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Panasonic's April-June net profit up by 8 fold

Japanese consumer electronics giant Panasonic Corp. said Wednesday its quarterly earnings surged more than eight-fold, helped by the weaker yen and a one-time boost from a change in its corporate pension scheme.Full story

Japan's robots eye car industry to take up smartphone slack

TOKYO (Reuters) - As the breakneck growth in the global smartphone market eases, the mostly Japanese companies that make the robots that build the phones are looking to automakers to take up the slack. Full story

Panasonic, Sanyo, LG Chem in price-fixing plea deals: U.S.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Panasonic Corp <6752.T>, its subsidiary Sanyo Electric Co Ltd <MATEIH.UL> and LG Chem Ltd <051910.KS> agreed to plead guilty to separate price-fixing allegations involving automotive parts and notebook computer battery cells, the U.S. Justice Department said Full story

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