- Ensuring the Safety of Our Products and Services to Customers
In all our corporate activities, we shall make it a matter of priority to provide our customers with safety and security in the operation and use of our products and services.
- Promoting Fair Dealing and Free Competition
We shall comply with the laws and regulations of each country and region concerning the promotion of fair and free competition, deal fairly with all our customers and other business partners and conduct transactions under appropriate conditions. In addition, in relation to other companies in the same business, we shall not illegally, dishonestly or unreasonably restrict their business, nor shall we defame them.
- Fair and Proper Information Disclosure and Exercise of Complete Information Control
Our corporate information, such as our Groupʼs financial condition and business activities, shall be disclosed in a fair, prompt, correct, and clear manner in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, and we shall exercise strict control over confidential information collected through our business activities so as not to infringe the rights of third parties.
- Implementation of Appropriate Research and Development Activities
When carrying out research and development, we shall protect the dignity, privacy, and human rights of trial subjects, and shall comply with applicable laws and regulations to carry out our research activities in accordance with high ethical standards.
- To Respect Intellectual Property
We respect both the rights of our Group’s intellectual property and the intellectual property of others.
We shall not unlawfully acquire or use any confidential business information or the proprietary assets of others.
- To Maintain International Peace and Safety
We shall comply with export- and import-related laws and regulations, and shall not engage in any transaction which may impede the maintenance of international peace and safety.
- To Conduct Proper Accounting and Appropriate Tax Payments
We shall always apply the appropriate accounting measures and recognize the tax obligations set forth in applicable tax laws and accounting regulations and standards.
- To Respect Human Rights and to Improve Occupational Health and Safety
We shall support the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Core Labour Standards, and respect fundamental human rights, and shall not commit acts such as discrimination or harassment.
We shall also comply with applicable laws and regulations and endeavor to improve occupational health and safety.
Further, we shall not commit any unfair labor practices against the personnel of the company.
- Prohibition of Conflicts of Interest
We shall not attempt to gain any personal profit in the performance of our duties, and shall not make any unauthorized use of our Group’s assets, goods or information, nor shall we perform personal acts that may cause harm to the Group’s business activities or reputation.
- To Maintain Sound Relationships with Society
We shall comply with applicable laws and regulations related to anti-bribery statutes and comply strictly with applicable laws regarding making political donations. The company shall not be intimidated by antisocial activities, behavior and groups, nor maintain any relationship with them.
- To Preserve the Global Environment
We shall comply with environment-related laws and regulations, and respect the environment throughout our business activities, based on applicable laws and international standards, in an endeavor to preserve and improve the global environment.