May 19 Nikkei :
* Itochu will invest approximately 90 billion yen to open six facilities by 2019 in the Tokyo area - Nikkei
* Mitsubishi Corp will open five centers in Kanto region this year and next; Total cost of the five projects will be 41 billion yen - Nikkei
* Sumitomo Corp will open three centers in Osaka, Yokohama and Kanagawa prefecture's Sagamihara at a total cost of about 50 billion yen - Nikkei Source text : (s.nikkei.com/2q4RIbk) Further company coverage:
AIRSHOW-Europe faces Herculean challenge to develop new fighter jet
* France-German agreement seen as key catalyst (Adds reference to Russian fighter development in 7th paragraph)
EMBARGO-VW ex-manager should stay in Germany - lawyer in Bild
BERLIN, June 24 A lawyer for one of the former Volkswagen managers sought in the United States in connection with the carmaker's diesel emissions-cheating scandal has advised him not to leave Germany, she told a German daily.