Eisai: FDA Approves LENVIMA (lenvatinib) Plus KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab) Combination for Patients With Certain Types of Advanced Endometrial Carcinoma
Eisai: FDA Approves LENVIMA (lenvatinib) Plus KEYTRUDA (pembrolizumab) Combination for Patients With Certain Types of Advanced Endometrial Carcinoma

TOKYO and KENILWORTH, N.J., Jul 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the combination of LENVIMA, the orally available multiple receptor tyrosine... » read more

Suzuki and Daihatsu Join Commercial Japan Partnership for Dissemination of CASE Technologies in Mini-commercial Vehicles
Suzuki and Daihatsu Join Commercial Japan Partnership for Dissemination of CASE Technologies in Mini-commercial Vehicles

TOKYO, Jul 21, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Suzuki Motor Corporation (Suzuki) and Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. (Daihatsu) announced that they joined the Commercial Japan Partnership (CJP) commercial vehicle project today to accelerate their carbon neutrality initiatives in minivehicles through the dissemination of CASE technologies and services. As part of their participation in... » read more

Eisai to Present Latest Data on Pipeline Assets in The Area of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia at AAIC 2021
Eisai to Present Latest Data on Pipeline Assets in The Area of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia at AAIC 2021

TOKYO, Jul 21, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the company will conduct a total of 11 presentations, including the latest data of the investigational anti-amyloid beta (Abeta) protofibril antibody lecanemab (development code: BAN2401) for which the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted Breakthrough Therapy designation, at... » read more

TANAKA Develops Active Brazing Filler Metal/Copper Composite Material for Power Devices
TANAKA Develops Active Brazing Filler Metal/Copper Composite Material for Power Devices

TOKYO, Jul 20, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TANAKA Holdings Co., Ltd. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director & CEO: Koichiro Tanaka) announced today that TANAKA Kikinzoku Kogyo K.K. (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; Representative Director & CEO: Koichiro Tanaka), which operates the TANAKA Precious Metals manufacturing business, developed an active brazing filler metal/copper... » read more

Woven Planet Holdings, a Subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation, Closes Acquisition of Lyft’s Level 5 Division
Woven Planet Holdings, a Subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation, Closes Acquisition of Lyft’s Level 5 Division

TOKYO, Jul 20, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Woven Planet Holdings, Inc. (“Woven Planet”), a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation, announced the closing of the acquisition of Level 5, the self-driving division of Lyft, Inc. (“Lyft”), a proposed transaction previously announced in April 2021. This marks the first acquisition for Woven Planet, a... » read more

MAGICAL MONZA FOR TOYOTA GAZOO Racing
MAGICAL MONZA FOR TOYOTA GAZOO Racing

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing extended its 100% winning record with the new GR010 HYBRID Hypercar thanks to a hard-earned victory in an enthralling 6 Hours of Monza, the third round of the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi and Jose Maria Lopez,... » read more

Toyota to Launch All-New Aqua
Toyota to Launch All-New Aqua

Toyota City, Japan, Jul 19, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced that it will launch its all-new Aqua on July 19, 2021. Aiming to achieve carbon neutrality, Toyota has been making ever-better cars based on the concept of “introducing sustainable vehicles practically to the market”. As part of this... » read more

Record-breaker Rovanpera takes his first win driving Toyota Yaris WRC
Record-breaker Rovanpera takes his first win driving Toyota Yaris WRC

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Kalle Rovanpera has become the youngest driver to ever win a round of the FIA World Rally Championship after he and co-driver Jonne Halttunen secured victory on Rally Estonia: the fifth win in a row for the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team. At 20... » read more

Eisai Launchs Bile Acid Transporter Inhibitor Goofice in Thailand
Eisai Launchs Bile Acid Transporter Inhibitor Goofice in Thailand

TOKYO, Jul 19, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that its Thailand subsidiary Eisai (Thailand) Marketing Co., Ltd. has launched the bile acid transporter inhibitor Goofice (generic name: elobixibat hydrate) in Thailand. This is the first launch of Goofice in the Asian region excluding Japan. Goofice, which Eisai’s subsidiary for... » read more

NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA vector supercomputer sets record in processing performance in STAC-A2 Benchmarks
NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA vector supercomputer sets record in processing performance in STAC-A2 Benchmarks

