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Edmund Klamann

Japan drugmaker Takeda to fight $6 billion damages awarded by U.S. jury

Apr 08 2014

SAN FRANCISCO/TOKYO Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said it would contest $6 billion in punitive damages imposed by a jury in the United States in a case that accused Japan's largest drugmaker of concealing cancer risks associated with its Actos diabetes drug.

Japan drugmaker Takeda to fight $6 billion damages imposed by U.S. jury

Apr 08 2014

SAN FRANCISCO/TOKYO Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said it would contest $6 billion in punitive damages imposed by a U.S. federal jury in a case alleging that Japan's largest drugmaker had concealed cancer risks associated with its Actos diabetes drug.

Japan Display tumbles, marks Tokyo's second feeble debut this week

Mar 19 2014

TOKYO Japan Display Inc , the world's largest maker of smartphone screens, slid 17 percent in its first day of trade - the second downbeat debut this week for a Tokyo stock market that has seen a marked drop in foreign investor participation.

Engineers' coup pays off with Japan Display listing

Mar 17 2014

TOKYO When Japan Display Inc lists on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Wednesday, it will bring vindication - and $1.6 billion in cash - for a government-backed restructuring effort after other high-stakes attempts to help chipmakers flopped.

Engineers' coup pays off with Japan Display listing

Mar 17 2014

TOKYO When Japan Display Inc lists on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Wednesday, it will bring vindication - and $1.6 billion in cash - for a government-backed restructuring effort after other high-stakes attempts to help chipmakers flopped.

Engineers' coup pays off with Japan Display listing

Mar 17 2014

TOKYO, March 18 When Japan Display Inc lists on the Tokyo Stock Exchange on Wednesday, it will bring vindication - and $1.6 billion in cash - for a government-backed restructuring effort after other high-stakes attempts to help chipmakers flopped.

Suntory in modest debut, may be Japan's last big IPO this year

Jul 03 2013

TOKYO Suntory Beverage and Food Ltd managed a modest rise in its debut on Wednesday after a $4 billion IPO, as investors shrugged off volatile markets and rich valuations to buy up what may be Japan's last big corporate listing of 2013.

New Sony CEO to confront scale of turnaround task as loss looms

Feb 01 2012

TOKYO The incoming chief of Japan's Sony Corp will confront the enormity of his task to turn around the business on Thursday, when the humbled electronics icon is expected to show it is headed for its fourth straight annual loss.

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