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Chinese group to get control of Japan Display after $2.1 billion bailout

Apr 12 2019

TOKYO A Chinese-Taiwanese group will take control of Apple Inc supplier Japan Display after pumping in funds as part of a 232 billion yen ($2.1 billion) bailout plan for the troubled display panel maker.

Tesla, Panasonic to seek productivity gains before new battery investments

Apr 12 2019

TOKYO/BENGALURU Panasonic Corp and Tesla Inc will continue to make new investments in the U.S. electric carmaker's Gigafactory as needed, but believe they can squeeze more out of existing resources than previously planned, Tesla said on Thursday.

Sony stock surges after Reuters reports Third Point re-building stake

Apr 09 2019

TOKYO Sony Corp shares surged more than 9 percent on Tuesday after a Reuters report saying Third Point LLC was again raising its stake in the Japanese conglomerate stoked speculation that fund owner Daniel Loeb was preparing to agitate for more change. | Video

Sony stock surges after Reuters reports Third Point re-building stake

Apr 09 2019

TOKYO Sony Corp shares surged more than 9 percent on Tuesday after a Reuters report saying Third Point LLC was again raising its stake in the Japanese conglomerate stoked speculation that fund owner Daniel Loeb was preparing to agitate for more change. | Video

Toshiba says transfer of U.S. LNG business to China's ENN delayed

Apr 04 2019

TOKYO The transfer of Toshiba Corp's U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) business to China's ENN Ecological Holdings Co has been delayed because a U.S. panel that monitors foreign investments has not yet approved the deal.

Exclusive: Japan Display to supply OLED screens for Apple Watch - sources

Apr 03 2019

TOKYO Japan Display Inc will begin to supply organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screens for the Apple Watch later this year, two sources said, a breakthrough for the cash-strapped company whose late shift to OLED has cost it orders from Apple.

FOCUS-Apple's iPhone struggles unravel ambitions of Japan Display

Mar 24 2019

TOKYO, March 22 When Japan Display Inc broke ground on a new factory in central Japan in 2015, the future looked bright for one of the world's top vendors of liquid crystal display (LCD) panels.

FOCUS-Apple's iPhone struggles unravel ambitions of Japan Display

Mar 22 2019

TOKYO, March 22 When Japan Display Inc broke ground on a new factory in central Japan in 2015, the future looked bright for one of the world's top vendors of liquid crystal display (LCD) panels.

Apple supplier Japan Display forecasts 5th straight year of losses

Feb 14 2019

TOKYO Japan Display Inc said it expects to post its fifth straight year of net losses, with a late shift to organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screens and slowing iPhone sales costing it orders from Apple Inc, its biggest client.

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