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December 10, 2018 8:35 AM Hitachi shares rise after report it is considering scrapping Britain nuclear project

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 its 3 trillion yen ($26.61 billion) nuclear project in Britain due to projections of further increases in construction costs. Hitachi’s Horizon Nuclear Power plans to build over 5 gigawatts of new nuclear 85

July 12, 2018 11:00 AM Goldman Sachs, Prysmian, others lose challenge against 302 million euro EU cartel fine

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Investment bank Goldman Sachs (GS.N), the world’s top cablemaker Prysmian (PRY.MI), Nexans (NEXS.PA) and eight other cable companies on Thursday lost their challenge against a 302 million euros ($352.6 million) EU cartel fine. The companies had appealed to the General Court, Europe’s second-highest court, asking for the European 62

June 16, 2018 3:48 PM Siemens wins $2 billion contract to build new London Tube trains

LONDON (Reuters) - A division of Germany’s Siemens (SIEGn.DE) has been awarded a contract worth about 1.5 billion pounds ($2 billion) to design and build 94 new trains for the Piccadilly Line on London’s metropolitan train network, known as the Tube. Transport for London (TfL), the public body in charge of the Tube, said the award of the contract would 83

December 21, 2017 6:53 AM Japan Display says report it sought Apple, Huawei funds is 'speculative'

TOKYO (Reuters) - Cash-strapped smartphone screen maker Japan Display Inc (6740.T) dismissed a report on Thursday that it was seeking investment from Apple Inc (AAPL.O) and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] as “speculative” and declined to comment further. Japanese news agency Kyodo, which reported on Wednesday that Japan Display was discussing an investment 49

December 18, 2017 7:29 AM Hitachi aims double-digit margin by 2021, not interested in GE assets: CEO

TOKYO (Reuters) - The head of Japan’s Hitachi Ltd (6501.T) said the company was aiming to improve its operating margin to double digits by fiscal 2021 from current levels of around 7 percent. Chief Executive Toshiaki Higashihara, in an interview to reporters, also said Hitachi was not interested in assets being put up for sale by General Electric (GE.N). The U.S. conglomerate 51

December 7, 2017 6:18 AM Sharp to seek all-Japan OLED alliance to counter South Korea's Samsung, LG

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Sharp Corp (6753.T) will ask the government to help it form an alliance with rival Japan Display Inc (6740.T) in OLED technology to better compete with South Korean makers, its chief executive said on Thursday. “We should create a Japan alliance” in organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panels, Tai Jeng-wu told reporters at the Tokyo 52

August 8, 2017 2:00 AM Japan Display may seek outside investor for turnaround: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan Display Inc is considering seeking funds from an outside investor to help finance an overhaul of its ailing smartphone screen-making business, including 3,500 job cuts, the Nikkei business daily reported on Tuesday. The liquid crystal display (LCD) maker is exploring capital tie-ups with strategic investors and buyout funds, the report 56

March 29, 2017 12:36 PM Westinghouse files for bankruptcy, in a blow to nuclear power industry

Westinghouse, one of the most storied names in the nuclear energy business, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, dealing a blow to the future of the nuclear power industry and leaving questions about the fate of four reactors under construction in the United States. The filing also ends the marriage of Westinghouse and Toshiba. When the Japanese giant — maker 59

February 7, 2017 7:35 AM Honda Cites Growing Electric Car Demand for Hitachi Venture

Honda Motor Co. plans to set up a joint venture with Hitachi Automotive Systems Ltd. to develop, produce and sell motors for electric vehicles, citing the expected increase in demand for electric autos with tougher environmental standards. The joint venture has plans to manufacture in Japan, U.S. and China, and will consider using Hitachi’s existing 66

January 18, 2017 5:59 PM EU mergers and takeovers (Jan 18)

-- U.S. healthcare company Johnson & Johnson to acquire U.S. peer Abbot Laboratories' eye-surgery unit (notified Jan. 17/deadline Feb. 21) -- Japanese electronics products maker Sharp, which is a unit of Taiwanese conglomerate Hon Hai, to acquire a majority stake in UMC from Skytec UMC (notified Jan. 17/deadline Feb. 21/simplified) -- German cement producers 56