Japan

Kobe Steel's board of directors bow during a press conference after admitting data fraud © PA Images
'Made in Japan' label on trial
DHL uses Sawyer – a cobot that picks and co-packs – to help fulfil large orders ©Rethink Robotics
Tech briefing: robotics
Japan starts chicken cull after bird flu outbreak
Bid-rigging probe into Japanese rail contracts
EU and Japan seal world’s largest free trade deal
Toray president Nikkaku said a computerised data management system will be installed to prevent tampering © PA Images
Toray is latest Japanese firm to admit faking data
Akira Takeuchi (centre) along with his board of MMC's directors apologised to clients and stakeholders at a press conference in Tokyo © PA Images
Mitsubishi faked aircraft and vehicle parts data
The trains will operate along the 20km elevated LRT Line 1 connecting north and south Manila © Mitsubishi
Mitsubishi to supply trains for Manila transit system
Nikon blamed declining demand for digital cameras on the rise of smartphones © Nikon
Nikon closes camera factory due to rise of smartphones
Kobe Steel said some of its metal products shipped to clients were falsely certified © 123RF
Supply chain fallout after Kobe Steel falsifies data
Japan invests in potato production after shortages
GSR Capital is moving to secure jobs in Sunderland, and expand in China and Europe © Nissan
Nissan to sell its UK and US battery operations to Chinese firm