Monthly Topical News

Introducing activities, business, upcoming events between Fukuoka and North America.

112, 2018

London to Hakata!!! The first “Hamleys” has finally arrived in Japan!

December 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Source: asianbeat
The famous British theme park-style toy shop “Hamleys” has arrived in Japan! There is currently only two branches in t […]

3011, 2018

Arc’teryx, Canadian outdoor clothing and sporting goods company, opens brand store in Fukuoka, Japan

November 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: SGB Media
Arc’teryx continues to expand in the Japanese market with the recent opening of a new brand store in Fukuoka. With 264 […]

3011, 2018

AirAsia X launches KL-Fukuoka flights

November 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: The Star Online
PETALING JAYA: AirAsia X will start direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka in Japan next year.AirAsia X gro […]

2711, 2018

Japanese cheesecake “Uncle Tetsu” and “Kuro-Obi” ramen originating in Fukuoka opened at San Mateo Shopping Mall

November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: The Mercury News
Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo has unveiled its newly renovated dining terrace, with 10 new dining or s […]

2411, 2018

RugbyPass, the world’s largest online rugby network, introduces Fukuoka, one of the venues of Rugby World Cup Japan

November 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: RugbyPass
In the first of our Rugby World Cup city guides, Jaybor Staunton visits the prefecture of Fukuoka, which sits on the n […]

1311, 2018

Kyushu University students use tuk-tuks to promote tourism in Fukuoka town

November 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Borneo Bulletin Online
ITOSHIMA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) – A group of Kyushu University students has started renting tuk-tuks […]

2808, 2018

グローバル経営者養成塾の受講生募集のお知らせ

August 28th, 2018|0 Comments

福岡より世界の市場に挑戦する経営者、次世代の経営層を輩出するためのプログラム「グローバル経営者養成塾」の受講者を募集しています。グローバル時代のビジネスに必要不可欠なスキルを4日間集中で習得できます。

お申込期限:平成30年9月5日(水)
定員:先着25名
対象者 […]

2209, 2017

Fukuoka’s Grand Prize goes to Pasuk and Baker for acclaimed books on Thailand’s changes

September 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Source: nationmultimedia.com
Pasuk Phongpaichit and Chris Baker, a couple in both life and in their esteemed scholarly work, on Thursday […]

3108, 2017

Corning student trio present project at international food summit in Japan

August 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Source: Red Bluff Daily News by Jeff Larson
The food summit, held at Nakamura Gakuen Girls High School, includes a total of five groups […]

301, 2018

Researchers at Kyushu University Explore Electrolysis for Energy Storage

January 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

A team of researchers at the International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (I2CNER), within southern Japan’s Kyushu Universi […]

1003, 2017

Novel laminated nanostructure gives steel bone-like resistance to fracturing under repeated stress.

March 10th, 2017|0 Comments

The findings are described in a paper in the journal Science by C. Cem Tasan, the Thomas B. King Career Development Professor of Metallur […]

2501, 2017

JICA decided to partner with Kitakyushu city to develop Davao City

January 25th, 2017|0 Comments

DAVAO CITY — The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will put together an urban infrastructure development plan and capacity-b […]

3009, 2018

Medical software company “JIUN”, based in Fukuoka, has partnership with Sacramento Ultrasound Institute in Calif. to launch new PACS server

September 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Japan Products
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 27, 2018 – Sacramento Ultrasound Institute has announced the launch of, SonicDICOM PA […]

2908, 2018

GMO Internet establishes new information security business

August 29th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: financefeeds.com By Maria Nikolova
GMO Internet Inc. (TYO:9449) is expanding further its lineup of activities by launching an in […]

2808, 2018

グローバル経営者養成塾の受講生募集のお知らせ

August 28th, 2018|0 Comments

福岡より世界の市場に挑戦する経営者、次世代の経営層を輩出するためのプログラム「グローバル経営者養成塾」の受講者を募集しています。グローバル時代のビジネスに必要不可欠なスキルを4日間集中で習得できます。

お申込期限:平成30年9月5日(水)
定員:先着25名
対象者 […]

112, 2018

London to Hakata!!! The first “Hamleys” has finally arrived in Japan!

