Japanese Industry

Restaurants serve NFTs to diners. Here’s why.

Restaurants have something new on their menus: NFTs. And no, you can’t eat them. Instead, restaurateurs use the non-fungible tokens to act like memberships, in a sense, allowing holders access to exclusive benefits and experiences. Chefs Tom Colicchio and Spike Mendelsohn recently launched Pizza CHFTY, 8,888 pizza-themed NFTs that grant …

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Toyota and Subaru share drop in recalls of their first EV models

TOKYO, June 24 (Reuters) – Shares of Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) and Subaru Corp (7270.T) fell on Friday after the two Japanese automakers announced recalls of their first electric vehicle (EV) products in series for the world market due to the risk of the wheels coming off. Toyota’s recall of …

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Amber Group Secures Global Insurance Coverage for Digital Assets

This is part of Amber Group’s establishment of a comprehensive global insurance plan that totals over $100 million in coverage, which is expected to increase as the company expands its asset management business. Amber Group has obtained comprehensive global insurance coverage protecting the digital assets held in its wallet infrastructure …

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Maruti Suzuki gears up for a record-breaking show

is poised to post its highest ever revenue and profit in the current fiscal year, driven by strong demand for its cars and benefits from the depreciation of the Japanese yen and the moderation of raw material costs. The biggest boost will come from the currency advantage, which could add …

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Japanese yen ETF falls as BOJ sticks to ultra-low rate commitment

A The exchange-traded fund linked to the Japanese yen currency plunged on Friday after the Bank of Japan stuck to its ultra-low interest rate policy and pledged to maintain accommodative policies. The CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust (NYSEArca: FXY)which tracks the yen against the US dollar, fell 2.2% on Friday. “It …

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GGRAsia – Industry, investor horror at Okada events in Manila: Ader

Industry and Investor Horror at Manila’s Okada Events: Ader June 14, 2022 news desk Latest News, Philippines, Top of Page   The physical takeover of the Okada Manila casino in the Philippine capital, by interests linked to its previously ousted founder Kazuo Okada, had “horrified” the industry and the …

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Spotlight on climate impact in Africa ahead of Japan-led conference

The impact of climate change in Africa is drawing attention ahead of an international conference led by the Japanese government, amid the multiple crises facing the continent with the COVID-19 pandemic and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Scientists have warned that Africa is likely to be hardest hit by the catastrophic …

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Indian branch of Japanese VC Beyond Next Ventures completes 80% of Rs 250 cr fund for start-ups

Japanese venture capital firm Beyond Next Ventures (BNV) has earmarked Rs 250 crore to invest in early-stage Indian high-tech start-ups. Since 2020, its Indian branch, BNVI, has already invested Rs 200 crore in 14 Indian start-ups, including Big Haat, MediBuddy, Biomoneta, Gourmet Garden and ImpactGuru. He now seeks to partner …

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As yen hits 20-year low against dollar, Japan’s central bank chief apologizes for saying consumers have become ‘tolerant’ of higher prices

“My expression that households are becoming more tolerant of price increases was completely inappropriate, so I will withdraw it,” Kuroda told parliament, according to the Financial Times.Kuroda first apologized for his remark on Tuesday. Kuroda’s pullback came on the same day the yen fell to a new 20-year low against …

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Japan to build car factory in Nigeria

A Japanese agency has unveiled plans to establish an automobile factory in Nigeria. This, the agency said, was part of a wider plan to strengthen bilateral relations between Nigeria and Japan. The plan was announced today by Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Chief Representative Yuzurio Susumu when he visited the …

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[EXCLUSIVE] Hundreds Deceived In Racket Involving Falsified Mileage On Japanese Used Car Imports

[EXCLUSIVE] Hundreds Deceived In Racket Involving Falsified Mileage On Japanese Used Car Imports

Hundreds of consumers have been sold used Japanese cars with falsified mileage gauges, in a racket involving at least two car dealerships, MaltaToday has learned. Cars bought at low prices in Japanese auction markets due to their high mileage would then be sold in Malta with the dashboard gauge showing …

