A week in Japan tech
- NEC is to sell its entire stake in Meisei Electric as part of a restructuring drive aimed at cutting costs. NEC is the biggest shareholder in telecoms equipment manufacturer Meisei Electric, with a 15.2% stake. The shares will be sold to fund manager Japan Equity Capital, a joint venture between Daiwa Securities SB Capital Markets and Sumitomo.
- NTT DoCoMo Inc. to add three new services to its M-stage video content distribution in an effort to attract PDA personal digital assistants users to its mobile communications services. The M-stage V-Live service is a one-to-many video streaming service that transmits live and archived video content...