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Tokyo, Jan 26, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, CEO: Haruo Naito, "Eisai") and Ajinomoto Pharmaceuticals Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, President: Takashi Nagamachi, "Ajinomoto Pharmaceuticals") announced today that LIVAMIN Oral Granules (granules of isoleucine, leucine and valine, brand name in Japan: LIVACT Granules), a branched-chain amino acid formula, was launched in the Philippines. Ajinomoto Pharmaceuticals holds the manufacturing and marketing authorization rights to LIVAMIN Oral Granules. Under a basic contract concerning the marketing rights of LIVAMIN Oral Granules in the Asia region signed in February 2009, Eisai obtained the exclusive marketing rights from Ajinomoto Pharmaceuticals to distribute the product in the Philippines as well as Hong Kong, China and Macao. In April 2014, Eisai's subsidiary HI-Eisai Pharmaceutical In... (more)

IIJ, KORG, Saidera Paradiso, Sony to Present the Live Streaming Events Featuring DSDTM 5.6MHz High-resolution Audio

- Streaming concerts at the Spring Festival in Tokyo and the Berliner Philharmoniker to serve as open technological experiment - Tokyo, Jan 22, 2015 - (JCN Newswire) - Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ), KORG Inc. (KORG), Saidera Paradiso Ltd. (Saidera Paradiso) and Sony Corporation (Sony) today announced that they will conduct open technological experiment of live-streaming using the high-resolution digital audio format "Direct Streaming Digital (DSDTM) 5.6MHz". The four companies have partnered with the "Spring Festival in Tokyo"-one of Japan's premier music festivals-and the... (more)

Fujitsu Develops Hybrid Energy Harvesting Device for Generating Electricity from Heat and Light

Paves the way toward widespread energy harvesting, generating self-sufficient power from the surrounding environment Tokyo, Dec 9, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. today announced that it has developed a new hybrid energy harvesting device that generates electricity from either heat or light. With this single device, it is possible to derive energy from two separate sources, which previously could only be handled by combining individual devices. Furthermore, because the cost of the hybrid device is economical, this technology paves the way to the widespread use o... (more)

Mitsubishi Corporation Constructs Coal Fired Power Plant in Mindanao, Philippines

Tokyo, Jan 31, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), together with Toshiba Plant Systems & Services Corporation (TPSC), has concluded a contract with MINERGY Coal Corporation (MCC)(1) to build a thermal power plant in the Philippines. The plant, located in Balingasag in Northern Mindanao, will be composed of two units of 55MW each. The project is being undertaken on a Full Turn-Key (FTK)(2) basis with completion expected by the end of March 2017. In addition to these two units, another unit may be ordered within this fiscal year as an option. The total contract pri... (more)

Supply Contract for the Hong Kong Extension of the Asia-Africa-Europe 1 Submarine Cable System comes into force - to be built by NEC Corporation

NEC to deliver the Thailand-to-Vietnam-and-Hong Kong section of the first high-capacity submarine cable system to link leading South East Asian nations to Africa and Europe via the Middle East Tokyo, Oct 9, 2014 - (JCN Newswire) - The consortium behind the Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1) submarine cable system project - connecting Asia, the Middle East, East Africa and Europe - have signed a supply contract with NEC Corporation for the S1H segment, representing the Thailand-to-Vietnam-and-Hong Kong section of the network. The supply contract has come into force as of October 8, 2014... (more)