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Japan seeks to reboot nuclear weapons to end Russian dependence on LNG

Japan expects to reduce its reliance on Russian imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG), but that is unlikely to happen quickly, officials said. The Group of Seven (G-7), an intergovernmental political forum, has been considering ways to punish Russia after its invasion of Ukraine. The G-7 is made up of …

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This New York label manufactures its jewelry in Japan

Based in New York, George Inaki Root, CEO and Creative Director of Milamore, a newcomer to the fine jewelry scene, designs pieces influenced by its Japanese-Filipino origins that connect with the experiences and emotions of its wearers. I sit down with him to discuss co-founding his brand with Azusa Yamato …

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SoftBank CFO’s salary drops nearly 40% amid $26.2 billion fund loss: report

SoftBank CFO Yoshimitsu Goto earned 40% less in the year ending March 31, 2022, by Bloomberg. Another top SoftBank executive, Ken Miyauchi, took a 15% pay cut. The cuts came as SoftBank posted a stunning $26.2 billion loss this year. Loading Something is loading. Yoshimitsu Goto, the chief financial officer …

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David Y.Ige | DBEDT press release: THE RECOVERY OF TOURISM IS ACCELERATED IN APRIL

DBEDT press release: THE RECOVERY OF TOURISM IS ACCELERATED IN APRIL Posted on May 26, 2022 in Latest news from the department, Newsroom HONOLULU – According to preliminary visitor statistics released by the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT), a total of 818,268 visitors came to the Hawaiian …

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QleanAir enters a new market sector in Japan

24-May-2022 The first two orders were placed for the Scandinavian company in Japan QleanAir, the clean indoor air solution provider, announced its first two production industry orders in Japan for industrial air purifiers. The Scandinavian company’s first two orders in Japan were for the QleanAir FS 70 industrial air purifier. …

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Key supplier says China will struggle to develop advanced chip technology

The chief executive of JSR, one of the world’s largest suppliers of a key material for the production of semiconductors, said the lack of industrial infrastructure would make it “very difficult” for China to develop a technology of cutting-edge chip manufacturing despite a push towards self-sufficiency. Eric Johnson, a rare …

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Working in fashion: revealing the ugly side of the industry and the fight for higher standards

In 2015, after years of modeling in Mumbai, India, Nidhi Sunil was picked up by an agency in New York who promised to sponsor her work visa and give her the opportunity to gain exposure in the world. Mecca of the fashion world. When Sunil arrived in town, her new …

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A Japanese delegation visits the headquarters of KSrelief in Riyadh

Lights, cameras, action…and more at the Saudi Entertainment and Amusement Expo RIYADH: The Saudi Entertainment and Amusement Expo and Summit kicked off Monday in Riyadh, alongside the Saudi Light and Sound Expo, the Kingdom’s first dedicated event for professional lighting and equipment sound. The three-day dual event at the Riyadh …

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JETRO’s Japan-US “J-Bridge” Business Platform to Expand Digital Industry Support Services and Hold Smart City Webinar

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) will hold a webinar on the topic of “Smart City” technologies to celebrate the expansion of JETRO’s “J-Bridge” business platform services on June 2, 2022. Last year, METI and JETRO launched the …

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PI Hall of Fame Inductees Announced; Japan plans to change SEP licenses; New CEO of WiLAN appointed; Vivo’s NTT Docomo patent agreement; How to stop IPR profiteering; And much more

Everything we’ve covered about IAM over the past seven days – and everything you need to know about the global IP market to prepare for the start of another busy week Access all areas With the latest news, analysis, and data from the global intellectual property market, an IAM subscription …

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7th Meeting of Japan-India Joint ICT Working Group Held

New Delhi: 7and The Japan-India Joint ICT Working Group Meeting was held on 13and May 2022 on a virtual platform. Mr. VL Kantha Rao, Deputy Secretary, Department of Telecommunications and HE Mr. Sasaki YUJI, Vice Minister for Policy Coordination (International Affairs), Japan co-chaired the meeting. High-level representatives from governments and …

