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310, 2016

Yoshinori Ohsumi wins Nobel prize in medicine for work on autophagy

October 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

The Nobel prize in medicine has been awarded to a Japanese cell biologist for discoveries on how cells break down and recycle their own c […]

2309, 2016

JR Kyushu battery EMU to enter service in October

September 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

JAPAN’s Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu) announced on August 24 that its pre-series Dual Energy Charge Train (Dencha) battery-assisted […]

2109, 2016

Hakata, Nagahama, Kurume: A guide to Fukuoka’s best ramen styles

September 21st, 2016|0 Comments

Fukuoka was named the world’s seventh most-livable city by Monocle magazine this year for its eco- and business friendly initiatives — bu […]

2109, 2016

Toyota is using sewage sludge to power its new electric car

September 21st, 2016|0 Comments

In Fukuoka, Japan, the automaker is converting human waste into hydrogen to fuel the Mirai. The process is pretty simple. At a wastewater […]

Wondering why Ruby is so popular?

Fukuoka is home to Japan’s largest community of Ruby developers.
Ruby is a dynamic, open source pro­gram­ming lan­guage with a focus on sim­plic­ity and pro­duc­tiv­ity.

2015 Fukuoka Ruby Award Winners

The competition received a total of 48 entries 4 countries. As the result of Preliminary Evaluation and Final Selection, one...

2016 Fukuoka Ruby Award: Guidelines for Applicants

The Government of Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, together with the Fukuoka Ruby and Software Industry Promotion Committee, is excited...

Videos of 2014 Fukuoka Ruby Nights

Keynote 1:
Keynote 2: How the Ninefold platform has been tuned for awesome Rails performance.

Your “My Fukuoka” Snapshot

Let’s take a look at the snapshots of nature’s splendid scenery, traditional or lively cityscape of Fukuoka.
Please share one or many of your favorite shots of Fukuoka with us!


Hakata cuisine has found a new home in New York. Stroll the streets of Manhattan, drop by one of these fine establishments,
and experience food Hakata-style!

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Yoshinori Ohsumi wins medicine Nobel Prize

October 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

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Fukuoka Connect is a networking event designed to build connections among professionals in United States and introduce exciting businesses and technologies from Fukuoka, Japan.
Fukuoka's Yame Green Tea

Fukuoka’s Yame Green Tea

There are many varieties of Japanese tea, but the quality of Yame Green Tea is known to be …
How to Make a Delicious Cup of Tea

How to Make a Delicious Cup of Tea

To make a delicious cup of tea, you will need to keep in mind the following: Amount of Water, …
Delicious Rice in 10 Easy Step

Delicious Rise in 10 Easy Steps

1. Choose delicious rice. 2. Measure the rice and add it to a pot or rice cooker. Use a measuring …

Tips for Enjoying Fukuoka

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