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Silicon Valley-style coding boot camp seeks to reboot Japan Inc

Long known as a “monozukuri” – or manufacturing – powerhouse, Japan is in danger of getting left behind as artificial intelligence, robotics, and machine learning sweep through industries from cars to banking


LCD maker Japan Display mulls raising $470m

Japan Display will turn to investment from domestic and overseas funds for now to shore up its finances.


Nippon Life to buy 85.1% stake in MassMutual Japan unit for $980m

The deal had been expected after reports last year that the companies were in talks.


Mitsubishi Heavy to sell stake in Mitsubishi Motors for over $460m

Nissan Motor Co is Mitsubishi Motors’ top shareholder with a controlling 34% stake.


Cash-strapped Japan Display discusses $1.8b deal with Chinese panel makers

Japan Display is aiming to agree a deal by the end of March.


Elliott again ups stake in Japan’s Hitachi Kokusai after KKR raises offer price

Elliott has become Hitachi Kokusai’s No.2 shareholder after Hitachi Ltd, which has a little over 50 percent.


Bain Capital says aims to buy Japan ad agency Asatsu-DK for $1.35b

The buyout will be cancelled if Bain fails to buy a stake larger than 50.1%.


Nomura Real Estate says stake sale to Japan Post scrapped

The two companies reportedly struggled to agree on the terms.


Japan: Sumitomo Metal to pick stake in Canada gold mining project for $195m

Japan’s biggest gold miner looks to boost its output through acquisitions.


Toshiba Tec shares rise more than 6% on sale report

Toshiba denied report that it was looking to sell shares in ToshibaTec.