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  • Fujitsu invests in Canadian quantum software company

    TOKYO -- Fujitsu is investing just under 2 billion yen ($17.9 million) in Canadian quantum software developer 1QB Information Technologies as the Japanese information technology giant looks to quickly commercialize its own quantum-inspired computer ... Fujitsu invests in Canadian quantum software company

    November 29, 2017 02:29 am JST
  • Earnings preview

    Fujitsu sees highest profit in over a decade in fiscal 2018

    TOKYO -- Fujitsu expects robust performance in the coming fiscal year as corporate Japan flocks to its information systems and services in pursuit of workplace reform and productivity growth. Sales are expected to total somewhere in the upper 3 ... Fujitsu sees highest profit in over a decade in fiscal 2018

    November 28, 2017 06:01 am JST
  • Huawei snaps up engineering talent from Japan's heavyweights

    .6 billion) last year -- more than Fujitsu and NEC combined. Just three decades after its founding, the company has already overtaken Sony and is catching up to Hitachi. Though Huawei is known for its smartphones, its bread and butter actually consists

    November 23, 2017 10:00 am JST
  • BOJ watch

    BOJ's Kuroda cites side effects of aggressive monetary easing

    Hideo Hayakawa, senior executive fellow at Fujitsu Research Institute. But with Japan's inflation rate near zero and still far from the central bank's 2% target, the BOJ is not mulling adjusting monetary policy anytime soon. It could, however, consider

    November 20, 2017 03:40 pm JST
  • Japan's 70-somethings: Ready spenders with deep pockets

    of nursing homes and other elder care facilities. Fujitsu is also eyeing this demographic with a social website devoted to seniors. The ad-free site offers a place where boomers can meet and chat about common interests, such as books, hobbies and travel

    November 20, 2017 01:30 pm JST
  • Toshiba in talks to sell PC business to Taiwan's Asus

    switched to such rivals as HP and Lenovo. Domestic peers NEC and Fujitsu have already sold or agreed to sell PC operations to Lenovo. Toshiba has taken steps to scale back its business, such as exiting the consumer PC market abroad, and spun off

    November 17, 2017 03:20 am JST
  • Huawei's war for talent keeps Sony and NEC on the edge

    and precision machinery factories. The company plans to hire several dozen engineers and has already recruited a dozen or so, a senior executive said. Huawei posted revenue of 521.57 billion yuan ($78.6 billion) last year -- more than Fujitsu and NEC combined

    November 15, 2017 03:02 pm JST
  • Japan Inc. headed for first revenue growth in 3 years

    equipment sector likely will account for more than two-fifths of the overall increase in net profit for the year, benefiting from information technology investment by the semiconductor industry and other sectors. Sony and Fujitsu, enjoying brisk sales

    November 15, 2017 07:55 am JST
  • Hardware suppliers salivate over Japan's rich 5G telecom market

    in eastern Japan. NEC and Fujitsu are currently the major suppliers for NTT Docomo, but Ericsson is making aggressive overtures. "Our equipment development has advanced to the point where we can almost announce that they support 5G," Ericsson Japan

    November 11, 2017 12:00 pm JST
  • Hong Kong shares rise after Dow's record close

    of about 21.4 billion yuan ($3.24 billion). Personal-computer maker Lenovo Group fell 3.4% after rising 2.2% on Thursday following an announcement to buy a 51% stake in the PC unit of Japan's Fujitsu. Lenovo also on Thursday reported an 11% drop in profit

    November 3, 2017 02:44 pm JST
  • ASIA MARKETS: Hong Kong Shares Rise After Dow Industrial's Record Close

    of about 21.4 billion yuan ($3.24 billion). Personal-computer maker Lenovo Group fell 3.4% after rising 2.2% on Thursday following an announcement to buy a 51% in the PC unit of Japan's Fujitsu. Lenovo also on Thursday reported an 11% drop in profit

    November 3, 2017 02:34 pm JST
  • Lenovo extends lead in Japan's PC market with Fujitsu deal

    TOKYO -- Lenovo Group, which has grown by acquisitions into one of the world's biggest makers of personal computers, has struck a new deal with Tokyo-based Fujitsu that will give the Chinese company a combined two-fifths market share in Japan ... Lenovo extends lead in Japan's PC market with Fujitsu deal

    November 3, 2017 04:21 am JST
  • China's Lenovo eyes more acquisitions despite cash drain

    HONG KONG - Soon after announcing it will buy a controlling stake in the personal computer unit of Japanese information technology company Fujitsu, Chinese smart devices maker Lenovo Group said it will continue to look for other buying

    November 3, 2017 02:02 am JST
  • Nikkei Asia300 Index little changed after Fed signals December rate hike

    said it will record a profit of HK$14.5 billion from the sale. Personal-computer maker Lenovo Group climbed 2.2% after saying it will acquire a 51% stake in the PC unit of Japan's Fujitsu. Lenovo also reported a 11% drop in net income for the quarter

    November 2, 2017 08:31 pm JST
  • ASIA MARKETS: Nikkei Asia300 Index Little Changed After Fed Signals December Rate Hike

    office tower. The company said it will record a profit of HK$14.5 billion from the sale. Personal-computer maker Lenovo Group climbed 2.2% after saying it will acquire a 51% stake in the PC unit of Japan's Fujitsu. Lenovo also reported a 11% drop in net

    November 2, 2017 08:24 pm JST
  • Hong Kong stocks decline as HSBC, insurers drag index lower

    break that it will acquire a 51% stake in the PC unit of Japan's Fujitsu. Lenovo also reported an 11% drop in net income for the quarter ended Sept. 30, but left its interim dividend unchanged from a year earlier at 6 Hong Kong cents. FIH Mobile

    November 2, 2017 07:39 pm JST
  • ASIA MARKETS: Hong Kong Stocks Decline As HSBC, Insurers Drag Index Lower

    break that it will acquire a 51% stake in the PC unit of Japan's Fujitsu. Lenovo also reported a 11% drop in net income for the quarter ended Sept. 30, but left its interim dividend unchanged from a year earlier at 6 Hong Kong cents. FIH Mobile

    November 2, 2017 07:24 pm JST
  • MARKET BUZZ: Hong Kong's HSI Lower; Insurers Offset Advance In Lenovo, CK Asset

    increase by 5%, higher than Bloomberg poll estimate, while net income declines 11%; company says it is buying 51% stake in PC unit of Japanese information and communication technology company Fujitsu. CK Asset Holdings advances 3.6% after saying

    November 2, 2017 06:13 pm JST
  • Lenovo Group 2Q Net Profit Down 11% On Higher Operating Expenses

    information and communication technology company, Fujitsu, it said. Fujitsu will sell a 51% stake in its PC unit Fujitsu Client Computing (FCCL) to Lenovo and a 5% stake to Development Bank of Japan Inc. The transaction is expected to be closed in fiscal

    November 2, 2017 02:40 pm JST
  • Lenovo poised to take majority stake in Fujitsu PC unit

    TOKYO -- Fujitsu and China's Lenovo Group are expected to announce a final agreement to integrate their personal computer operations as soon as this week, with the Japanese company apparently preserving crucial aspects of the brand while giving up ... Lenovo poised to take majority stake in Fujitsu PC unit

    October 31, 2017 06:03 am JST