media reported that Mark Karpeles, the chief executive officer of Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange, was arrested by authorities in Japan on Saturday. Details of...

Japanese Investors Plan Business Expansion, Investments in the Philippines

TOKYO, JAPAN – Several Japanese firms, most of them engaged in manufacturing, have expressed desires to invest or expand their businesses in the Philippines,...

Bank of Japan Holds Off Expanding Monetary Stimulus

TOKYO – Japan’s central bank the Bank of Japan (BOJ), has decided to hold off on expanding monetary stimulus during a board meeting in...

Baidu Shuts Down Search Unit in Japan

TOKYO, JAPAN - Chinese search engine Baidu has announced that it has officially shut down its search engine operation in Japan as part of...