MITSUBISHI MOTORS Releases Full Specifications for the Restyled ECLIPSE CROSS – New Design and Drive Performance Lead the Changes
MITSUBISHI MOTORS Releases Full Specifications for the Restyled ECLIPSE CROSS – New Design and Drive Performance Lead the Changes

TOKYO, Nov 10, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION (MMC) today announced the full pricing and specifications of gasoline model(1) for the new-look and better-handling ECLIPSE CROSS. Australia and New Zealand will be the first countries to launch the vehicle, with Japan and North America markets to follow. The redesign gives a more... » read more

DOCOMO Licenses Lens Production for VR Headset to NTKJ
DOCOMO Licenses Lens Production for VR Headset to NTKJ

TOKYO, Nov 9, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. and Nihon Tokushu Kogaku Jushi Co., Ltd. (NTKJ) announced today that they have reached a licensing agreement to manufacture advanced lenses for DOCOMO’s virtual reality (VR) headset, which pairs with smartphones for ultra-wide-angle VR experiences. Scheme of licensed manufacture and sale of lenses The... » read more

Fujitsu Develops New Tech for Quantum-Inspired “Digital Annealer”, Achieving Megabit-class Performance for Large-Scale Combinatorial Optimization Problems
Fujitsu Develops New Tech for Quantum-Inspired “Digital Annealer”, Achieving Megabit-class Performance for Large-Scale Combinatorial Optimization Problems

KAWASAKI, Japan, Nov 9, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, in collaboration with the University of Toronto, has successfully developed a new parallel search technology to help achieve megabit-class performance for large-scale problems, representing an important technical milestone for its Digital Annealer. Fujitsu’s Digital Annealer is a unique computing architecture that rapidly solves... » read more

NEC Opens “NEC Mobility Test Center” for Demonstrating Private 5G and Video Analysis
NEC Opens “NEC Mobility Test Center” for Demonstrating Private 5G and Video Analysis

TOKYO, Nov 6, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation announced today the opening of the “NEC Mobility Test Center,” a demonstration facility that utilizes advanced technologies such as private 5G and video analysis for evaluating automated driving technologies, coordinating infrastructure, and co-creating solutions with partner companies. The NEC Mobility Test Center, based in Gotemba... » read more

Showa Denko Announces 2020 Third Quarter Financial Results
Showa Denko Announces 2020 Third Quarter Financial Results

TOKYO, Nov 5, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) today announced its 2020 third quarter financial results. – 2020 Third Quarter Consolidated Financial Statements and summaryhttps://www.sdk.co.jp/assets/files/english/ir/library/fss2020-3q.pdf About Showa Denko K.K. Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004, ADR:SHWDY) is a major manufacturer of chemical products serving from heavy industry to computers and electronics.... » read more

NEC Selected as a Vendor for NTT DOCOMO’s Standalone 5G Mobile Core
NEC Selected as a Vendor for NTT DOCOMO’s Standalone 5G Mobile Core

TOKYO, Nov 5, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced its selection by NTT DOCOMO, Inc. as a vendor of a 5G mobile core network (5GC) compatible with Standalone (SA) 5G that NTT DOCOMO plans to launch in 2021. NEC 5GC Use Case Contribution to NTT DOCOMO’s core network In addition... » read more

Hitachi Announces Lumada Alliance Program to Drive Economic, Social, Environmental and Quality of Life Innovation
Hitachi Announces Lumada Alliance Program to Drive Economic, Social, Environmental and Quality of Life Innovation

TOKYO, Nov 4, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), today announced a new global partner program, the Lumada Alliance Program, that will bring together industry-leading partners from the domains of information technology, operational technology, vertical industries, academia, and government to collaborate on digital solutions that deliver economic growth as well as social, environmental,... » read more

Agreement on New Business and Capital Alliance between Toyota Motor Corp and KDDI
Agreement on New Business and Capital Alliance between Toyota Motor Corp and KDDI

TOKYO, Oct 30, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Toyota Motor Corporation and KDDI Corporation have agreed on a new business and capital alliance today with the purpose of further strengthening the relationship between the two companies. Details of the agreement follow. Background Since KDDI’s founding in October 2000 through the merger of Daini Denden Inc.... » read more

MHI to Issue First Green Bond
MHI to Issue First Green Bond

TOKYO, Oct 30, 2020 – (JCN Newswire) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today submitted a revised shelf registration statement to the Director-General of the Kanto Local Finance Bureau in preparation for its planned issuance of a corporate green bond(1) in the Japan market. The move represents the Company’s first issuance of this kind. MHI... » read more