Isuzu, DENSO, Toyota, Hino, and CJPT to Start Planning and Foundational Research on Hydrogen Engines for Heavy-Duty Commercial Vehicles

TOKYO, Jul 8, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Isuzu Motors Limited (Isuzu), DENSO Corporation (DENSO), Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota), Hino Motors, Ltd. (Hino), and Commercial Japan Partnership Technologies Corporation (CJPT) announced today that they have started planning and foundational research on hydrogen engines for heavy-duty commercial vehicles with the aim of further utilizing […]

Fujitsu announces plans to acquire Asia-Pacific’s largest independent ServiceNow consultancy, Enable Professional Services

TOKYO, Jul 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and Fujitsu Australia today announced acquisition plans for Asia-Pacific region’s largest independent ServiceNow-specialist, Enable Professional Services. This acquisition continues our approach of using M&A as a tool to support Fujitsu’s growth ambitions. Prior to this, Fujitsu Australia acquired data and AI-consultancy, Versor, and […]

MHI Delivers Testing Equipment for Safety Demonstration of Nuclear Fusion Blankets for ITER in Southern France

TOKYO, Jul 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed delivery of testing equipment to the Rokkasho Fusion Institute in Aomori Prefecture, part of Japan’s National Institutes for Quantum Science and Technology (QST), to confirm and demonstrate the safety of the “blanket,” a core component of a nuclear […]

Fujitsu Develops New Technology for Accurately Estimating Postures of the Human Body from Point Cloud Data Using Millimeter-wave Sensor

TOKYO, Jul 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu has successfully developed a new technology to accurately estimate postures of the human body from coarse-grained point cloud data obtained with a conventional millimeter-wave sensor. Fujitsu plans to deploy the newly developed technology at hospitals and nursing care facilities to support nurses and caregivers […]

U.S. FDA Accepts and Grants Priority Review for Eisai’s Biologics License Application of Lecanemab

TOKYO, Jul 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the Biologics License Application (BLA) under the accelerated approval pathway for lecanemab (development code: BAN2401), an investigational anti-amyloid beta (Abeta) protofibril antibody for the treatment of mild […]

Mitsubishi Power Receives Serial Contracts from Taiwan Power for Large-Scale Modification of GTCC at the Datan Power Plant

TOKYO, Jul 5, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has received a series of contracts from Taiwan’s state-owned Taiwan Power Company (TPC) for a large-scale renovation project of power generation equipment at the Datan Power Plant in the city of Taoyuan, on […]

Mitsubishi Corporation: Seven-Member Partnership Commits to Warehouse DX Initiative

TOKYO, Jul 1, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – We are pleased to announce that a partnership of seven entities has today agreed to undertake a joint initiative to promote digital transformations (DX) in Japan’s warehousing industry. The partnership members are Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), Mitsubishi Corporation LT, Inc. (MCLOGI), UTokyo Innovation Platform Co., Ltd. […]

NEC Expands Global Solutions Delivery Capacity with Acquisition of Aspire Technology, a Network Solutions and System Integration Company

TOKYO, Jul 1, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) has further increased its capacity to deliver End-to-End Open RAN ecosystems, along with system design and integration for legacy networks, to operators globally with its agreement to acquire Aspire Technology Unlimited Company (Aspire Technology), headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. The company is […]

DOCOMO and CyberAgent to Establish New Advertising Company: Prism Partner Inc.

TOKYO, Jun 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NTT DOCOMO, INC. and CyberAgent, Inc. have announced that they have agreed to establish a new company, Prism Partner Inc., to utilize DOCOMO and CyberAgent’s business resources for advertising. 1. Background In 2021, online ad spending in Japan totaled nearly 2.71 trillion yen, up 21.4% […]

MC and Maruha Nichiro Agree to Establish New Joint Venture in Salmon (land-based)

TOKYO, Jun 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Maruha Nichiro Corporation (Maruha Nichiro) are pleased to announce our agreement to establish a new joint venture company, ATLAND Corporation (ATLAND), that will specialize in the land-based production of salmon. ATLAND will be established in Nyuzen town of Toyama prefecture in […]

Mazda Production and Sales Results for May 2022

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Jun 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mazda Motor Corporation’s production and sales results for May 2022 are summarized below. I. Production 1. Domestic ProductionMazda’s domestic production volume in May 2022 decreased 30.2% year on year due to decreased production of passenger vehicles. [Domestic production of key models in May 2022]CX-5: […]

MHIENG’s First Compact CO2 Capture System Goes into Commercial Operation at Biomass Power Plant in Hiroshima

TOKYO, Jun 30, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering, Ltd. (MHIENG), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, has launched full-scale operation, on schedule, of a compact CO2 capture system ordered in November 2021 by Taihei Dengyo Kaisha, Ltd. It is the first system of its kind to go […]

Milestone of THz Communication

TOKYO, Jun 29, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Scientists from a project coordinated by Technische Universitat Braunschweig in Germany and Waseda University in Japan with ten other partners from five countries have succeeded for the first time worldwide in developing a bidirectional THz radio link that can be connected as a “backhaul” to […]

Infinera and NEC to Modernize Neutral Networks’ Mexico to United States Fiber Optic Network with Industry-leading ICE6 800G Solution

San Jose, Calif., Mexico City and Tokyo, Jun 29, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Infinera (NASDAQ: INFN) and NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today that Neutral Networks deployed Infinera’s ICE6 technology for its new transnational neutral fiber optic network NEXT. The companies worked closely together to design the largest optical network modernization between […]

Fujitsu Recognized as Winner of 2022 Microsoft Education Partner of the Year Award

TOKYO, Jun 29, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu today announced that it has won the 2022 Microsoft Education Partner of the Year award. Fujitsu was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. “Fujitsu is thrilled to […]

Hitachi High-Tech Launches the AFM100 Pro High-Sensitivity Scanning Probe Microscope System with Improved Detection Sensitivity

TOKYO, Jun 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi High-Tech Corporation today announced the launch of the AFM100 Pro High-Sensitivity Scanning Probe Microscope System, a high-end scanning probe microscope (AFM(1)/SPM(2)) equipped with a newly developed high-sensitivity optical head that improves sensitivity when measuring physical properties and enables measurement at atomic and molecular scales. […]

Hokkaido University and NEC conclude an agreement for developing spatial sensing to combat the spread of illness

TOKYO, Jun 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hokkaido University and NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) have concluded a collaborative agreement to promote the realization of a “safe and secure society through spatial sensing”(1) that helps to prevent the spread of illness. In recent years, COVID-19 has had a devastating impact on people’s lives […]

Fujitsu global survey demonstrates how ‘digital first’ approach helps to accelerate sustainability transformation

TOKYO, Jun 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu today released its “Fujitsu Future Insights Global Sustainability Transformation Survey Report 2022,” highlighting the results of a survey of 1,800 business executives and decision makers in 9 countries conducted by Forrester Consulting with the aim of understanding global trends and current conditions in sustainability […]