Mar 17, 2016 at 14:39 | Source: Reuters
Toshiba, which is selling the unit to help fund restructuring after a massive accounting scandal, said the deal would yield a profit of about 590 billion yen in the current fiscal year ending this month if it closes in time.
Sep 23, 2015 at 09:27 | Source: Reuters
The Asian Business Sentiment Index, representing the six-month outlook at 79 firms, was 60 in the September quarter from 71 in June and 66 a year prior. A reading over 50 indicates a positive view.
Apr 27, 2015 at 12:36 | Source: Reuters
The result comes as the world's biggest camera maker seeks growth opportunities, in part to offset a drop in demand for compacts as consumers increasingly rely on smartphone cameras
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.