December 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Source: asianbeat
The famous British theme park-style toy shop “Hamleys” has arrived in Japan! There is currently only two branches in t […]

3011, 2018

Arc’teryx, Canadian outdoor clothing and sporting goods company, opens brand store in Fukuoka, Japan

November 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: SGB Media
Arc’teryx continues to expand in the Japanese market with the recent opening of a new brand store in Fukuoka. With 264 […]

2711, 2018

Japanese cheesecake “Uncle Tetsu” and “Kuro-Obi” ramen originating in Fukuoka opened at San Mateo Shopping Mall

November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: The Mercury News
Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo has unveiled its newly renovated dining terrace, with 10 new dining or s […]

Fukuoka Ruby News

Introducing ruby’s activities between Fukuoka and North America.

201, 2018

Fukuoka Ruby Award 2018

January 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Source: www.i-programmer.info By Lucy Black
Ruby Programmers from around the world are invited to compete for prizes on the basis of p […]

2503, 2015

2015 Fukuoka Ruby Award Winners

March 25th, 2015|1 Comment

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

2411, 2018

RugbyPass, the world’s largest online rugby network, introduces Fukuoka, one of the venues of Rugby World Cup Japan

November 24th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: RugbyPass
In the first of our Rugby World Cup city guides, Jaybor Staunton visits the prefecture of Fukuoka, which sits on the n […]

3010, 2018

Let’s all support! The Rugby World Cup™ 2019 Japan is less than a year!

October 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: asianbeat.com
Rugby World Cup™ 2019 Japan is less than a year and it will be held in 12 cities throughout the country, from Sept […]

709, 2018

Amazon enters Japan’s cashless payments fray – Providing the service at dozens of small businesses in Tokyo and Fukuoka

September 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: asia.nikkei.com
TOKYO — Amazon.com of the U.S. has brought the Amazon Pay service to unaffiliated brick-and-mortar shops for th […]

112, 2017

JR Kyushu to install biggest organic EL sign in Japan

December 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Source: The Yomiuri Shimbun
TOKYO (Jiji Press) — JR Kyushu Agency Co. said Monday that it will install the nation’s biggest digital bi […]

3011, 2018

AirAsia X launches KL-Fukuoka flights

November 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: The Star Online
PETALING JAYA: AirAsia X will start direct flights from Kuala Lumpur to Fukuoka in Japan next year.AirAsia X gro […]

1311, 2018

Kyushu University students use tuk-tuks to promote tourism in Fukuoka town

November 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Borneo Bulletin Online
ITOSHIMA, Japan (The Japan News/ANN) – A group of Kyushu University students has started renting tuk-tuks […]

3010, 2018

Let’s all support! The Rugby World Cup™ 2019 Japan is less than a year!

October 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: asianbeat.com
Rugby World Cup™ 2019 Japan is less than a year and it will be held in 12 cities throughout the country, from Sept […]

1509, 2018

How to visit some of the world’s most unique gardens

September 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Lonely Planet
In 1995, ACROS Fukuoka opened in the middle of the city as a centre of international, cultural and information e […]

Green Business News

Green Business News provides the information about renewable energy and the alternative energy technologies.

3004, 2018

Delhi and Japan sign friendship agreement to tackle air pollution

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: scroll.in
The memorandum of understanding was signed by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Governor of Fukuoka Hiroshi Ogawa. […]

2704, 2017

Toshiba fires up 50-MW biomass power plant in Japan

April 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Source: biomassmagazine.com
Toshiba Corp. started commercial operation of its first ever biomass power plant on April 27, a 50-MW facili […]