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ESR and UOB Enter into JPY20 Billion Loan Facility Agreement to Acquire Prime Tokyo...

(ACN Newswire) - United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and ESR announced today that UOB Tokyo Branch and ESR Sachiura TMKs have signed a non-recourse JPY20 billion...

Quantum dot imaging advances

      Luminescing nanosized crystals are showing promise for peering deeply into body tissues, but first they need to be made safe. (ACN Newswire) - Investigations of 'quantum dots'...

HKSAR Chief Executive encourages Japanese companies to leverage opportunities in Guangdong-HK-Macao Greater Bay Area

    Hong Kong & Tokyo - (ACN Newswire) - The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Mrs Carrie Lam, called on Japanese businesses to seize...

Electronics at the nanoscale: challenges and opportunities for making metal nanowires

Molecular nanowires can be used for many applications, from LED lights to medical devices. Tsukuba, Japan - (ACN Newswire) - Silver, gold and copper nanowires are leading contenders...

The Future of Stretchable Electronics

Stretchable devices could have a wide range of potential uses, from wearable health monitors to elastic solar cells to artificial skin Tsukuba, Japan - (ACN Newswire) - Stretchable...

Domain .id Increasingly in Demand by Global Users

      Kobe, Japan - (ACN Newswire) - Indonesian Domain Name Registry PANDI announced earlier today that .id domain use throughout 2018 increased significantly, reaching to 281,467 domains, or...

Journey Orchestration Leader Kitewheel Expands into Asia Pacific with Superdrive Partnership

    Kitewheel and Superdrive power real-time customer journeys for first enterprise client in Japan Boston & Tokyo - (JCN Newswire) - Kitewheel, the leading provider of customer journey orchestration,...

JCB teams up with Robinsons Bank Corporation to widen JCB card acceptance in the...

TOKYO & MANILA - (ACN Newswire) - Robinsons Bank Corporation (Robinsons Bank), a fast growing bank under JG Summit Holdings, Inc., one of the biggest conglomerates in...

Siam Commercial Bank to start issuing JCB Credit Card in Thailand

      Bangkok and Tokyo - (ACN Newswire) - Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), a leader of banking business in Thailand, and JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations...

LaSalle acquires Ocean Gate Minato Mirai in Japan

LaSalle Investment Management, one of the world’s leading real estate investment managers, has acquired, on behalf of a consortium of Japanese investors, Ocean Gate...
Katerra

Softbank leads $865m funding in high-tech construction startup Katerra

Softbank Vision Fund is leading a group of investors in backing the $865-million Series D funding in high-tech construction startup Katerra, the two-year-old Silicon...

11 Japanese Firms to Collaborate on Construction of Hydrogen Stations for Fuel Cell Vehicles

JAPAN - Eleven Japanese companies have signed a memorandum of understanding on collaboration toward the large-scale construction of hydrogen stations for fuel cell vehicles...
Nippon Life

Nippon Life Inks UN Principles for Responsible Investment

Nippon Life Insurance Company, Japan's largest life insurer by revenue, today announced that it has signed the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI). The...

Improving DNA-Detecting Transistors

Tsukuba, Japan -- Researchers in India and Japan have developed an improved method for using graphene-based transistors to detect disease-causing genes. Graphene field-effect transistors (GFETs) can...
Yamaha

Yamaha to Set Up New Plant in India, Indonesia

JAPAN - Yamaha Corporation (Yamaha) is planning to establish a manufacturing subsidiary in Indonesia, PT. Yamaha Musical Products Asia (YMPA), and construct a new...
Toshiba

Toshiba Sells Medical Leasing Business to Canon for US$277 Million

Japanese electronics giant Toshiba Corp is reportedly selling its stake in a medical equipment leasing firm Toshiba Medical Finance Co to Canon Inc for...
Toshiba

Toshiba’s Stock Plunges on USD8.8bn Chip Business Sale Report

Toshiba, the Japanese multinational conglomerate, is eyeing to generate at least JPY1 trillion (USD8.8 billion) from the sale of its stake in its memory...

Trillium Inc poised to Eliminate Cyber Threat to Autonomous Cars

  TOKYO -- Tokyo-based Trillium Inc, a leading contender in the global race to close the cyber-security gap that threatens to stop self-driving cars in...
Nikko Asset Management

Nikko Asset Management Receives Three Awards from Asia Asset Management

TOKYO -- Nikko Asset Management has been recognised for excellence by Hong-Kong based Asia Asset Management. The firm won the Best of the Best Country...
Japan Radar Stations

Japan Turns Over Weather Radar Stations to the Philippines

Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide Ishikawa turned over Appari and Guian Radar Stations to the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) for the Japan-funded...