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Nikon Corp (7731.T)

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Nikon's sales likely dipped 1 pct to around 340 bln yen ‍for April-September half - Nikkei​
Wednesday, 18 Oct 2017 01:12pm EDT 

Oct 18 (Reuters) - Nikkei::Nikon's operating profit for the April-September half apparently shrank about 30% on the year‍​ - Nikkei.Nikon corp's sales likely dipped 1% to around 340 billion yen ‍for April-September half - Nikkei​.  Full Article

Athersys and Nikon Cell Innovation to collaborate on MultiStem manufacturing in Japan
Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017 06:00am EDT 

Oct 11 (Reuters) - Athersys Inc ::Athersys and Nikon Cell Innovation to collaborate on multistem commercial manufacturing in Japan.Athersys - entered manufacturing services agreement with Nikon Cell for commercial production of its stem cell therapy in Japan for ischemic stroke.Athersys - technology transfer of stem cell production methods in preparation for potential commercialization in Japan after treasure clinical study.  Full Article

R&I affirms Nikon's rating at "A" and says stable outlook-R&I
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 01:49am EDT 

May 31 (Reuters) - Nikon Corp <7731.T>:* Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A"-R&I.* Rating outlook stable-R&I.  Full Article

Nikon announces resignation of chairman
Friday, 19 May 2017 02:29am EDT 

May 19 (Reuters) - Nikon Corp <7731.T>: :* Says Makoto Kimura will resign from the position of Chairman of the Board in the company .* Effective date June 29 .  Full Article

ASML files patent infringement lawsuits against Nikon
Friday, 28 Apr 2017 04:45am EDT 

April 28 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV ::Files patent infringement lawsuits against Nikon <<<7731.T>>>.ASML has today filed suits in Japan, both on its own and jointly with its strategic partner Zeiss <<>>.Additional suits will be brought in the United States.  Full Article

ASML denies infringing Nikon patents
Monday, 24 Apr 2017 03:42am EDT 

April 24 (Reuters) - ASML Holding NV :ASML: denies infringing Nikon patents, will "vigorously defend" against Japanese company's claims..  Full Article

Nikon announces application of IFRS
Friday, 3 Mar 2017 01:15am EST 

Nikon Corp <7731.T> : Says it plans to apply International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) as the new accounting method, to replace the current Japan-Generally Accepted Accounting Principles .Says IFRS effective from the annual report for fiscal year ending March 2017.  Full Article

Healios KK announces business and capital alliance with Nikon
Wednesday, 22 Feb 2017 03:24am EST 

Healios KK <4593.T>: Says the co formed business and capital alliance with Nikon Corp <7731.T> . Says the two entities will cooperate in the field of regenerative medicine business .Says the co will issue 1.03 million shares to Nikon for 1.99 billion yen.  Full Article

NIKON announces result of early-retirement program
Monday, 13 Feb 2017 01:15am EST 

NIKON CORP <7731.T> : Says 1,143 employees took up the offer of the early-retirement program announced on Dec. 12, 2016 . Effective date of retirement is March 31 . A premium will be added to the normal retirement allowance of eligible applicants .Says eligible applicants will also have the option to receive job-placement assistance.  Full Article

Nikon Corp plans to eliminate about 1,000 jobs in Japan - Nikkei
Monday, 7 Nov 2016 12:16pm EST 

Nikkei: Nikon Corp plans to eliminate about 1,000 jobs in Japan, or 10% of its domestic workforce - Nikkei . Nikon is seen missing its forecast of a 64% jump in net profit to 30 billion yen ($287 million) for the fiscal year ending in March - Nikkei . Nikon's severance payments, restructuring costs related to the job cuts expected to total hundreds of millions of dollars over 2 to 3 years - Nikkei .Nikon's plans to eliminate about 1,000 jobs to occur over next 2-3 years to affect Co's semiconductor equipment business, digital camera operations - Nikkei.  Full Article

BRIEF-Nikon's sales likely dipped 1 pct to around 340 bln yen ‍for April-September half - Nikkei​

* Nikon's operating profit for the April-September half apparently shrank about 30% on the year‍​ - Nikkei