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Marketing’s comeback child enjoys a new lease of life

In 1993, a Japanese engineer named Masahiro Hara was tasked by his employer with finding a way to track the company’s inventory at high speed. Denso Wave, an automotive component manufacturer formerly owned by Toyota, needed a way to track and store large volumes of information about its various components …

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Tesla targets pre-lockdown production in Shanghai by mid-May

Staff members stand at the Tesla booth during a media day for the Auto Shanghai show in Shanghai, China April 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, May 6 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) is aiming to increase production at its Shanghai factory to …

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Sake (Japanese Rice Wine) Market Overview 2022-2030 | Key players – Dassai, Juyondai, Kubota, Hakkaisan, Kokuryu – Queen Anne and Mangolia News

Latest Market Research Report analyzes Sake (Japanese Rice Wine) Market Demand by Different Segments Size, Share, Growth, Industry Trends and Forecast to 2030 in its database, which portrays a systematic picture of the market and provides an in-depth explanation of the various factors which are expected to drive the growth …

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Blue hydrogen market size will reach USD 3.43 billion in 2030

VANCOUVER, BC, May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Global Blue Hydrogen Market Size hit $1.02 billion in 2021 and is expected to register a significantly flat revenue CAGR over the forecast period, according to the latest analysis from Emergen Research. Increasing investment in research and development of cleaner energy alternatives …

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Former US envoy John Roos among recipients of Japan’s Spring Decorations

Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan John Roos is one of 112 foreigners awarded this year’s Spring Decorations for their notable contributions to relations with Japan, the government announced Friday. Roos, who held the position from 2009 to 2013, will be among those to receive the Grand Cordon of the Order …

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Updated Parkopedia app helps drivers in Japan with state-of-the-art parking data

As one of the most densely populated countries in the world, with nearly 60 million drivers1, parking space is very limited. The Garages Act 1962 (Shako Shomei Sho) requires motorists to provide proof of access to a local parking space within a 2 kilometer radius of their home. The Parkopedia …

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Developing a Roadmap for Electric Vehicle Technology in India – OpenGov Asia

Wind turbines are considered the largest machines in the world and they are an essential source of energy for nations that want to decarbonize and achieve their green energy industry goals. However, the installation of these giant machines – and those that will follow – could be slowed by a …

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Ghosn: France issues international arrest warrant for Carlos Ghosn

France has issued an international arrest warrant for Carlos Ghosn, the disgraced car tycoon who skipped bail in Japan and fled to Lebanon in a sensational escapade, prosecutors told AFP on Friday. . The warrant was issued for more than 15 million euros ($16.3 million) in suspicious payments between the …

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Wärtsilä invests in Marindows, targeting decarburization efforts in Japan

Wärtsilä Voyage has completed an investment in Marindows, a Japanese company providing an open digital platform for the Japanese maritime industry, a move designed to strengthen Wärtsilä Voyage’s commitment to the Japanese market. Together, Marindows and Wärtsilä Voyage will work in the areas of ship optimization and autonomy. “It is …

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Barry Callebaut appoints two new managing directors in Asia-Pacific

Food industry veteran Ciptadi Sukono joins Barry Callebaut as the new CEO of Indonesia Dhruv Bhatia takes on the role of CEO of Japan Jakarta, Indonesia and TOKYO, April 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Barry Callebaut Group, the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, has announced that …

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Stripe now supports Furikomi and Konbini payments

Stripe, a financial services and software-as-a-service (SaaS) company, now supports two forms of payment in Japan via an integration, the company announcement Friday (April 15). Furikomi, a popular bank transfer method, and Konbini, a global payment option for convenience stores, are available through Stripe. “Stripe provides technology solutions that help …

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Jacinda Ardern to lead first trade mission since travel lockdown

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will visit Singapore and Japan in April as part of New Zealand’s first trade mission since the country’s borders closed. Jacinda Ardern. (Source: Getty) Ardern will be joined by Trade and Export Growth Minister Damien O’Connor and 13 other business leaders. “New Zealand is open for …

