Japan passes economic security bill to guard sensitive technology

TOKYO — Japan’s parliament on Wednesday passed an economic security bill aimed at guarding technology and reinforcing critical supply chains, while also imposing tighter oversight of Japanese firms working in sensitive sectors or in critical infrastructure. Measures in the legislation, which is primarily aimed at China, will be implemented over two years once it is […]

Fujitsu, Dentsu and ISID embark on strategic cooperation to contribute to sustainable business growth for customers and resolve environmental and social issues

TOKYO, Apr 22, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu, Dentsu Inc. (subsidiary of Dentsu Group Inc., hereinafter Dentsu), and Information Services International – Dentsu, Ltd. (subsidiary of Dentsu Group Inc., hereinafter ISID) today announced their strategic partnership starting April 15, 2022 toward the realization of a customer-oriented transformation along three value chains: “demand […]

Manila Water profit down 18% to P3.7B

MANILA Water Co., Inc. reported a consolidated earnings of P3.7 billion for 2021, which was 18% lower than the previous year due to the pandemic. “The full-year effect of the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic impacted customer demand and business operations, even as domestic and international operations outside the East Zone Concession showed improved performance,” […]

Ukraine-Russia conflict may Hit trade, company expansion plans

RUSSIA’s invasion of Ukraine is sending shockwaves around the globe, including the Philippines, as it may disrupt prices and the supply chain of oil and key commodities. The war could also spook investors.Steven Yu, president of Mandaue Chamber of Commerce and Industry, said the Russia-Ukraine conflict could affect the economic recovery of the country.“The Russia-Ukraine […]

Cake Monster Launches a Monster Supply Burn for Its $MONSTA Token

Bern, Switzerland, January 27, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Cake Monster, a new decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol on the Binance Smart Chain (BSC), has announced a revolutionary supply burn for its token. From the onset, the team at Cake Monster has defined themselves as economic innovators. The economic and innovative model of the project combines a hyper-deflationary native asset […]

Fujitsu and Ridgelinez Launch Services to Visualize Customers’ Carbon Footprint in Supply Chain

TOKYO, Dec 24, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and Ridgelinez Limited (Ridgelinez) today announced a new strategy to strengthen cooperation and deliver services that contribute to the resolution of environmental issues as set out in the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Figure 1. List of SX Consulting Services Figure 2. Dashboard […]

Mitsubishi Power Ships Natural Gas-fired GTCC Power Generation System to the UAE

TOKYO, Dec 16, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Power, a power solutions brand of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), has shipped a total of three M701JAC gas turbines to the Fujairah F3 power plant in the UAE from its Takasago Machinery Works in Hyogo Prefecture. The plant will use an efficient combined […]

Mitsubishi Corporation and Lawson to Supply Lawson Stores with Renewable Energy Through Off-site PPA

TOKYO, Dec 13, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) and Lawson, Inc. (Lawson) are pleased to announce a new collaboration in the supply of renewable energy to Lawson convenience stores. Details are explained below. Lawson will use renewables to power approximately 3,600 of its stores in the Kanto-Koshin District and the […]

Meralco rates go up in December

Residential customers of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) will see higher electricity bills in December as generation charges increased.  In a statement on Friday, Meralco said the overall rate for a typical household went up by P0.3143 per kilowatt-hour (/kWh) to P9.7773 per kWh, from last month’s P9.4630 per kWh.  Residential households consuming 200 kWh will […]