TOKYO, Jul 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that the NEC SX-Aurora TSUBASA vector supercomputer set a record in the STAC-A2 Benchmark tests, which measure the computational performance of Monte Carlo-based risk simulations common in financial markets. An independent audit conducted in April 2021 by the Securities... » read more

Fujitsu and France’s Inria Develop New Time-Series AI Technology to Identify Causes of Data Anomalies
Fujitsu and France’s Inria Develop New Time-Series AI Technology to Identify Causes of Data Anomalies

TOKYO, Jul 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and Inria, the French national research institute for digital science and technology, today announced the development of a new AI technology that can identify factors contributing to anomalies in time series data. Fig. 1 TDA-based technology for identifying the causes detecting anomalies Fig.... » read more

Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand) Signs MoU with Eternity Grand Logistics to Do a Pilot Study on Commercial Usage of Compact EVs
Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand) Signs MoU with Eternity Grand Logistics to Do a Pilot Study on Commercial Usage of Compact EVs

TOKYO, Jul 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) announced that Mitsubishi Motors Thailand Co., Ltd. (MMTh), MMC’s subsidiary in Thailand, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on June 9 with Eternity Grand Logistics Public Co., Ltd. (Eternity), a logistics company of the Hitachi Transport System Group, to conduct... » read more

Woven Planet Holdings, a Subsidiary of Toyota, to Acquire CARMERA
Woven Planet Holdings, a Subsidiary of Toyota, to Acquire CARMERA

TOKYO, Jul 15, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Woven Planet Holdings, Inc. (“Woven Planet”), a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation, announced the acquisition of CARMERA, Inc. (“CARMERA”), a U.S.-based spatial AI company, which specializes in bringing next-generation road intelligence to automated mobility at scale. This is the second major deal for Woven Planet... » read more

Fujitsu Transforms Nuerburgring Racetrack Safety with Artificial Intelligence
Fujitsu Transforms Nuerburgring Racetrack Safety with Artificial Intelligence

MUNICH, Jul 14, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – In the future, the Nuerburgring circuit could benefit from advanced artificial intelligence-supported safety features thanks to Fujitsu. A complex deployment of HD cameras, real-time AI analysis and instant alert systems mean that both RaceControl and drivers can be immediately notified of incidents on this challenging... » read more

NEC’s artificial intelligence (AI) supports doctors to determine if colorectal lesions are potentially neoplastic
NEC’s artificial intelligence (AI) supports doctors to determine if colorectal lesions are potentially neoplastic

TOKYO, Jul 14, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the development of an AI technology for supporting doctors in determining if colorectal lesions are neoplastic or non-neoplastic. NEC developed a new technology, called “Cx20,” while seeking to assist in the early detection of colorectal lesions. Cx20 has... » read more

Honda Issues “Honda Sustainability Report 2021”
Honda Issues “Honda Sustainability Report 2021”

TOKYO, Jul 14, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today issued the “Honda Sustainability Report 2021” outlining Honda’s approach to sustainability as well as initiatives Honda has undertaken based on key challenges identified. The Sustainability Report summarizes Honda’s corporate activities including: 1) The direction of Honda’s initiatives under the new... » read more

Hitachi Completes Acquisition of GlobalLogic
Hitachi Completes Acquisition of GlobalLogic

TOKYO, Jul 14, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501, “Hitachi”) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of GlobalLogic Inc. (“GlobalLogic”) pursuant to the terms of the definitive agreement signed on March 31, 2021. As announced in the press release dated March 31, Hitachi Global Digital Holdings LLC (“HGDH”),... » read more

Mazda Installs Solar Power System at Hiroshima Plant
Mazda Installs Solar Power System at Hiroshima Plant

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Jul 13, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – As part of its efforts to promote green manufacturing lines and offices in factories, Mazda Motor Corporation today initiated operation of its first solar power generation system. Solar Panels The solar power system, installed at Mazda’s Hiroshima Plant, boasts an output of 1.1 MW... » read more

Fujitsu and Digital Commodity Exchange Enter Strategic Agreement to Accelerate Digital Transformation in Global Commodities Trading
Fujitsu and Digital Commodity Exchange Enter Strategic Agreement to Accelerate Digital Transformation in Global Commodities Trading

TOKYO, Jul 13, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and Digital Commodity Exchange Pte. Ltd. (DCX) today announced that they have entered a global strategic agreement to accelerate the digital transformation (DX) of the global commodity (1) trading industry, including the trade of agricultural products such as grains and raw materials for... » read more