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Sharp's humanoid RoBoHon robot to guide tourists in Kyoto

Sep 11, 2018

Sharp's humanoid RoBoHon robot to guide tourists in Kyoto

Sharp Corp.'s RoBoHon, a small humanoid robot with artificial intelligence features, will accompany tourists in taxis in Kyoto and offer sightseeing guidance in Japanese, Chinese and English starting Sept. 22, the service providers said Tuesday. Sharp, Kyoto-based taxi operator MK Co. and travel agency JTB ...

Sharp streamlines Malaysian operations under Hon Hai leadership

/ Apr 2, 2018

Sharp streamlines Malaysian operations under Hon Hai leadership

Electronics firm Sharp Corp. has merged two Malaysian arms to streamline business operations in the Southeast Asian country in line with restructuring policy under Taiwanese parent Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. Sharp Electronics Malaysia, a manufacturing and sales unit of the Osaka-based company, absorbed Sharp ...

Sharp to add three co-CEOs on Jan. 1

/ Dec 23, 2017

Sharp to add three co-CEOs on Jan. 1

Sharp Corp. said Saturday it will appoint three co-CEOs on Jan. 1 to lead the electronics maker alongside its sole CEO and President Tai Jeng-wu. The new chief executive officers, all chosen from within Sharp's upper management, will be candidates to succeed Tai, who was ...