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Kobe Steel"s Hatano plant to lose all JIS certifications: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - A unit of Kobe Steel is set to lose all of its Japan Industrial Standards (JIS) certifications at its Hatano plant, including one already revoked last month, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2017

Kobe Steel plant loses remaining industrial quality badge

TOKYO (Reuters) - A Kobe Steel plant, which is at the center of a data falsification scandal that has roiled supply chains around the world, has been stripped of all its industrial quality certifications, Japan's government said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2017

Kobe Steel loses industrial standards certification for copper products

TOKYO (Reuters) - Embattled Kobe Steel Ltd said on Thursday a Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) certificate for some products made at its Hatano plant near Tokyo has been revoked because of data falsification......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 26th, 2017

Kobe Steel crisis deepens as plant inspected for breach of industrial law

The industry ministry said the inspection was being carried out at a copper tube plant at Hatano, southwest of Tokyo.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 20th, 2017

Kobe Steel copper product plant loses remaining industrial quality badge

There will be some impact on our business as we have lost credibility in our quality assurance system: Kobe Steel.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2017

Kobe Steel to withdraw earnings forecast after data scandal: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - Embattled Kobe Steel Ltd has decided to withdraw its forecast for the current financial year as it struggles to quantify the impact of its data falsification scandal, the Nikkei business daily reported on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2017

Kobe Steel to withdraw its full-year earnings forecast: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - Kobe Steel Ltd has decided to withdraw its forecast for current financial year, the Nikkei business daily reported on Monday, as it struggles to quantify the impact of its data falsification scandal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2017

Kobe Steel plant that supplied plane components being checked

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese authorities are conducting safety checks at a Kobe Steel Ltd aluminum plant that supplied components for a domestically built passenger aircraft, the transport minister said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2017

Kobe Steel plant under inspection: transport minister

TOKYO (Reuters) - One of the Kobe Steel Ltd plants at the heart of a product data cheating scandal is under inspection, Japan's transport minister said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 23rd, 2017

Kobe Steel plant is under inspection by Japan ministry: Kyodo

TOKYO (Reuters) - One of the Kobe Steel Ltd plants at the heart of a product data cheating scandal is being inspected by Japan's transport ministry, Kyodo News reported on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 23rd, 2017

Kobe Steel crisis deepens as plant inspected for breach of industrial law

TOKYO (Reuters) - One of Kobe Steel L.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 20th, 2017

Kobe Steel data fabrication continued after misconduct discovered: Nikkei

TOKYO (Reuters) - Data fabrication at Kobe Steel Ltd continued at its aluminum and steel unit after an internal investigation discovered the misconduct, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 20th, 2017

Kobe Steel plants faked quality data for decades - Nikkei

(Reuters) - Japan's Kobe Steel Ltd falsified product quality data well beyond the roughly 10-year time frame given by the steelmaker, the Nikkei financial daily reported, citing a source with knowledge of the situation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2017

Japan"s benchmark Nikkei index just closed at its highest level since 1996 (5406, , 2282, 2002, 9020, 9021, 7203, 7211, 7261)

Thomson Reuters Nikkei hits 21-year closing high, Topix at decade-high. Defensive stocks lead gains, turnover lacklustre. Kobe Steel plunges 20% to near 1-year low TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share index closed at its.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2017

Nikkei notches 21-year closing high; Kobe Steel sinks for 2nd day

Topix at decade-high; gains mainly led by defensive shares.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 11th, 2017

Tata Steel"s Kalinganagar plant to focus on import substitutes

Tata Steel would focus on manufacturing steel products that help cut down the dependence on imports. Such import substitutes would be produced for an array of sectors like oil & gas, lifting & excavation and automobiles. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard53 min. ago

SAIL and ArcelorMittal to sign pact for auto-grade steel plant

The proposed Joint venture will construct a cold rolling mill and other downstream finishing facilities in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard53 min. ago

Kobe report reveals the whys of its data scandal

Kobe Steel e.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 10th, 2017

Kobe steel blames profit focus, poor quality control for data scandal

No safety issues have so far been identified from the data cheating, which mainly involves falsely certifying the strength and durability of products.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 10th, 2017

Kobe Steel says focus on profit, targets led to scandal

Kobe Steel is pointing to a zealous pursuit of profit, unrealistic targets and an insular corporate culture as the causes of massive faked inspection data at the Japanese metals maker......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 10th, 2017

Kobe Steel Points Finger at Careless Management, Overworked Employees in Scandal

Kobe Steel released a report Friday that blamed lax management and overworked employees for a product-quality scandal, saying the company has to restore trust to survive......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 10th, 2017