October 16, 2012

TOKYO, Japan, October 16, 2012 — Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced changes in the number of the applicants and the extraordinary loss for the early retirement incentive program from the press release announced on October 3, 2012.

1. Outline of the Changes


Number of applicants: 

7,511 employees

Extraordinary loss: 

approx. 85 billion yen

Labor cost to be reduced:

approx. 54 billion yen


Number of applicants: 

7,446 employees

Extraordinary loss: 

approx. 84 billion yen

Labor cost to be reduced:

approx. 53 billion yen

2. Reason for the Changes

65 employees canceled their applications after the applicant number was counted on October 3, 2012 and before the applicants were finally confirmed.

There are no changes other than the above to the press release announced on October 3, 2012.

About Renesas Electronics Corporation

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