Eisai Announces Move to Solo Development and Commercialization of Farletuzumab Ecteribulin (FZEC) Antibody Drug Conjugate (ADC)

TOKYO, July 2, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has agreed to end its global strategic collaboration with Bristol Myers Squibb for the co-development and co-commercialization of farletuzumab ecteribulin (FZEC), formerly known as MORAb-202, a folate receptor alpha (FRα)-targeting antibody drug conjugate (ADC) due to ongoing portfolio […]

NTT DOCOMO GLOBAL Commences Business Operations

TOKYO, July 2, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that its preparatory company for NTT DOCOMO GLOBAL, Inc. founded in May 2024, has changed its name to “NTT DOCOMO GLOBAL, Inc.” and has commenced business operations as of July 1, 2024. This announcement follows the press release published on […]

NEC awarded by e& for contributions to digital transformation and partnership strength

TOKYO, July 1, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701), a leading global IT and network transformation services provider, has received three awards from e& for its leadership and innovation in e&’s digital transformation and the two companies’ long-standing partnership strength. The awards granted to NEC include the following: The Partner […]

Supersub Rovanpera claims remarkable win for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing

TOKYO, July 1, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Kalle Rovanperä has taken a remarkable victory after his late call-up to Rally Poland, leading a TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team one-two finish ahead of Elfyn Evans. Having never competed there previously, Rovanperä and co-driver Jonne Halttunen were not originally due to include Poland’s […]

Mazda: Announcement by Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Regarding Applications for Type Designation

HIROSHIMA, Japan, July 1, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – We would like to express our deepest apologies again to our customers, business partners, dealers, and all other stakeholders related to Mazda for the concern and inconvenience caused by the recent irregularities in Mazda’s applications for type designation. Today, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, […]

Singtel and Hitachi Digital Partner to Accelerate Industrial AI Solutions

SANTA CLARA, Calif. / SINGAPORE, July 1, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Singtel, a leading communications technology group in Asia, and Hitachi Digital, representing Hitachi’s broad end-to-end digital transformation services and technology capabilities, today announced a new collaboration that will pairHitachi’s deep AI expertise with Singtel’s Paragon platform, the all-in-one orchestration platform for […]

Amogy and Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Have Completed a Feasibility Study of Ammonia Supply System for Ammonia-Powered Maritime Solution

TOKYO, June 28, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Amogy, a provider of mature, scalable, and efficient ammonia-to-power solutions, and Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. (MSB), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, have completed the feasibility study of collaboration concept designs of onboard hydrogen production and utilization with Amogy’s ammonia-cracking technology and Mitsubishi […]

MHI Invests in e-Zinc to Advance Long-duration Energy Storage in Zinc Metal

TOKYO, June 28, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) announced today that it has invested in e-Zinc, Inc. (e-Zinc) a long-duration energy storage technology startup headquartered in Toronto, Canada. The investment has been executed through Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. (MHIA), which joins a consortium of investors including Evok […]

DENSO Announces Personnel Changes

KARIYA, JAPAN, June 28, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – DENSO CORPORATION, a leading mobility supplier, today announced changes in responsibility and personnel for a Executive Officer and an Senior Director, effective July 1, 2024. About DENSO CORPORATION Globally headquartered in Kariya, Japan, DENSO is a $47.2 billion leading mobility supplier that develops advanced […]

Mazda Production and Sales Results for May 2024

HIROSHIMA, June 27, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Mazda Motor Corporation’s production and sales results for May 2024 are summarized below. I. Production 1. Domestic Production Mazda’s domestic production volume in May 2024 increased 8.8% year on year due to increased production of passenger vehicles. [Domestic production of key models in May 2024] […]

Toyota: Sales, Production, and Export Results for May 2024

Toyota City, Japan, June 27, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Toyota Motor Corporation announces its sales, production, and export results for May 2024 as well as the cumulative total from January to May 2024, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. and Hino Motors, Ltd. To view more information on the sales, […]

Honda Issues “Honda ESG Data Book 2024”

