Tag archive for ‘Japan’
By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020

L’Oréal to acquire Japanese skincare company Takami

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); French cosmetics giant L’Oréal has agreed to acquire Japanese skincare company Takami for an undisclosed price. The Japanese firm develops and More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Sunday, December 6th, 2020

Olympus to acquire US medical device firm Veran Medical Technologies for $340m

Olympus Corporation has signed a deal worth up to $340 million to acquire Veran Medical Technologies (VMT), a Missouri-based provider of advanced medical devices specializing in interventional pulmonology. The Japanese More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Saturday, November 28th, 2020

Astellas, FibroGen get extended Roxadustat approval in Japan for anemia of CKD

Roxadustat approval – Astellas Pharma and FibroGen have secured approval for EVRENZO (roxadustat) in Japan for the treatment of anemia associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in adults, who are not on More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, November 16th, 2020

Walmart to sell 85% stake in Japanese supermarket chain Seiyu to KKR and Rakuten

Walmart has agreed to sell a stake of 85% in Seiyu, a Japanese supermarket chain, to KKR and a subsidiary of Rakuten, for a combined price of over $1 billion. The US retailing giant will retain a stake of 15% in More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, October 12th, 2020

Sano Solar Power Plant : Pacifico Energy breaks ground on 54MW plant in Japan

Pacifico Energy has broken ground on the 53.9MW (DC) Sano Solar Power Plant in Sano-shi, Tochigi Prefecture in Japan. The Sano Solar project marks the first plant being developed by the Japanese renewable energy More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, October 7th, 2020

Danone sells remaining stake in probiotic milk beverage maker Yakult Honsha

French food company Danone has sold its remaining stake of 6.61% in Yakult Honsha, the maker of Japanese sweetened probiotic milk beverage Yakult, for JPY 58 billion (€470 million). Danone took up the sale to More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Tuesday, October 6th, 2020

NEC to acquire Swiss fintech company Avaloq for $2.2bn

NEC acquisition of Avaloq : NEC Corporation, a Japanese IT and electronics company, has agreed to acquire Avaloq Group, a Swiss financial software company, for CHF 2.05 billion ($2.27 billion). Avaloq is a provider More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, July 26th, 2020

Hirado Minami Wind Farm : Vestas to supply V105-3.6 MW turbines for Japanese wind project

Vestas has bagged a turbine supply contract from Japan Wind Development (JWD) for the 40MW Hirado Minami Wind Farm in the Nagasaki prefecture in Japan as per the latest wind industry news. Japan Wind Development More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, June 26th, 2020

Bridgestone acquires tire management solutions provider iTrack Solutions

Bridgestone, a Japanese tire and rubber company, has acquired iTrack Solutions Business from Transense Technologies, a UK-based technology research licensing company, for an undisclosed price. iTrack Solutions provides More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, May 25th, 2020

Fresh Del Monte Produce begins operations at fresh cut plant in Yokohama

Fresh Del Monte Produce said that its subsidiary Fresh Del Monte Japan began operations at its newly completed $19 million fresh cut plant in Yokohama, Japan. The new fresh cut plant in Yokohama is said to have More...