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Honda adjusts North American output due to parts shortage

...Indiana plant and another in Canada still have to trim output, company spokeswoman Misato Fukushima said Friday in Tokyo headquarters.Production from Feb. 16 to Feb. 23 was already cut by 20,000 cars because all five plants were affected...
Japanese anti-monopoly authorities raid Japan unit of Microsoft

...the authorities said. A spokeswoman at Microsoft Japan confirmed that the Fair Trade Commission inspected the Tokyo headquarters office but denied any wrongdoing. A commission official, speaking on customary condition of anonymity, said Microsoft...
Responsibility taken for nuclear accident

...workers to the hospital. Police planned to raid the JCO plant in Tokaimura, 70 miles northeast of Tokyo, and its Tokyo headquarters on Wednesday, Japanese media reported, adding that authorities suspect professional negligence and violation of...
XXX Technology
Building Bridgestone: Leader targets quality

...will begin making tires in 1999 and employ 800 when it gets to full production. In an interview in Bridgestone's Tokyo headquarters, the chairman and chief executive officer of the company outlined Bridgestone's business philosophy and talked...
iPod music player winning over Japanese fans

...United States, Apple vice president Yoshiaki Sakito, a former Sony employee, said in an interview at Apple's Tokyo headquarters That's almost certain to change the music download industry in Japan by winning over those who now opt for cheaper...
Life & style
Losses balloon at scandal-hit Mitsubishi Motors

...steadily progressing toward self-revitalization," President Hideyasu Tagaya told reporters at Mitsubishi's Tokyo headquarters, referring to his company by its acronym. "I will take the lead in all our operations to deliver cars our customers...
Scandal-plagued Mitsubishi Motors carries out pay cuts

...of defects it had concealed for years. "We are confident we have now come clean," Okazaki told reporters at Tokyo headquarters, reiterating that he saw the turnaround plan announced May 21 as the "last chance" for Mitsubishi Motors' survival...
Georgia Tech lab tests accessibility of products

...Dr. Fain's team when looking to improve the accessibility of its copiers. Researchers visited the company's Tokyo headquarters and met with engineers to help tinker with the design, resulting in a final model with improvements including tilted...
Japan rebuilding in development rush

...years moved Asian offices to Singapore, Bangkok and elsewhere. The just completed Prudential Tower houses the Tokyo headquarters of the U.S. life insurance company and includes fashionable apartments, a Citibank branch and restaurants...