Monthly Topical News

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

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 […]

209, 2018

Release NEW good value pass “JR-KYUSHU RAIL PASS (FUKUOKA WIDE)”which you can use for Fukuoka/Karatsu area!

September 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Kyushu Railway Company
From 1st September, 2018, JR-KYUSHU RAIL PASS (FUKUOKA WIDE) that is useable for Fukuoka/Karatsu area wil […]

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 […]

2608, 2018

Total Prestige Magazine selected Fukuoka as the place of “Extraordinary escapes”

August 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: TOTALPRESTIGE MAGAZINE By Drew Farmer
Situated toward the southern tip of Japan, Fukuoka is one of the country’s most cosmopolit […]

2508, 2018

Royal Asscher Launches Flagship Store in Japan

August 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: www.diamonds.net By Rapaport News
Royal Asscher has opened a new flagship boutique in Japan, its second standalone location in t […]

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 […]

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 […]

108, 2018

Hanoi ready to help Fukuoka boost investment in Vietnam: official

August 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Source: VietnamPlus
Hanoi (VNA) – Hanoi is ready to help Fukuoka businesses increase their investment in Vietnam, an official of the V […]

2508, 2018

Royal Asscher Launches Flagship Store in Japan

August 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: www.diamonds.net By Rapaport News
Royal Asscher has opened a new flagship boutique in Japan, its second standalone location in t […]

1306, 2018

MADSAKI & Cherry Fukuoka to Release Exclusive Merch for “EXHIBITION” Pop-Up

June 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: HYPEBEAST – by Keith Estiler
Following his “COMBINATION PLATTER” exhibition in Bangkok, Kaikai Kiki artist MADSAKI is now joinin […]

2804, 2018

ANA InterContinental Tokyo to host collaboration dinner UNKAI x Odette

April 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Japan Today
ANA InterContinental Tokyo will host a collaboration dinner event entitled “UNKAI’s Traditional Japanese x Odette’ […]

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, […]

707, 2018

SA Paralympians to Benefit from Top of the Range Training Facilities In Japan

July 7th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: The Newspaper
The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding […]

1306, 2018

ONOC members encouraged to make most of training camp agreement with Fukuoka

June 13th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: insidethegames.biz by Michael Pavitt
Oceania National Olympic Committees (ONOC) members have been encouraged to make the most of […]

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 […]

209, 2018

Release NEW good value pass “JR-KYUSHU RAIL PASS (FUKUOKA WIDE)”which you can use for Fukuoka/Karatsu area!

September 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Kyushu Railway Company
From 1st September, 2018, JR-KYUSHU RAIL PASS (FUKUOKA WIDE) that is useable for Fukuoka/Karatsu area wil […]

2608, 2018

Total Prestige Magazine selected Fukuoka as the place of “Extraordinary escapes”

August 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: TOTALPRESTIGE MAGAZINE By Drew Farmer
Situated toward the southern tip of Japan, Fukuoka is one of the country’s most cosmopolit […]

108, 2018

Fukuoka Airport Holdings-led Consortium to Enter into a Basic Agreement for the Operation of Fukuoka Airport

August 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Mitsubishi Corporation
Fukuoka Airport HD Group, a consortium led by Fukuoka Airport Holdings, and comprised of Nishi-Nippon R […]

3107, 2018

Fruit picking gains popularity among foreign visitors to Japan

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Kyodo News
Tourist farms in Japan have been attracting hordes of foreign visitors who are placing fruit picking high on their […]

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 […]