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Japan Tobacco Inc (2914.T)

2914.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

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19 Jan 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

JAPAN TOBACCO in deal to buy 30.95 pct stake in Ethiopia-based tobacco firm
Thursday, 21 Dec 2017 

Dec 21 (Reuters) - JAPAN TOBACCO INC <2914.T> ::Says it is in deal to acquire 30.95 percent stake in an Ethiopia-based tobacco firm National Tobacco Enterprise Share Company (NET), for $434.1 million, on Dec. 21.Co will raise stake in NET to 70.95 percent up from 40 percent currently .  Full Article

Japan Tobacco has contingency plans around Palmer & Harvey
Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>::JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL SAYS HAS "WORKED CONTINUOUSLY" TO FACILITATE A CONSTRUCTIVE SOLUTION TO PALMER & HARVEY'S CHALLENGES INCLUDING EXTENDING SIGNIFICANT FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL SUPPORT.JAPAN TOBACCO INTERNATIONAL SAYS EFFORTS TO SUPPORT P&H WERE NOT SUCCESSFUL BUT HAS A CONTINGENCY PLAN IN PLACE AND EXPECTS NO SIGNIFICANT INTERRUPTION IN SUPPLY.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco says change of president
Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017 

Nov 21 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Says it names Masamichi Terabatake as new president to replace Mitsuomi Koizumi.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 bln to 92 billion cigarettes
Wednesday, 1 Nov 2017 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>::cuts annual domestic cigarette sales forecast by 1 billion cigarettes to 92 billion.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco acquires PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara
Tuesday, 31 Oct 2017 

Oct 31 (Reuters) - Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>:Says it fully acquired Indonesia-based Kretek tobacco firm PT. Karyadibya Mahardhika and PT. Surya Mustika Nusantara on Oct. 31.Previous news was disclosed on Aug. 4.  Full Article

Menlo Therapeutics signs license agreement with Japan Tobacco, Torii Pharma for NK-1 receptor antagonist
Wednesday, 10 Aug 2016 

Menlo Therapeutics Inc : Menlo Therapeutics signs exclusive license agreement with Japan Tobacco and Torii Pharmaceuticals for development and commercialization of NK-1 receptor antagonist in Japan . Entered into license agreement with Japan Tobacco Inc. and Torii Pharmaceutical for development,commercialization of serlopitant in Japan .JT,Torii to pay co upfront licensing fees,payments upon achievement of certain milestones, royalties based on future sales in Japan.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco gets 40 pct stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C for $510 mln
Monday, 18 Jul 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T>: Says it got 40 percent stake in National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C from Ethiopian government for $510 million .Says National Tobacco Enterprise Ethiopia S.C is engaged in production and sales of the tobacco brand "Nyala".  Full Article

R&I affirms Japan Tobacco Inc's rating at "AA" and announces stable outlook
Friday, 20 May 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc <2914.T> : Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "AA" .Says rating outlook stable.  Full Article

Japan Tobacco intends to appeal UK's "plain packaging" ruling
Thursday, 19 May 2016 

Japan Tobacco International <2914.T>: Intends to appeal against decision of High Court in London to reject its legal challenge to UK legislation introducing plain packaging for tobacco products Further company coverage: [2914.T] (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136).  Full Article

Japan Tobacco to issue dollar-denominated corporate bonds
Friday, 8 Apr 2016 

Japan Tobacco Inc:To issue dollar-denominated corporate bonds worth $750 million, on April 13.The bonds are each with issue price at $99.976 per face value of $100, maturity date April 13, 2021 and coupon rate 2.00 pct per annum.To issue dollar-denominated corporate bonds worth $500 million, on April 13.The bonds are each with issue price at $99.879 per face value of $100, maturity date April 13, 2026 and coupon rate 2.80 pct per annum.  Full Article

BUZZ -Imperial shares fizzle after Japan Tobacco CEO dampens deal chatter

** Imperial Brands shares down 2.6 percent on Thursday, touching their lowest level since August 2015