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  • Ausnutria to Form the Joint Venture with Westland in New Zealand ACN Newswire - 10 hours ago

    Seize the Advantage of High Quality Milk Source of Westland in New Zealand Better Serve China and Overseas Markets HONG KONG, Sept 29, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Ausnutria Dairy Corporation Ltd ("Ausnutria" ...

  • TEPCO and MHPS Sign Basic Business Partnership Agreement for Higher Efficiency Thermal Power Plants ACN Newswire - 13 hours ago

    First Alliance between Japanese Power Company and Plant Manufacturer to Support Thermal Power Plant Operations Signing Ceremony Pagbilao Thermal Power Station TOKYO, Sept 29, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - TEPCO ...

  • Fujitsu Strengthens Organization to Expand its Digital Business and Presence in Global Markets ACN Newswire - 13 hours ago

    TOKYO, Sept 29, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced it will strengthen its organization as it seeks to expand its digital business and global sales - areas of anticipated growth. To do this, the company will on November 1 conduct absorption-type mergers of its three major systems-engineering subsidiaries in Japan - Fujitsu Systems East Limited, Fujitsu Systems West Limited, and Fujitsu Mission Critical Systems Limited - and through to March 31, 2018, will take a phased approach to bolster the structure of its Global Services Integration Business. By enhancing its organizational structure, the Fujitsu Group is evolving into a global services integrator focused on technology solutions(1), aiming to expand the earnings capacity of its core business, while growing with its customers in the digital society.

  • League of Legends ACN Newswire - 14 hours ago

    HONG KONG, Sept 29, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Liu Chuanzhi is best known as the founder of Lenovo. According to Finance Asia's September Issue, on July 9, hundreds of Chinese investors and start-up entrepreneurs flocked to an annual conference held by Legend Holdings. Liu is widely regarded as an icon of entrepreneurial capitalism in modern China and the "godfather" of its information technology industry.

  • China's First PERE+REITs Product Launched; EBP-EBA IMIX Park Asset-backed Special Programme Now Officially … ACN Newswire - 15 hours ago

    HONG KONG, Sept 29, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - The EBP-EBA IMIX Park Asset-backed Special Programme ("IMIX Park REITs"), managed by EBP Capital Asset Management and EBA Investments, was officially ...

  • Gemalto Contactless Wearable Wins Juniper Research Future Digital Award ACN Newswire - 17 hours ago

    AMSTERDAM, Sept 29, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, is celebrating a 2016 Future Digital Award from Juniper Research, a respected industry analyst, for its Celego contactless wristband for transport ticketing and other value added services. The Celego won Best Consumer Offer of Juniper's Commerce and Fintech awards category, reflecting its ability to embed a rich mix of secure contactless services in a stylish and convenient wearable. The consumer product incorporates Gemalto's latest breakthrough in the wearables market, a highly miniaturized chip and antenna that can incorporate all the capabilities of a standard contactless travel card or pass, as well as EMV payments and other ticketing applications, for example.

  • University of Tokyo's Dr. Akira Isogai and Kyoto University's Dr. Hiroyuki Yano Receive the Honda Prize … ACN Newswire - 18 hours ago

    - Contributions to the Development of a High-efficiency Production Method of Cellulose Nanofiber (CNF), Its Application to Products, and the Enhancement of Its Potential for Further Utilization - TOKYO, ...

  • DENSO to Exhibit at the 23rd ITS World Congress Melbourne 2016 ACN Newswire - 18 hours ago

    KARIYA, JAPAN, Sept 29, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - DENSO Corporation will exhibit at the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems, which will be held in Melbourne, Australia, October 10 - 14. DENSO is developing advanced driver assistance system and automated driving technologies in(1) five key function areas and will present its goal in each of the functions as well as the technologies and products that DENSO is developing to achieve them.

