Ajinomoto to buy back up to 30 bln yen worth of own shares

TOKYO Fri Feb 14, 2014 12:13am EST

TOKYO Feb 14 (Reuters) - Japan's seasoning maker Ajinomoto Co Inc said on Friday that it would buy back up to 30 billion yen ($293.6 million), or 4.91 percent, of its outstanding shares. ($1 = 102.1650 Japanese yen) (Reporting by Dominic Lau; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)