TOKYO, June 27, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today issued the Honda ESG Data Book 2024 and posted it on the company website. (See below for the link.) For a diverse range of Honda stakeholders, the Honda ESG Data Book 2024 comprehensively summarizes the approach and initiatives Honda is […]

Fujitsu Announces Appointments to Executive Nomination and Compensation Committees

TOKYO, June 24, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Fujitsu Limited (the Company) has announced that its Board of Directors today made a decision with regard to appointments to the Executive Nomination Committee and Compensation Committee. In October 2009, the Company established the Executive Nomination Committee and the Compensation Committee as advisory bodies for […]

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing fired up for summer of speed

Toyota City, Japan, June 21, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team will return to Rally Poland on June 27-30 with high ambitions entering the first of three consecutive rounds on fast gravel roads across the European summer. The FIA World Rally Championship’s first visit to Poland since 2017 […]

Fujitsu Japan and Kobe City Waterworks Bureau jointly develop an AI-based drawing screening system for water supply system construction applications

KAWASAKI, Japan, June 21, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Fujitsu Japan developed an AI-powered design audit system for water supply facility construction designs with Kobe City Waterworks Bureau. It streamlines and automates the audit process by detecting water supply facility symbols, and other relevant information on construction designs automatically. This innovative system, known […]

NEC and Ursa Space collaborate on satellite image analysis services using one of the world’s largest virtual constellations

TOKYO, June 20, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) and Ursa Space Systems Inc. (Ursa Space) have agreed to collaborate on satellite image data analysis services. By combining services and technologies, the two companies will provide solutions for various applications for enterprises. In recent years, the use of satellite image […]

Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems to Launch “Predictive Diagnosis Service” Proposal for Air Compressors Using Machine Learning

TOKYO, June 19, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) –  Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co., Ltd. today announced it has launched the “Predictive Diagnosis Service” for air compressors used as power sources for factory equipment, etc. The service uses machine learning to analyze data obtained through remote monitoring and combines it with the knowledge accumulated […]

NEC hosts New Zealand Prime Minister Christopher Luxon

TOKYO, June 19, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that New Zealand’s Prime Minister Christopher Luxon visited NEC’s headquarters in Tokyo, where he toured the NEC Future Creation Hub, a customer experience center highlighting technologies and business. He also delivered a keynote speech, observing NEC’s cutting-edge technologies, such […]

Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Receives Orders for Japan’s First Methanol-Fueled RORO Cargo Ships

TOKYO, June 19, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has received orders from Toyofuji Shipping Co., Ltd. (Aichi Prefecture) and Fukuju Shipping Co., Ltd. Shizuoka Prefecture) for Japan’s first methanol-fueled roll-on/roll-off (RORO) cargo ships(1). The two ships will be built at the […]

Fujitsu to introduce superconducting quantum computer system at National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

KAWASAKI, Japan, June 18, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Fujitsu today announced that it has received an order for a gate-based superconducting quantum computer from the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) on May 15, 2024. Fujitsu established the RIKEN RQC-Fujitsu Collaboration Center in April 2021 and has been conducting […]

NEC develops compact millimeter-wave distributed antenna for Beyond 5G/6G through the development of a radio-over-fiber system enabling low power consumption

TOKYO, June 17, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has successfully developed and demonstrated a radio-over-fiber system with a 1-bit fiber transmission method making it possible to affordably build stable millimeter-wave communication networks for Beyond 5G/6G. By utilizing this method, high-frequency analog signals can be transmitted using an inexpensive […]

Podium for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing in Le Mans thriller

Toyota City, Japan, June 17, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing fell narrowly short of an unforgettable Le Mans 24 Hours victory after an epic battle in changing conditions delivered a hard-earned podium in the 92nd edition of the legendary event, the fourth round of the 2024 FIA World Endurance Championship […]

Fujitsu begins impact investing to address the challenge of solving social issues and to achieve a sustainable society

KAWASAKI, Japan, June 17, 2024 – (JCN Newswire via SeaPRwire.com) – Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has expanded the investment scope of the Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) fund managed by Fujitsu Ventures Limited to begin impact investing, in which Fujitsu will invest in companies that are taking on the challenge of solving social issues. […]