  • Hitachi Starts Providing "Walk-Through Type Explosives Trace Detection System" to Detect the Presence … ACN Newswire - 21 hours ago

    TOKYO, Sept 29, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that it will begin providing "walk-through type explosives trace detection system" for critical infrastructure facilities such as power plants and data centers from this October. The system detects explosives in 3 seconds by efficiently collecting the fine particles attached on ID cards and analyzing them with built-in devices. As a first step, Hitachi aims to provide this system to critical infrastructure facilities such as power plants and data centers.

  • Eisai to Present Latest Data on Lenvatinib and Eribulin at ESMO Congress 2016 ACN Newswire - 22 hours ago

    TOKYO, Sept 29, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that a series of abstracts highlighting the latest clinical and pre-clinical data on lenvatinib mesylate (selective inhibitor of ...

  • Honda Sets Monthly Production Records for Worldwide, Overseas, in North America, USA, Asia and China ACN Newswire - 22 hours ago

    TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced a summary of automobile production, Japanese domestic sales, and export results for the month of August 2016. Production in Japan for the month of August 2016 experienced a year-on-year increase for the fourth consecutive month (since May 2016).

  • Malaysian FMCG Distributor TSM Chooses ORION ERP Suite from 3i Infotech for Technology Upgrade ACN Newswire - Thu, Sep 29, 2016 7:25 AM AEST

    TSM was seeking an upgrade to support consolidation at home, expansion abroad MALAYSIA, Sept 28, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Malaysian-based Teik Senn (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, or TSM, a leading fast-moving consumer ...

  • Lubrizol Announces Participation in IWCS 2016 ACN Newswire - Thu, Sep 29, 2016 1:33 AM AEST

    The Lubrizol Corporation's Engineered Polymers business announces that it will participate at the 2016 IWCS Suppliers' Exhibition in Providence, Rhode Island from October 3-4, at Booth 405. Beyond being formulated for maximum abrasion resistance, Lubrizol's Estane TPU also features excellent high temperature, chemical and hydrolysis resistance, as well as excellent low temperature flexibility - expanding the boundaries of traditional TPUs in wire and cable applications. "Lubrizol's latest high performing Estane TPU will further enhance our customers' ability to meet more stringent temperature specifications along with the chemical and hydrolysis resistance and low temperature flexibility required in markets demanding high performance, from oil and gas to transportation" says Peter Kirk, North American power and fluid systems marketing manager, Lubrizol Engineered Polymers.

  • Jete Power Acquired CIGS Thin Film Solar Panels and Photovoltaic Power Generation Business at the Consideration … ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 8:55 PM AEST

    Upon Completion, Novel Sino will become an associate of the Group. According to the Acquisition Agreement, Novel Sino covenanted and guaranteed to Jete Power that the total actual net profit shall not be less than HK$9 million for the two financial years ending 31 December 2017 and 2018 ("Total Guaranteed Profit") ("Profit Guarantee").

  • AbbVie and Eisai Obtain Additional Approval for New Indication of Fully Human Anti-TNF-alpha Monoclonal … ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 6:21 PM AEST

    The First Biologic Treatment Available for Non-Infectious Intermediate, Posterior and Panuveitis Regardless of Underlying Disease TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - AbbVie GK and Eisai Co., Ltd. today ...

  • Eisai Commences Provision of "EMILY" Smartphone App to Support Living with Epilepsy in Japan ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 5:24 PM AEST

    TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has commenced provision of the "EMILY" smartphone app in Japan to enable people with epilepsy and their families to enjoy greater peace of mind. EMILY is the first epilepsy support app which features localized SOS notification for emergencies such as the occurrence of seizures and communication functionality. By encouraging the use of the app among a wide range of people and not just people with epilepsy and their families, the app aims to build communities that support epilepsy.

  • Trillium Announces the SecureCAR SDK and Introduces The 'BrainBox' IVN-in-a-Box ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 5:21 PM AEST

    At escar Asia 2016* Trillium is introducing game changing innovation to the world of automotive cybersecurity TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Trillium Inc, an automotive cybersecurity startup, ...

