• Kyodo


Toshiba Corp. is in talks with Bechtel Corp. and other American engineering companies to sell part of its stake in U.S. nuclear equipment firm Westinghouse Electric Co., sources said.

Toshiba, which owns an 87 percent stake in Westinghouse, plans to keep more than 50 percent to retain management rights. Other U.S. firms involved in the talks include engineering firm Chicago Bridge & Iron Co., the sources said Thursday.

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