Japanese Automakers Sign Engine Research Pact

Japanese Automakers Sign Engine Research PactEight major Japanese automakers have agreed to share engine research.
Daihatsu, Fuji Heavy Industries, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Toyota and Suzuki will team up on basic research into fuel-efficient engines to reduce development costs. The collaboration will study exhaust purification technology for diesel engines according to industry sources.

Kawasaki City And Fujitsu Sign Framework Agreement

Kawasaki City and Fujitsu Sign Framework AgreementThe municipal government of Kawasaki City and Fujitsu Limited have today signed a framework agreement to come together and cooperate in such areas as building a more robust ICT environment and nurturing the next-generation so as to promote a sustainable community.

Renesas Electronics And Sony Sign Definitive Agreement To Transfer Semiconductor Manufacturing Facility And Equipment

Renesas Electronics and Sony Sign Definitive Agreement to Transfer Semiconductor Manufacturing Facility and EquipmentRenesas Electronics Corporation ("Renesas Electronics", TSE: 6723) and Sony Corporation ("Sony", TSE: 6758) today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement to transfer a semiconductor manufacturing facility and related equipment (the "Asset Transfer") at the Tsuruoka Factory (12-inch front-end wafer fabrication line of the semiconductor production facility) of Renesas Yamagata Semiconductor Co., Ltd. ("Renesas Yamagata Semiconductor"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Renesas Electronics, to Sony Semiconductor Corporation ("SCK"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony.

Giants Sign Cuba Wbc Vet Anderson

Giants sign Cuba WBC vet AndersonThe Central League's Yomiuri Giants on Saturday announced the signing of left-handed-hitting Leslie Anderson.
The 31-year-old played for Cuba in the first two editions of the World Baseball Classic in 2006 and 2009. His one-year deal is believed to be worth 60 million yen.