  • Toyota Unveils Specifications of the New C-HR for the Japanese Market ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 4:07 PM AEST

    Toyota C-HRToyota City, Japan, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation today unveiled an overview of the Japanese market specifications of its new C-HR, or Coupe High-Rider. Toyota will begin accepting advance orders online(4) in early November, and the market launch will follow at the end of 2016 at all Toyota, Toyopet, Toyota Corolla, and Nets dealers nationwide.

  • StatPro Group PLC - World's most scalable performance measurement system for asset managers launched ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 3:13 PM AEST

    StatPro Group plc, ("StatPro", "the Group", AIM: SOG), the cloud-based portfolio analysis and asset pricing services provider for the global asset management industry, launches today a major expansion of its Revolution platform with a new cloud-based performance measurement service,StatPro Revolution Performance. StatPro Revolution Performancesimplifies the critical process of performance measurement for asset managers at a time when data management complexity grows and demands from regulators and clients continue to increase.

  • Toyota Announces Results for August 2016 ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 3:13 PM AEST

    Toyota City, Japan, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation announces its production, domestic sales, and export results for August 2016, including those for subsidiaries Daihatsu Motor ...

  • Fujitsu Opens Test Environment for IoT Systems with Actual Hardware, Accelerates Co-Creation in the IoT … ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 3:02 PM AEST

    Figure 3: Overview of IoT Business Support ServicesTOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu today announced that it has set up an environment at the FUJITSU Digital Transformation Center (DTC), a co-creative workshop space for digital transformation in Minato-ku, Tokyo, for testing IoT systems that combine IoT-related products and services from Fujitsu and its partner companies. Starting today, customers and application-development vendors can run connectivity tests on their applications, easily and at no cost, using the IoT Testing Environment, with the additional benefit of specialist support from Fujitsu's engineers. Users of the test environment can quickly verify the compatibility of their applications with IoT systems, helping them to speed creation of comprehensive IoT solutions that extend from sensor devices to applications.

  • Fujitsu to Partner with Tealium in Digital Marketing Business ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 2:54 PM AEST

    Figure: Image of customer-centric approachTOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has entered into an agreement with US-based Tealium, Inc., a leader in enterprise tag management, to collaborate in digital marketing. Under the agreement, Fujitsu will deploy Tealium's customer data platform, which enables unified management of an enterprise's large volumes of scattered customer data, and which can link with an array of applications in real time at the individual customer level.

  • Fujitsu to Exhibit at "ITS World Conference 2016" in Melbourne ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 2:35 PM AEST

    Spotlighting latest technologies in Human Centric Innovation to create comfortable communities Fujitsu Group booth layout TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Ten Limited ...

  • Mazda Production and Sales Results for August 2016 ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 1:53 PM AEST

    TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Mazda Motor Corporation's production and sales results for August 2016 are summarized below. I. Production 1. Domestic Production Mazda's total domestic production ...

  • Pentaho Opens Tokyo Office ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 1:38 PM AEST

    SAN FRANCISCO and TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Pentaho, a Hitachi Group Company, today announced the opening of its new office located in Tokyo, focused on accelerating adoption of the Pentaho Enterprise platform in Japan's rapidly emerging and fast growing big data and Internet of Things (IoT) markets. The new Japan-based team will work in tight collaboration with other Hitachi teams including Hitachi Insight Group(1) to accelerate Hitachi's IoT solutions and services business utilizing Hitachi's IoT core platform, Lumada, and help the region's enterprise customers achieve greater value from their big data investments.

  • Eisai Submits Supplemental Application for Partial Label Change for Antiepileptic Drug Fycompa ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 1:01 PM AEST

    TOKYO, Sept 28, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that its U.S. subsidiary Eisai Inc. has submitted a supplemental application for its in-house-discovered antiepileptic drug (AED) Fycompa (perampanel) proposing the inclusion in labelling of a description of use as monotherapy for the treatment of partial-onset seizures with or without secondarily generalized seizures in patients with epilepsy 12 years of age and older to the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) based on new FDA policy. The FDA policy has determined that it is acceptable to extrapolate safety and efficacy of AEDs approved as an adjunctive therapy for the treatment of partial-onset seizures to their use as monotherapy for the treatment of partial-onset seizures.

