Monthly Topical News

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

1302, 2019

Answer the questionnaire and get a chance to win the Fukuoka trip or the original Happy Coat!

February 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Win a trip to Fukuoka or an original Happi coat by answering a quick survey!!
It takes only a few minutes to complete the survey.
For m […]

1202, 2019

Accenture Opens Intelligent Operations Center in Fukuoka To Help Clients Spur Innovation

February 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Accenture
FUKUOKA, Japan & TOKYO -Accenture (NYSE:ACN) today opened a new Accenture Intelligent Operations Center Fukuoka in […]

1102, 2019

Shiseido opens a new factory in Fukuoka

February 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Retail News ASIA
Shiseido Company, Limited has decided to build a new production site, Shiseido Kyushu Fukuoka Factory in Kurume […]

902, 2019

ANA confirms dates for revamped Osaka, Fukuoka, Naha lounges

February 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Business Traveller
All Nippon Airways (ANA) has confirmed the opening dates for six of its new and revamped domestic lounges in […]

102, 2019

Fukuoka — a booming population in aging Japan

February 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Source: NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW – Soichiro Takashima
Despite Japan’s general demographic decline, the populations of big cities are growing, […]

801, 2019

Ichigo switches on 1.5-MW PV plant in Fukuoka

January 8th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Renewables Now
January 7 (Renewables Now) – Japanese real estate investor Ichigo Inc (TYO:2337) started today commercial operati […]

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 […]

1202, 2019

Accenture Opens Intelligent Operations Center in Fukuoka To Help Clients Spur Innovation

February 12th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Accenture
FUKUOKA, Japan & TOKYO -Accenture (NYSE:ACN) today opened a new Accenture Intelligent Operations Center Fukuoka in […]

1102, 2019

Shiseido opens a new factory in Fukuoka

February 11th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Retail News ASIA
Shiseido Company, Limited has decided to build a new production site, Shiseido Kyushu Fukuoka Factory in Kurume […]

102, 2019

Fukuoka — a booming population in aging Japan

February 1st, 2019|0 Comments

Source: NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW – Soichiro Takashima
Despite Japan’s general demographic decline, the populations of big cities are growing, […]

2812, 2018

Cambodian woman’s Khmer cuisine now a big hit in Japan

December 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: The Phnom Penh Post – by Pann Rethea
Inside the kitchen of a small and cosy restaurant in Fukuoka, a city of 1.5 million people […]

1812, 2018

Urusei Yatsura Cafe opening in Tokyo, four other cities to celebrate manga/anime’s 40th birthday

December 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: Sora News 24
Anime and manga fans got some great news earlier this month when the announcement was made that Rumiko Takahashi, l […]

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 […]

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 […]

1812, 2018

PerceptIn Partners with Fukuoka City Government to Launch the DragonFly Pod Autonomous Vehicle in Japan’s First Key Smart City Area

December 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Source: PerceptIn
FREMONT, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 – PerceptIn, a world-class full-stack visual intelligence company focused on robotics, […]

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 […]

1302, 2019

Answer the questionnaire and get a chance to win the Fukuoka trip or the original Happy Coat!

February 13th, 2019|0 Comments

Win a trip to Fukuoka or an original Happi coat by answering a quick survey!!
It takes only a few minutes to complete the survey.
For m […]

902, 2019

ANA confirms dates for revamped Osaka, Fukuoka, Naha lounges

February 9th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Business Traveller
All Nippon Airways (ANA) has confirmed the opening dates for six of its new and revamped domestic lounges in […]

401, 2019

CNN Travel selected “Fukuoka” as one of 19 places to visit in 2019

January 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: CNN Travel
Fascinating history. Incredible eats. Natural beauty. If the Japanese seaside city of Fukuoka isn’t already on your r […]

401, 2019

Fukuoka Airport’s international traffic triples during past decade; 23.98 million passengers in 2017; AirAsia X and Thai Lion Air to serve in 2019

January 4th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: anna.aero
Fukuoka Airport is the fourth largest in Japan after Tokyo’s Haneda (85.30 million passengers in 2017) and Narita (38. […]

Green Business News

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

801, 2019

Ichigo switches on 1.5-MW PV plant in Fukuoka

January 8th, 2019|0 Comments

Source: Renewables Now
January 7 (Renewables Now) – Japanese real estate investor Ichigo Inc (TYO:2337) started today commercial operati […]

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. […]