August 13, 2006: Toshiba has sold 10% of its majority share in Westinghouse to Kazatomprom, the Kazakh state-owned uranium producer. The sale will reduce Toshiba’s debt levels and open new markets to Kazatomprom.
October 16, 2006: Toshiba acquires westinghouse for $5.4 Billions
2010: Westinghouse moved world headquarters from Monroeville, Pennsylvania, to Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.
February 24, 2010: Japan offers to enrich uranium for Iran: report
March 11, 2011: Fukushima Tsunami
2012: Construction of a Georgia nuclear power plant stalled for eight months as engineers waited for the right signatures and paperwork needed to ship a section of the plant from a factory hundreds of miles away.
March 29, 2016: Toshiba’s Westinghouse filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
August 13, 2016: Kazatomprom buys into Westinghouse
June 15, 2016: David Cameron has resigned
December 6, 2016: S. Korea’s KEPCO named preferred bidder for Toshiba’s UK nuclear unit
December 8, 2016: Ex-Toshiba president Nishida, named in damages suit, dies at 73
January 21, 2017: Trust banks plan to sue Toshiba over 2015 accounting scandal
January 28, 2017: Toshiba is set to sell a majority stake in its NAND flash-memory