The Mainichi Daily News: Panasonic, Fujitsu, Renesas Begin Talks on Merging System-Chip Operations

Panasonic, Fujitsu, Renesas begin talks on merging system-chip ops – The Mainichi Daily News.

Times are hard in Japan.  The Tsunami and Thailand flooding is taking its toll.  Panasonic alone lost 9 billion (with a B) dollars last year, and Sony and Sharp aren’t doing much better.