Companies

  • New Tepco chief seeks to reorganize nuclear ops

    But finding interested partners won't be easy for the utility behind Japan's Fukushima disaster

  • Thai startup ready for mass production of elder-care robot

    Talking bot created to serve rapidly aging populations in Japan, home country

  • Canon takes step into space, seeks new frontier for growth

    Japanese company places faith in maverick subsidiary as old businesses falter

  • Toshiba demoted to Tokyo exchange's second tier

    Troubled group pushes back release of annual results yet again

  • Executives at Lotte's duty-free business give up 10% of pay

    Chinese shoppers disappearing amid missile-defense controversy

  • Is state-owned Air India set to fly into private hands?

    Tata Group is reportedly interested in buying the ailing flag carrier

  • Affordable helicopter taxis to beat Jakarta gridlocks

    Grab, Uber among those showing interest in aerial transport solutions

  • South Korean carriers resist mobile phone charge cuts

    SK Telecom and KT considering legal action against regulator

  • Toshiba's negative net worth widens to 5.2 billion dollars

    Approval gained to delay annual securities report filing to August

  • China's Geely buys big stakes in Proton, Lotus for discounted price of $235m

    Carmaker is considering assembling Volvos at acquired plant in Malaysia

  • Rix to set up shop in Indonesia

    New sales subsidiary to market factory pumps, valves to Japanese makers

  • Scientist, Ajinomoto bring whiff of change to making ammonia

    New production method from Japanese researcher and food company may slash costs

  • Tencent-backed Indian health care startup faces tax probe

    Officials demand explanation of wide differences in asset valuations

  • China's big ambitions fuel boom ... for Boeing

    Orders soar while state-owned manufacturer pursues large-aircraft

  • Exclusive

    Toyota, Nissan and co to support Takata recovery

    Air bag maker will stop producing components that led to its downfall

  • Rakuten, KDDI breaking into Japan's home-sharing market

    Deregulation seen unleashing huge growth in the business

  • KDDI buys into Toyota to 'deepen relationship'

    Telecom has partnership in connected cars with long-term investor

  • Mitsubishi, Ayala plan Japan-themed section at Manila mall

    Japanese food, culture gaining popularity in Philippines

  • China's Joyson eyes new heights through Takata

    Aggressive acquisitions propel newcomer's rapid rise in car safety devices

  • Itochu, Lippo team up to run Southeast Asian hospitals

    Partners eye region's need for modern health care