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  • *Takata filed for bankruptcy in U.S. and Japan. TOKYO, June 27- Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp expressed condolences on Tuesday to victims of its faulty air bags linked to at least 16 deaths and 180 injuries around the world, but stopped short of offering a full apology. The meeting came a day after Takata, facing tens of billions of dollars in costs and...

  • LONDON, June 27- A drop in autos stocks after Germany's Schaeffler cut its profit outlook and disappointment over a failed buyout of Stada hit European shares on Tuesday, offsetting gains among basic resources firms and Spain's Bankia. Germany's DAX was 0.4 percent weaker. Spanish banks were a bright spot as investors cheered Bankia's move to buy smaller peer...

  • TOKYO, June 27- Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp expressed condolences on Tuesday to victims of its faulty air bags linked to at least 16 deaths and 180 injuries around the world. Executives offered the apology at the firm's last annual shareholder meeting as a listed company. Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the United States and...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 26- Chipmaker Nvidia Corp announced on Monday it was partnering with Volvo Cars and Swedish auto supplier Autoliv to develop self-driving car technology for vehicles due to hit the market by 2021.. Volvo is owned by China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd. The company, whose many partners already include Tesla Inc, Toyota Motor Corp and tier...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 26- Chipmaker Nvidia Corp announced on Monday it was partnering with Volvo Cars and Swedish auto supplier Autoliv to develop self-driving car technology for vehicles due to hit the market by 2021.. Volvo is owned by China's Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd. The company, whose many partners already include Tesla Inc, Toyota Motor Corp and tier...

  • TOKYO, June 27- Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp apologised on Tuesday to victims of its faulty air bags linked to at least 16 deaths and 180 injuries around the world. Executives offered the apology at the firm's last annual shareholder meeting as a listed company. Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the United States and agreed to be...

  • TOKYO, June 27- Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp apologized on Tuesday to victims of its faulty air bags linked to at least 16 deaths and 180 injuries around the world. Executives offered the apology at the firm's last annual shareholder meeting as a listed company. Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and the United States and agreed to be...

  • *Takata files for protection in Japan, U.S. *Liabilities estimated by analysts at $15 bln. TOKYO/ WASHINGTON, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp, at the center of the auto industry's biggest-ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan, and said it had agreed to be largely acquired for $1.6 billion by the Chinese-owned U.S.-based Key...

  • *Takata files for protection in Japan, U.S. TOKYO/ WASHINGTON, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp, at the center of the auto industry's biggest-ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan, and said it had agreed to be largely acquired for $1.6 billion by the Chinese-owned U.S.-based Key Safety Systems. TK Holdings, its U.S....

  • *Takata files for protection in Japan, U.S. TOKYO/ WASHINGTON, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp, the firm at the center of the auto industry's biggest ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan, and said it had agreed to be largely acquired for $1.6 billion by the Chinese-owned U.S.-based Key Safety Systems.

  • *Takata files for protection in Japan, United States. TOKYO, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp, the firm at the center of the auto industry's biggest ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan, and said it would be bought for $1.6 billion by U.S.-based rival Key Safety Systems. Takata Americas, its U.S. arm, filed for Chapter 11...

  • TOKYO, June 26- Japan's Nikkei share average ticked up on Monday, clinging near two-year high hit last week, on positive views of the global economy, though turnover was at the lowest level in more than two months. "The 20,000 level is a key support level with positive focus to increase on stock specific earnings, corporate actions and return-on-equity increases,"...

  • TOKYO, June 26- Japanese airbag maker Takata Corp has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan. The company says it is facing between $10 billion and $50 billion in liabilities from almost a decade of recalls and lawsuits linked to its defective air bag inflators, which could explode with too much force, sending metal shrapnel into vehicle...

  • *Takata files for protection in Japan, U.S. TOKYO, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp, the firm at the centre of the auto industry's biggest ever product recall, filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan, and said it would be bought for $1.6 billion by U.S.-based Key Safety Systems. TK Holdings, its U.S. operations, filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Delaware...

  • TOKYO, June 26- Japan's Nikkei share average ticked up on Monday morning as the dollar-yen held steady, while investors' attention fell squarely on Takata Corp after it filed for bankruptcy protection. The Tokyo Stock Exchange said shares of Takata would be delisted on July 27 after it filed for bankruptcy protection. "Takata's bankruptcy is bad news, but since...

  • TOKYO, June 26- Embattled airbag maker Takata Corp on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and said it would seek $1.588 billion in financial aid from U.S.-based auto parts supplier Key Safety Systems. The filing at the Tokyo District Court followed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection filing in the United States. The Tokyo Stock Exchange said shares...

  • TOKYO, June 26- Embattled airbag maker Takata Corp on Monday filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan and said it would seek $1.588 billion in financial aid from U.S.-based auto parts supplier Key Safety Systems. The KSS deal would help it deal with the fallout from its defective airbag inflators at the centre of the global auto industry's biggest ever recall,...

  • *Takata board held meeting this morning in Tokyo- Japan media. *Bankruptcy filings coming soon in Japan- Reuters sources. TOKYO, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp, the firm at the centre of the auto industry's biggest ever product recall, will file for bankruptcy protection in Japan on Monday with liabilities of more than 1 trillion yen, a source said.

  • TOKYO, June 26- Japan's Takata Corp decided on Monday to file for bankruptcy protection in Japan with liabilities of more than 1 trillion yen, Japanese media reported, as the auto parts supplier has struggled due to its defective air bag inflators at the centre of the auto industry's biggest ever product recall. Chapter 11- style bankruptcy protection...

  • OIZUMI, Japan, June 21- Japan's nearly 200,000- strong Brazilian immigrant community live in pockets scattered across the middle of the country, clustered around auto parts factories or warehouses where they have jobs. Japan saw a big influx of Brazilian immigrants after it revised immigration laws in 1990 to encourage second- and third-generation...