Senior officials from Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp., Fujitsu Ltd. and NEC Corp. will skip the event, spokespeople said.
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Disco is one of a number of little-known Japanese companies that are indispensable to semiconductor production.
The gradual rollout of vaccines globally has fueled a debate over how to entice workers back to the office.
What’s now critical to Panasonic’s future growth is its relationship with the world’s biggest maker of electric cars and ability to claim a share of the global market for EV batteries.
The country must contribute at least ¥1 trillion toward chip development this fiscal year and trillions more after that to help revive its national industry.
The Tokyo-based LCD specialist expects its favored display technology to become the standard for VR because it can achieve higher resolution than OLED.
The nation is unable to return to cutting-edge chip development and manufacturing on its own, LDP lawmaker Akira Amari acknowledged, suggesting a tie-up with the Taiwanese chipmaker.
Shigenobu Nagamori is stepping down almost half a century after founding his pioneering motor maker on the family farm.
The Japanese chipmaker restarted partial production at the plant over the weekend, two days ahead of its original schedule.
The decision came as factions within the firm mounted resistance to a preliminary buyout offer from CVC Capital Partners — where outgoing chief Nobuaki Kurumatani previously worked.