Kobe Steel Ltd (5406.T)
19 Jan 2018
Wed, Jan 17 2018
TOKYO, Jan 17 Toyota Motor Corp said on Wednesday that it had completed an investigation of parts that were supplied by Kobe Steel Ltd with falsified data, and found that they had caused no problems to its vehicles' quality or performance.
WASHINGTON, Jan 12 A U.S. auto regulator asked 29 carmakers to disclose if the safety of any of their vehicles or engines containing products supplied by Kobe Steel Ltd could be affected by data cheating, according to a letter seen by Reuters.
TOKYO, Dec 22 Japan's Nikkei share average eked out small gains on Friday as gains in banks and commodities trading houses offset weakness in pharmaceuticals, while Kobe Steel stumbled after it said senior executives were aware of its data tampering.
TOKYO, Dec 22 Japan's Nikkei share average was flat on Friday morning as gains in commodities trading houses offset weakness in drugmakers, while Kobe Steel stumbled after it said senior executives were aware of data tampering.
TOKYO Kobe Steel Ltd, at the centre of a data-falsification scandal that has shaken Japan's manufacturing industry, admitted for the first time that executives were aware of the cheating, and reassigned three senior officials.
* Kobe says three senior executives knew about data tampering
* To delay the release of results of its external investigation into data tampering by about two months to around end of February 2018 (Reporting by Aaron Sheldrick)
TOKYO Kobe Steel Ltd said on Friday it has been hit with lawsuits over its data tampering scandal and has had two more badges of industrial quality removed, the latest setbacks for the Japanese steelmaker as it seeks to restore its reputation.
* Four individuals in Canada sue Kobe Steel, units for damages (Recasts, adds company update on customer checks)
TOKYO, Dec 8 Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) certification for copper and copper alloy seamless pipes produced by Kobe Steel Ltd's unit Shinko Metal Products has been suspended, the nation's trade ministry said on Friday.