Rich nations in stalemate over coal subsidy

2015-06-12 20:00

Talks on phasing out a form of coal subsidies have ended in stalemate as Japan, the biggest user of the aid, led calls for more time.

Court rejects cartel challenge by top firms

2013-12-19 18:00

An EU court has ruled that Siemens must pay €396m for participating in a cartel for electricity equipment and also confirmed the roles of Mitsubishi and Toshiba.

Hybrid tablets launch at IFA Berlin

2012-08-30 20:41

Hybrid devices combining a tablet computer and an ultra-thin notebook looked set to be signature products at Europe's biggest consumer-electronics trade fair, IFA, in Berlin.

Sony close to glasses-free 3D TV

2010-08-26 20:02

Sony is working on 3D televisions that don't need special glasses, but sees cost and technological hurdles to overcome before they can go on sale.


Toshiba, SanDisk in $4.8bn chip deal

2014-05-14 10:04

Japan's Toshiba is teaming up with US chip giant SanDisk to produce a "3D" memory chip that will allow users to save up to 50 hours of ultra-high definition video.

EU imposes record cartel fine on Philips

2012-12-05 19:01

The European Commission imposed the biggest antitrust penalty in its history, fining six firms a total of €1.47bn for running two cartels.

Glasses-free 3D TV hits stores in Japan

2010-12-22 16:01

Toshiba has launched in Japan what it calls the world's first television that allows viewers to see 3D images without the need to wear special glasses.

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