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UPDATE 1-Japan Display CEO hints at strong Apple orders ahead of new iPhone launch

reuters.com — CEO says not considering deal with Sharp for now * Any talks with Sharp would happen suddenly - CEO (Adds quotes on Sharp merger speculation, shares, background) By Ritsuko Ando and Reiji Murai TOKYO, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Japan Display Inc Chief Executive Mitsuru Homma on Thursday said the screen maker's "biggest client", widely understood to refer to Apple Inc , is increasing orders ahead of the expected launch of a new iPhone this month.

Toshiba scandal continues as more accounting errors found

smh.com.au — Toshiba Corporation has once again delayed announcing its annual financial results, as new accounting errors prevented the company from drawing a line under Japan's worst corporate scandal in four years.

Suzuki Motor says it will buy back VW stake as court settles feud

reuters.com — Their planned partnership soured with Japanese automaker accusing VW of seeking to control it and filing for arbitration in November 2011. VW's stake, acquired in January 2010 for 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion), was worth some $3.8 billion at Friday's closing price.

In Toshiba scandal, the 'tough as nails' target setter

reuters.com — "He gave me goals that scared the hell out of me," Scott told Reuters after Nishida resigned as an adviser to Toshiba, along with two other former chief executives in the wake of a $1.2 billion accounting scandal.
Aug 24, 2015

Behind the Toshiba scandal, a 'tough as nails' target setter. reut.rs/1MJzcwF

Aug 25, 2015

In Toshiba scandal, Patton-like boss 'gave me goals that scared the hell out of me' @ReutersLayne @ritsukoandos: reut.rs/1PvvyFM

INSIGHT-In Toshiba scandal, the 'tough as nails' target setter

reuters.com — Company leadership set unrealistic profit targets * Atsutoshi Nishida was Toshiba president when problems began * Nishida aimed to head Japan's business lobby By Nathan Layne and Ritsuko Ando TOKYO, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Tom Scott, a former U.S.

Toshiba CEO quits over accounting scandal - AOL.com

aol.com — Japan's Toshiba Corp ( 6502.T) said its chief executive was stepping down on Tuesday after an independent investigation found he had been aware the company had been inflating its profits over a number of years.

Toshiba CEO quits over accounting scandal

theglobeandmail.com — Toshiba Corp's chief executive Hisao Tanaka and a string of other senior officials resigned on Tuesday for their roles in the country's biggest accounting scandal in years. Tanaka will be temporarily replaced by Chairman Masashi Muromachi after an independent inquiry found the CEO had been aware the company had inflated its profits by $1.2 billion over a period of several years.

Toshiba CEO steps down over accounting scandal

finance.yahoo.com — By Ritsuko Ando TOKYO (Reuters) - Toshiba Corp's chief executive stepped down on Tuesday after an independent investigation found he had been aware the company had inflated its profits, in the country's biggest corporate scandal in years.

Toshiba CEO quits over accounting scandal

theglobeandmail.com — Japan's Toshiba Corp. said its chief executive was stepping down on Tuesday after an independent investigation found he had been aware the company had been inflating its profits over a number of years. CEO and President Hisao Tanaka will be replaced by Chairman Masashi Muromachi effective Wednesday, the company said in a statement, adding it was considering appointing outside directors to over half of its board seats.

Toshiba CEO to step down over accounting scandal

reuters.com — "If (Japan) fails to implement appropriate corporate governance, it could lose the market's trust," Aso told a news conference on Tuesday. "It's very regrettable." A report by independent investigators released on Monday said Toshiba had overstated its operating profit by 151.8 billion yen ($1.22 billion) over several years, roughly triple Toshiba's initial estimate.
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Sep 03, 2015

RT @ReutersTech: Japan Display CEO hints at strong Apple orders ahead of new iPhone launch reut.rs/1PML6VT

Aug 24, 2015

Behind the Toshiba scandal, a 'tough as nails' target setter. reut.rs/1MJzcwF

Jul 20, 2015

PM Abe on TV defending security legislation, says it's like helping a neighbour put out a fire pic.twitter.com/XtY5K9MUU1

Jul 13, 2015

Nintendo CEO, "gamer at heart" who broadened video game appeal with the Wii, dies of cancer cnb.cx/1M11CCg

Jul 09, 2015

Investigators looking at Toshiba top management's role in accounting scandal -sources reuters.com/article/idUSKC…

Jun 24, 2015

Toshiba CEO says may appoint more outside directors after accounting probs. Now 4/16 are external, including 2 ex-gaimusho

Jun 24, 2015

journos waiting for Toshiba's AGM to start at Ryogoku Kokugikan @ 両国国技館 instagram.com/p/4VS18OSAA3/

Jun 14, 2015

Starting tomoro w/ Toyota vote on "Model AA" class shares: Japan faces stormy proxy season in governance shake-up reut.rs/1GGWXox


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