Economy of Japan

Japan inflation slows to 3.1 pct in February

Japan's consumer prices rose 3.1 percent in February from a year earlier, slowing from the four-decade highs seen in previous months, government data showed on March 24.

The figure, which excludes volatile fresh food, met market expectations and comes after the government introduced relief measures for soaring energy bills.

TME catalogue now includes Murata and Murata Power Solutions Products

Thanks to the establishment of close cooperation between Transfer Multisort Elektronik and Murata Manufacturing, the Polish electronic components distributor is now ready offer to its clients a wide range of Murata and Murata Power Solutions products. It will also result in shortening of the order shipping time to minimum.

Toyota to replace Toyoda as CEO

Toyota named Koji Sato president and CEO on Jan. 26, in a surprise reshuffle that sees third-generation chief executive Akio Toyoda step aside to become board chairman of the world's top-selling automaker.

The Japanese automaker said Sato, 53, would also become operating officer when the changes to its executive structure take effect on April 1.