News: Obayashi Corp (1802.T)
20 Dec 2013
Thu, Dec 19 2013
* Premiums up from $245-247 in Q4, match 2012 record high
* Nippon Yusen, Mitsui OSK, Kawasaki Kisen to boost their LNG tanker strength
TOKYO, Nov 28 - Some big aluminium firms have offered Japanese buyers a premium of $255-256 a tonne for January-March shipments, below the offer from top producer United Company Rusal last week but still around a record high, four sources involved in the talks said on Thursday.
JAKARTA/TOKYO, Nov 27 - Indonesia has agreed to pay a Japanese consortium $557 million for their share of Southeast Asia's only aluminium smelter, a government official said on Wednesday, avoiding arbitration that threatened to hurt relations between the two countries.
* Freeport to pay 31 pct more in 2014 TC/RCs to Pan Pacific
TOKYO, Nov 12 - Japanese stocks rose to a near three-week high on Tuesday, as exporters benefited from a softer yen although contractors sagged after their earnings disappointed the market. The benchmark Nikkei share average rose 2.2 percent to 14,588.68, the highest since Oct. 23 and posted the biggest daily percentage gain since early September. The Topix rose 1.7 percent to 1,205.41, with all of its 33 sub-sectors in positive territory. The dollar rose as high as 99.59 y
* Asian buyers Iran Sept imports jump 30 pct to 1.2 mln bpd
IWAKI, Oct 25 - Tetsuya Hayashi went to Fukushima to take a job at ground zero of the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. He lasted less than two weeks. | Video
TOKYO, Oct 25 - JFE Holdings Inc, Japan's No.2 steelmaker, said on Friday it was sticking to its full-year profit forecast, which was 25 percent below analysts' expectations, citing slack overseas markets and extra spending to upgrade facilities.
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