Jul 26, 2013 at 08:39 | Source: Reuters
Japan's Nikkei share average fell to a two-week low on Friday morning, as selling accelerated on the back of a firmer yen and disappointing quarterly earnings from the likes of Canon Inc and Advantest Corp.
Jan 22, 2013 at 07:38 | Source: Reuters
The Bank of Japan is set on Tuesday to unveil its most determined effort yet to beat years of economic stagnation, but the big challenge will be how to impress markets already pricing in a doubling of its inflation target and further asset buying.
Jun 27, 2012 at 12:52 | Source: Reuters
Japan's Nikkei average broke a three-session losing run on Wednesday, as investors snapped up construction and real estate shares on expectations they will benefit from a surge in housing demand ahead of a sales tax increase in 2014.
May 28, 2012 at 12:16 | Source: Reuters
Japan's Nikkei average firmed on Monday after eight straight weeks of declines, helped by gains from widely held Fast Retailing and Fanuc Corp which outweighed Renesas Electronics' sharp tumble.
May 15, 2012 at 10:35 | Source: PTI
Canon Inc. is moving toward fully automating digital camera production in an effort to cut costs a key change being played out across Japan, a world leader in robotics.
Nov 21, 2011 at 16:47 | Source: Tech2.com
Back in July, we saw the Canon EOS 600D DSLR camera, which offered some pretty amazing performances.
Sep 09, 2011 at 08:45 | Source: Reuters
Nikon Corp will enter the market for lightweight, interchangeable-lens digital cameras and release its first product with a mirrorless design later this year, the Nikkei business daily reported.
Aug 22, 2011 at 14:32 | Source: Reuters
The Nikkei stock average marked its lowest close since March 15 on Monday as worries about the US economy offset signs that the Japanese authorities stand ready to quell any further yen strength.
Jul 26, 2011 at 15:33 | Source: Reuters
The Nikkei stock average rose on Tuesday as robust quarterly earnings and higher profit forecasts from the likes of digital camera and copier maker Canon Inc helped offset a yen that has strengthened on US debt woes.
Apr 26, 2011 at 13:53 | Source: Reuters
Canon Inc reported a 5% fall in quarterly operating profit and cut its annual outlook to below market expectations as it copes with the effects of Japan's earthquake, which has hit suppliers and hobbled production.