/ Feb 22, 2016

Denso, NTT Docomo to cooperate on self-driving technology

Auto parts maker Denso Corp. and mobile phone carrier NTT Docomo Inc. will work together in developing a vehicle control system for automated driving and advanced driver assistance.They said Monday that the LTE and next-generation 5G mobile standards will be used to develop a ...

/ Aug 21, 2014

Denso hit with $2 million fine over bid-rigging in Canada

Denso Corp., the nation’s largest manufacturer of electronic auto parts, said Thursday it had been fined $2.45 million Canadian dollars (¥200 million) by a court in Canada for breaking the competition law by rigging bids on transactions in several kinds of auto parts.The payment ...

/ Jul 1, 2014

Denso exec heads to jail in U.S. price fixing

A Denso Corp. executive will serve about a year in a United States prison after admitting to fixing the prices of auto parts in the U.S. and elsewhere, the Justice Department said Monday.The executive conspired to fix the prices of vehicle instrument panel clusters ...

Feb 21, 2014

Ex-Denso exec to be jailed in U.S. over obstructing cartel probe

A former executive of Japanese auto parts maker Denso Corp. will be jailed in the United States after pleading guilty to obstructing a 2010 investigation of a price-fixing allegation, the U.S. Justice Department said Thursday.The move was part of the department’s probe of price ...

/ Jul 19, 2013

Denso mulls tie-up with Sharp; Makita also eyes investment

Top car parts maker Denso Corp. is considering a business and capital tie-up with ailing electronics maker Sharp Corp. to reduce development and investment costs, a Denso executive said Friday.Denso, affiliated with Toyota Motor Corp., could invest several billion yen if it decides on ...