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1705, 2015

Kitakyushu to Create Semiconductor Research Facility

May 17th, 2015|0 Comments

The City of Kitakyushu has plans to establish a new power semiconductor research base. Power semiconductors help increase the energy effi […]

1505, 2015

Kojima to Establish Fukuoka Auto Parts Factory

May 15th, 2015|0 Comments

Kojima Industries has announced plans to establish an automobile parts factory in Fukuoka Prefecture, with operations projected to begin […]

1405, 2015

Kyushu University Uses Roundworms for Cancer Test

May 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Researchers at Kyushu University have successfully used a single drop of human urine to test for cancer. The test uses nematodes (roundwo […]

1205, 2015

Eva Air Begins Kaohsiung-Fukuoka Service

May 12th, 2015|0 Comments

In March, Taiwanese airline Eva Airways began offering round-trip service between Kaohsiung, Taiwan and Fukuoka. Service will begin with […]

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...

2015 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!

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

We would like to introduce some tips for using Fukuoka’s products and cultures for life. is a portal to information about Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

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