Feb 15 (Reuters) - Rion Co Ltd <6823.T>:Says Saitama-based unit, which is engaged in sale of hearing aid, hearing training equipment and medical examination equipment, will merge with Tokyo-based hearing aid unit, effective April 1 .Says Tokyo-based unit will be dissolved after merger .
April 20(Reuters) - Rion Co Ltd <6823.T>:Says chairman Kiyotsune Inoue will resign effective June 23.
RION CO LTD:Raised year-end dividend forecast to 16 yen per share from 13 yen per share for FY ending March 2015.
RION CO LTD:Appoints current president Kiyotsune Inoue as chairman.Appoints Kenichi Shimizu as president to succeed Kiyotsune Inoue.Planned effective April 1, 2015.
RION CO LTD:Says the company increased the consolidated full-year outlook for revenue to 18,500 million yen from 17,500 million yen for the fiscal year ended March 2014.Sees an increased operating profit forecast to 2,100 million yen from 1,900 million yen.Sees an increased ordinary profit forecast to 2,200 million yen from 1,900 million yen.Sees an increased net profit forecast to 1,300 million yen from 1,200 million yen.Sees an increased earnings per share to 111.07 yen from 102.52 yen.Comments the steady progress of sales as the main reason for the forecast.
RION CO LTD:Sees year-end dividend of 14.00 yen per share raised from 11.00 yen per share, for the fiscal year ending Mar. 2014.
RION CO LTD announced that it has decided to issue a mid-term dividend payment of JPY 11 per share for fiscal year ending March 2014, in line with its latest dividend forecast of JPY 11 per share, to all its shareholders as a record of September 30, 2013. The dividend will be paid on December 3, 2013.
RION CO LTD announced that it has raised its consolidated mid-year outlook for revenue from JPY 8,300 million to JPY 8,700 million, operating profit from JPY 700 million to JPY 900 million, ordinary profit from JPY 700 million to JPY 900 million, net profit from JPY 400 million to JPY 540 million and earning per share from JPY 37.64 to JPY 47.70 , for the fiscal year ending March 2014. The Company raised the outlook due to the increased sales, the higher selling price as well as the carrying forward record of some expenses, among others.
RION CO LTD announced that it has decided to issue 165,000 shares for JPY 908.4 per share, or JPY 149,886,000 in total, through private placement, on August 14, 2013.
RION CO LTD announced that it has decided to issue new shares at JPY 969 per share through public offering, to raise JPY 1,065,900,000 in total, and JPY 908.40 per share through private placement, to raise up to JPY 149,886,000 in total. The plan was previously disclosed on July 3, 2013.