Japanese megabank Mizuho setting up fintech incubator

Focus to be on virtual currency, AI-based loan-screening ventures

  • The 'driverless' car and internet orders

    Japan's Yamato Transport running two trials in seaside city near Tokyo

  • Yamato passing costs of maintaining services onto consumers

    Japanese ground shipper will hike rates amid depressed earnings

  • JAL set to boost international ops after smooth turnaround

    Japanese carrier must negotiate crowded skies over Asia

  • Why all is not well in Zozotown

    Japanese fashion portal operator outearns department stores but faces Amazon-sized competition

  • Overworked Yamato Transport taps brakes on rising volumes

    Japanese home delivery company to raise basic rates by average of 15%

  • Foxconn plans 'capital-intensive' US investment - Chairman Gou

  • Indian court approves Tata's $1.17bn payment to Docomo

    Ruling sets central bank's objections aside

  • MediaTek sees a tepid Q2 amid sluggish China smartphone demand

    Record low margins in Q1 on ferocious competition on the mainland

  • UOB's profit up 5.4%, beating expectations

    Total allowances jumped mainly due to bad loans in oil, gas industry

  • Sony forecasts 3.5 times jump in net profit for current fiscal year

    Increase due to recovery in chip and film businesses

  • Sharp marks first operating profit in 3 years

    Electronics maker to announce current year projection on May 26

  • Foxconn shares jump after Gou's White House visit

    On 7-day winning streak, iPhone assembler's stock closing in on NT$100

  • Indofood logs 11% profit rise in Q1

    Higher palm oil sales lift Indonesia's largest food conglomerate

  • Fonterra takes lead in product safety with new tracking system

    Recent food scandals prompted dairy producer's move to ease consumer concerns

  • Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou visits White House

    Taiwanese iPhone-assembly tycoon likely discussed Toshiba chip unit, US investment

  • Sony's other pledge to investors

    Achieving 10% return on equity appears within reach

  • Sharp to boost output of smartphone camera parts

    Japanese electronics maker bringing Vietnam partner into fold

  • Taiwan's AUO posts Q1 profit amid tighter display market

    Demand for large panels rescues maker from red ink

  • Fanuc to spend $566m to lift robot output in Japan

    Robust Chinese industrial demand prompts move