Japan

Ghosn, Nissan formally charged in financial misconduct scandal

Ghosn, Nissan formally charged in financial misconduct scandal

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo prosecutors indicted ousted Nissan Motor (7201.T) chairman Carlos Ghosn for under-reporting his income and also officially charged the automaker, making the [more…]

Huawei CFO bail hearing to resume in Canada as Beijing steps up…

Huawei CFO bail hearing to resume in Canada as Beijing steps up…

Published 10/12/2018

TORONTO/BEIJING (Reuters) - A top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies is due back in a Canadian court on Monday where she’ll fight for [more…]

Japan’s top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment:…

Japan’s top three telcos to exclude Huawei, ZTE network equipment:…

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - 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 [more…]

Oil slips in line with bearish equities

Oil slips in line with bearish equities

Published 10/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil fell on Monday, in line with further declines in global stock markets, erasing the gains made last week when producer group [more…]

Chief of Japan’s state-backed JIC resigns amid pay dispute

Chief of Japan’s state-backed JIC resigns amid pay dispute

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - The head of the state-backed $18 billion Japan Investment Corp (JIC), Masaaki Tanaka, said on Monday he and eight other board members [more…]

SoftBank’s record IPO reaches $23.5 billion after extra share sale

SoftBank’s record IPO reaches $23.5 billion after extra share sale

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) is set to raise 2.65 trillion yen ($23.5 billion) in Japan’s biggest-ever IPO - a share sale widely [more…]

Hitachi shares rise after report it is considering scrapping…

Hitachi shares rise after report it is considering scrapping…

Published 10/12/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Hitachi Ltd (6501.T) shares rose as much as 2.9 percent on Monday after Japan’s TV Asahi reported the firm is considering scrapping [more…]

Box Office: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Narrowly Defeats ‘Grinch’…

Box Office: ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Narrowly Defeats ‘Grinch’…

Published 09/12/2018

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet” topped a quiet weekend at the domestic box office, marking the third straight win for the [more…]