  • NEC Strengthens Internal Core System Using Two-tier ERP ACN Newswire - Wed, Sep 28, 2016 3:27 AM AEST

    TOKYO, Sept 27, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that it will progressively introduce and deploy a core system using SAP's cloud-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, SAP Business ByDesign, to NEC Group companies throughout the world in order to further strengthen global management. NEC New Zealand Limited initiated the first system in September this year. NEC standardizes the business processes of sales, accounting and purchasing that are individually optimized for each NEC Group organization and company, and supports the business by establishing a core system that uses the SAP ERP application.

  • Hong Kong's TNG Wallet Unveils Plans to Go Global ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 10:43 PM AEST

    Launches Four Revolutionary Features Extends Footprint Across 12 New Countries Mr. Alex Kong, Founder & CEO of TNG Wallet, Hong Kong's leading eWallet, speaking at a launch and press conference today at ...

  • AiSpot selects Loyyal to provide Blockchain Loyalty Solution for Norwegian Travel Platform ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 8:22 PM AEST

    NEW YORK, Sept 27, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Loyyal, a leading blockchain start up focused on creating the future in global loyalty and rewards, today announced that it has been selected by AiSpot, a company partly backed by grants from the Norwegian government, to provide its loyalty and rewards platform. AiSpot is building tourist applications for Scandinavian local governments and helps both retail and destinations in Scandinavia to innovate and increase sales and loyalty. The platform includes in-sights to understand customer behaviour and enables efficient marketing and customer behaviour through the Apps.

  • Hong Kong Dinner in London Spotlights New Era of Opportunities ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 8:15 PM AEST

    Brexit, Belt and Road Initiative to Reshape Bilateral Relations HONG KONG, Sept 27, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - The United Kingdom and Hong Kong should work together to seize business opportunities in the ...

  • China Everbright Limited to host Investment Conference 2016 in Qingdao: "Exploring the New Era of Alternative … ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 6:54 PM AEST

    HONG KONG, Sept 27, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - The Everbright Investment Conference 2016, organised by the China Everbright Group's largest overseas financial investment flagship, China Everbright Limited ...

  • Norwegian National Payment Scheme BankAxept Trusts Gemalto to Enable Mobile Financial Services for B … ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 3:10 PM AEST

    AMSTERDAM, Sept 27, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, has been awarded a major contract by BankAxept, the national payment scheme of Norway, to enable all local banks to interconnect through a single credentials management hub for streamlined and secure management of mobile payments services. BankAxept is owned by all the banks in Norway, and is spearheading the efforts to federate the country's banks and merchants in their migration towards digital payments.

  • Precious Metals Research Grants of Up to 5 Million Yen Offered by the Tanaka Memorial Foundation Applications … ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 12:04 PM AEST

    - Grants for educational institutions and public research institutes in Japan - Applications for research and development themes related to new technologies to which precious metals can contribute to and ...

  • Constellation Brands to Host Institutional Investor Meeting in New York City on November 9, 2016 ACN Newswire - Tue, Sep 27, 2016 5:43 AM AEST

    VICTOR, N.Y., Sept. 26, 2016 - Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today that it will host its November 9, 2016, institutional investor meeting ...

  • Sharp at CEATEC Japan 2016 ACN Newswire - Mon, Sep 26, 2016 5:01 PM AEST

    - New Products and Technologies to Be Exhibited, Including the AIoT Smart Home, RoBoHoN, and 8K Monitor - Sharp's CEATEC Booth (image) TOKYO, Sept 26, 2016 - (JCN Newswire) - Sharp Corporation will take ...