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Nissan's Ghosn to make first public appearance in seven weeks in court on Tuesday

Jan 04 2019

TOKYO Ousted Nissan Motor Co Ltd chairman Carlos Ghosn is set to make his first public appearance in seven weeks at a Tokyo court on Tuesday after he requested an open hearing to hear the reason for his continued detention. | Video

In Asia, nascent men's make-up market starts drawing big brands

Dec 19 2018

SEOUL/PARIS/TOKYO From an eye shadow that opens with the flick of a thumb, Zippo-style, to a barely-there foundation in subtle blue-gray packaging: men's make-up is getting a makeover as manufacturers bid to take it more mainstream. | Video

REFILE-FOCUS-In Asia, nascent men's make-up market starts drawing big brands

Dec 19 2018

SEOUL/PARIS/TOKYO, Dec 19 From an eye shadow that opens with the flick of a thumb, Zippo-style, to a barely-there foundation in subtle blue-grey packaging: men's make-up is getting a makeover as manufacturers bid to take it more mainstream.

SoftBank telco suffers $9 billion slump on debut after record IPO

Dec 19 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Corp shares sank 15 percent on debut, wiping $9 billion off their value, as investors sold off the telecoms operator after its record IPO on worries about a recent service outage and its exposure to Chinese telecoms gear maker Huawei. | Video

SoftBank alum unveils 'affectionate' companion robot in Japan

Dec 18 2018

TOKYO Japanese startup Groove X, founded by an alumni of SoftBank Group Corp's robotics unit, unveiled its first creation on Tuesday - a companion robot designed to make users happy. | Video

SoftBank telco IPO sees strong demand despite Huawei, network disruption

Dec 14 2018

TOKYO Domestic investors have sought nearly double the number of shares offered by SoftBank Group Corp's soon-to-list wireless unit, two sources from a lead IPO underwriter said, underscoring strong demand for Japan's third-largest telco.

Japan's top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment: Kyodo

Dec 10 2018

TOKYO Japan's big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming fifth-generation (5G) gear from China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and ZTE Corp , Kyodo News reported on Monday.

Japan's top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment - Kyodo

Dec 10 2018

TOKYO Japan's big three telecom operators plan not to use current equipment and upcoming fifth-generation (5G) gear from China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] and ZTE Corp , Kyodo News reported on Monday.

UPDATE 4-Japan's top 3 telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment -Kyodo

Dec 10 2018

* Exclusion affects current and 5G Huawei, ZTE equipment -Kyodo

SoftBank mobile services disrupted ahead of bumper IPO, shares drop

Dec 06 2018

TOKYO SoftBank Group Corp's mobile phone services were disrupted in some parts of Japan on Thursday, ahead of an initial public offering (IPO) of its domestic telecoms unit later this month that will potentially raise $21 billion.

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