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Panasonic Corp (PCRFY.PK)

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Taiwan Sanyo Electric to pay cash dividend of T$1.05 per share for 2016
Thursday, 23 Mar 2017 05:02am EDT 

Taiwan Sanyo Electric Co Ltd <1614.TW>:Says it will pay cash dividend of T$1.05 per share for 2016.  Full Article

SolarCity reports FY 2016 net loss of $820.4 million
Wednesday, 1 Mar 2017 05:19pm EST 

SolarCity Corp: Says FY revenue was $730.3 million versus $399.6 million last year . Says FY net loss was $820.4 million . SolarCity, owned by Tesla Inc, says its total consolidated indebtedness was $3,580.4 million as of December 31, 2016 - SEC filing . Says anticipate significantly reduced expenditures related to manufacturing operations at Riverbend manufacturing facility in Buffalo, New York . Says agreed to spend or incur about $5 billion in combined capital, costs in state of New York during 10-year period following full production of Riverbend manufacturing facility . Says expect significantly reduced expenditures at Riverbend facility as a result of manufacturing relationship with Panasonic . Says as of December 31, 2016, company had approximately 12,243 total employees compared with 15,273 total employees as of December 31, 2015 . Says anticipate commencing solar module and solar roof manufacturing in the second half of 2017 with photovoltaic cells sourced from Panasonic . Says "working towards ramping production to 1 gigawatt of solar cell production by 2019" . Says identified potential modifications to manufacturing equipment, factory layout related to solar cell manufacturing line at Buffalo Plant.  Full Article

Panasonic to set up co overseeing Chinese home appliances operations - Nikkei
Monday, 27 Feb 2017 01:41pm EST 

Nikkei : Panasonic will set up in Zhejiang province a company overseeing its Chinese home appliances operations - Nikkei . Panasonic aims to raise its chinese sales of home appliances 50% from fiscal 2015 levels to 13.3 billion yuan ($1.93 billion) for fiscal 2018 - Nikkei .The company Panasonic AP China, to be launched on April 1, will be run by Liang Wu, chief of Panasonic Home Appliances (Hangzhou) - Nikkei.  Full Article

Wowow to buy IMAGICA TV and Actvila Corp
Friday, 24 Feb 2017 01:28am EST 

Wowow Inc <4839.T>: Says the co plans to fully buy IMAGICA TV from Imagica Robot Holdings Inc<6879.T> for 2.71 billion yen on April 3 . Says the co plans to raise 75.7 percent stake in Actvila Corp up from 0 percent, for 795 million yen, on March 31 .Says Actvila Corp is 56.4 percent owned by Panasonic Corp <6752.T>.  Full Article

Panasonic to increase air conditioner output in Asia - Nikkei
Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017 04:42pm EST 

Nikkei: Panasonic has started manufacturing air conditioners in Thailand and will build more in Malaysia; new line can turn out 500,000 units annually - Nikkei . Panasonic seeks to maintain double-digit annual growth in its Asian appliance business until 2020 - Nikkei .Panasonic's air conditioner production base in Malaysia will see annual capacity rise by 1 million units to 3.5 million by March - Nikkei.  Full Article

Panasonic Corp of North America names Hideo Nakano as CEO of Panasonic Avionics
Thursday, 2 Feb 2017 02:30am EST 

Panasonic Corp <6752.T> : Panasonic Corporation of North America announces management change at panasonic avionics .Panasonic corp of north america says Hideo Nakano will serve as CEO of Panasonic Avionics, succeeding Paul Margis, who has left company.  Full Article

Panasonic to partner with United Microelectronics to develop and produce power-saving memory- Nikkei
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 02:52pm EST 

Nikkei: Panasonic to partner with Taiwanese chip foundry United Microelectronics Corp to develop and mass-produce an advanced power-saving memory .Plans to ship samples in 2018 and begin mass production in 2019; looks to achieve yearly sales of 5 billion yen for the power-saving memory.  Full Article

Panasonic Corp to stop making vacuum cleaners in North America- Nikkei
Thursday, 26 Jan 2017 01:40pm EST 

Nikkei: Panasonic Corp to stop making vacuum cleaners in North America, shedding 70 or so American jobs- Nikkei . Panasonic Corp will switch to consignment production and exports from Malaysia- Nikkei .Panasonic corp will also be creating 7,900 or so U.S. jobs in the coming years - Nikkei.  Full Article

Panasonic acquires 50.95 pct stake in Zetes Industries
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 08:45am EST 

Zetes Industries SA : Panasonic acquires an initial 50.95 percent stake in Zetes Industries . The purchase price per share payable by Panasonic for the Zetes shares is 54.50 euros($56.92), representing a premium of 19.1 pct to the 30-day average share price . The price will be payable by Panasonic in cash and takes into account the amount of the interim dividend of 0.80 euros paid on December 21, 2016 . The completion of the acquisition by Panasonic is still subject to merger control approval .The transaction is currently anticipated to close at the beginning of Zetes' second quarter of 2017.  Full Article

Panasonic announces reorganization of its overseas and domestic shareholding structure
Thursday, 22 Dec 2016 03:00am EST 

Panasonic Corp <6752.T>: Says the board decided to reorganize overseas and domestic shareholding structure of Panasonic Group .Says in accordance with the reorganization, Panasonic Corporation of North America, which is a consolidated subsidiary of Panasonic in the U.S., will change from a subsidiary to a sub-subsidiary of Panasonic.  Full Article

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Panasonic to take control of Spanish auto parts maker Ficosa

TOKYO Japan's Panasonic Corp on Tuesday said it has agreed to become majority owner of Spanish auto parts maker Ficosa International SA [FICOS.UL] as it bolsters its push into the automotive field.