TOKYO, Jan 15 Toshiba Corp said on
Friday it plans to hold an extraordinary shareholders meeting
(EGM) by the end of April to vote on proposals from overseas
hedge funds, in what would be a high-profile test case for
shareholder activism in Japan.
TOKYO Sony Corp is seeing "very considerable" demand for its PlayStation 5 (PS5) console via pre-orders, its gaming chief said, as the tech firm targets pole position in the race to tap the growth of gaming globally with the device's Nov. 12 launch. | Video
TOKYO, Oct 28 Sony Corp is seeing "very
considerable" demand for its PlayStation 5 (PS5) console via
pre-orders, its gaming chief said on Wednesday, as users rush to
secure the next-generation device ahead of its Nov. 12 launch.
TOKYO Japanese trading house Mitsui & Co Ltd plans to sell its remaining stakes in coal-fired power stations by the end of the decade as it shifts to gas from coal to help achieve its 2050 net zero emission target, its chief executive told Reuters.
TOKYO Nominees to Toshiba Corp's board backed by activist fund Effissimo Capital Management said they plan to talk with investors in a push to convince them that additional directors will help the industrial conglomerate fix compliance issues.
TOKYO Hitachi Ltd is moving to scrap a remnant of one of Japan Inc's most famous practices: seniority-based pay.
TOKYO Japan Display Inc aims to bring some automotive panel production back to Japan after the novel coronavirus outbreak disrupted its supply chain in China, a company executive said on Friday.
TOKYO, June 29 Sony Corp's image sensor
business aims to replicate PlayStation's success to address its
reliance on a handful of manufacturers in the fickle smartphone
market: It plans to sell software by subscription for
data-analysing sensors in situ.