London, May 31, 2016 – This summer, Hitachi-GE Nuclear Energy, Ltd. (Hitachi-GE) will be employing five British students, who will work alongside teams in Hitachi city, Japan, during a three month internship.
Tokyo, Japan, May 23, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that the Hitachi Group launches the new “Global Brand Campaign” that is aligned with the management vision based on the “2018 Mid-term Management Plan” created during the current fiscal year. The new campaign will be rolled out simultaneously in 19 countries through various media. Under the campaign copy “THE FUTURE IS OPEN TO SUGGESTIONS,” the goal of this campaign is to build the brand through collaborative creation with customers and partners.
Tokyo, Japan, May 20, 2016 -- Hokkaido University and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) have jointly developed an advanced technique to treat moving targets with proton beam therapy. This project was awarded a grant in 2010 under the Funding Program for World-Leading Innovative R&D on Science and Technology (the “FIRST Program”), a national project sponsored by the Japanese government. This new technique is now being clinically used with two additional capabilities – Cone Beam CT (CBCT) and Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy (IMPT).
London, 20th May, 2016 - Horizon Nuclear Power Limited (Horizon), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), has today appointed “Menter Newydd”, a specially created world-class joint venture, to help deliver the company’s lead nuclear new build project, Wylfa Newydd.
Tokyo, May 18, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that it has formulated a management plan “2018 Mid-term Management Plan” to aim to become an Innovation Partner for the IoT Era by Social Innovation Business. Summary of “2018 Mid-term Management Plan” are below.
Tokyo, Japan, May 18, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501, “Hitachi”) announced that it would spin off its LCD panel, etc. manufacturing equipment business (the “Business to Be Split-Off “) to a newly established company through an incorporation-type company split (the “Company Split”) on July 1, 2016. On the same date, Hitachi will transfer most of the shares in the newly established company to a company recently established by Polaris Capital Group Co., Ltd.* (President: Yuji Kimura, “POLARIS”)(the “Transfer of Shares”)
Tokyo, May 13, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced its position and policy on decreasing investment unit on the stock exchanges in Japan as follows.
Tokyo, May 13, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced its consolidated financial results for fiscal 2015, ended March 31, 2016.
Tokyo, May 13, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that the Board of Directors decided the year-end dividend for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016 as shown below in view of earnings performance and other factors.
Tokyo, May 13, 2016 --- Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) today announced that the company posted 64.2 billion yen of provision for loss on business of subsidiaries and affiliates regarding estimated future loss related to subsidiaries, as other deductions on unconsolidated basis for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016.