Deals

  • Toshiba, Western Digital edge closer to memory unit deal

    CEO Milligan in Japan as negotiations enter final stage

  • CBS to buy troubled Australian broadcaster Ten Network

  • Tokyo Tekko, Itoh Iron & Steel to begin merger talks

    Tough market forces second-tier electric furnace operators to consider survival plan

  • Toyota to plug up to $9m into Japanese AI startup

    Tokyo-based developer licenses algorithms for image recognition, chatbots

  • Exclusive

    Toyota, Mazda collaborating on connected-car software

    Shared system to debut in Camry this summer, Mazdas in fiscal 2018

  • Kansai Electric buying Orix Electric to widen Tokyo footprint

    $159m deal comes as Japanese utilities adjust to market liberalization

  • Motherson Sumi charts aggressive global acquisition strategy

    Indian autoparts maker to spend billions to boost sales, chairman says

  • Alibaba-backed startup to buy Baidu's food delivery service

    Familiar rivals left standing in hotly contested market in China

  • Samsung threat pushes Toshiba, Western Digital to make up

    Partners look to put flash memory dispute behind them, catch up to leader

  • FamilyMart Uny selling stake in supermarket unit to Don Quijote

    Partners to open stores in each other's locations, aiming to boost foot traffic

  • With Dole, Itochu picks raspberries as path into European market

    Japanese trading house buys into Serbian fruit processor to get foothold

  • Toshiba, Western Digital eye $18bn figure for memory arm

    Embattled conglomerate works toward bid, seeks funds to stave off delisting

  • Takata deal coming 'very shortly': Key Safety chief

    Outgoing CEO Jason Luo says funds coming together and his resignation won't affect talks

  • Automotive supplier NSK builds war chest for buyouts

    Power steering maker seeks reinforcements as electrification advances

  • Toshiba to prioritize Western Digital in memory unit sale

    Negotiations heating up in hopes of cutting a deal by the end of August

  • MS&AD Insurance to buy Singapore's First Capital

    Japanese insurer announces $1.6bn deal for nonlife insurer

  • Japan seeks to spur all-stock deals

    Tax break would target bought-out shareholders

  • Backed into corner, Toshiba, Western Digital edge closer to deal

    Strong pressure from banks, risks of inaction bring both sides to the table

  • Japan Tobacco staking growth on emerging markets

    Cigarette business slows to a wisp in developed nations

  • Autobacs to team up with gas station operator in Thailand

    Japanese car parts seller seeks greener pastures as home market shrinks