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Japanese femtech companies like Fermata are revolutionizing women’s sexual health

TOKYO — The cosmetics section of the luxury department store Isetan offered a retail experience last month that undoubtedly prompted a double take from Tokyo shoppers: a pop-up store with a sprawling display of colorful menstrual cups, vibrators, Kegel balls and vintage underwear. It was a shocking sight in the …

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SoftBank targets $283 million to help social issues in Japan with 5G, 5G

Japanese operator SoftBank plans to raise up to 35 billion yen (about $283 million) to address social issues in its domestic market by accelerating the rollout of 5G in the country.Dubbed a “social loan”, the funding will be used exclusively for the construction of 5G base stations, but the proceeds …

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News Navigator: What ‘most favored nation’ trade status will Russia lose?

Prime Minister Fumio Kishida announces that Japan will revoke ‘most favored nation’ trade status for Russia during a press conference at the Prime Minister’s office on March 16, 2022. (Mainichi/Kan Takeuchi) The Mainichi Shimbun answers some common questions readers may have about “most …

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Strafe.com goes multilingual with the launch of Japanese, German and Swedish regions – European Gaming Industry News

Reading time: 2 minutes Studios and affiliates can take advantage of a range of new features, including a free API that provides connected access to game and studio data First Look Games (FLG), the innovative platform that directly connects game studios to online gaming affiliates, has rolled out a major …

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Japan still closed to most travelers, despite Asia reopening

In a recent essay, novelist and Kyoto native Keiichiro Kashiwagi wrote that his Kyoto compatriots had long lamented the “clamor” of tourism that drowned the tranquility of the city, and that “the irony of the great calamity that was the corona pandemic is that it restored the city’s lost beauty. …

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Biden to release 1 million barrels of oil a day to lower pump prices

RIYADH: The Saudi stock market closed March higher, despite investors worried about Russia’s war in Ukraine and the market chaos it has caused, which sent oil prices on a rollercoaster ride . Fluctuating daily up and down, the main index, TASI, ended the month gaining 3.9% to 13,090, in one …

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Drawings of Japanese Toys from the Late 19th and Early 20th Century: Explore an Online Archive

After two centuries of isolation, Japan reopened to the world in the 1860s, when Westerners immediately fell in love with things Japanese. It was during this same decade that Vincent Van Gogh began to collect ukiyo e woodcuts, which inspired him to create “the art of the future”. But not …

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Ethanim Network announces a partnership with the famous GameFi Mirror World

TOKYO, March 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, Ethanim Network, a Japanese metaverse infrastructure platform, announced a partnership with Mirror World, a relatively hot GameFi project. Both sides will play their respective advantages in underlying technology, chain game development experience and green operation to jointly promote the development of the GameFi …

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31 powerful players in the self-driving industry

Get the Insider app A personalized feed, digest mode, and ad-free experience. Download the app close icon Two crossed lines that form an ‘X’. It indicates a way to close an interaction or dismiss a notification. Insider asked standalone companies to name the most influential stars in the industry. Startups …

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Japanese government-funded water supply system completed and commissioned next month

Kampong Thom province’s water supply system, which was extended by more than 150 kilometers under a nearly $30 million Japanese government grant project, has been completed and will be officially put into operation. in service next month. Kampong Thom provincial governor Nguon Rattanak said on Thursday that the water supply …

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Michigan gas tax holiday nearly dead. Now lawmakers are considering other options.

Although the bill is now headed to Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer, she signaled last week that she would veto the GOP-backed bill. Even if she signed the bill, the plan would not take effect until March 2023, nearly a year after the proposed effective date of the gas tax relief. …

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AMERICAN STANDARD TO HOST DESIGN CATALYST L!VE, AN INDUSTRY EVENT TO INSPIRE THE FUTURE WITH EFFECTIVE DESIGN

The United Nations Development Program estimates that, worldwide, cities account for 55% of humanity, 70% of GHG emissions and 80% of global GDP[1]. Rapid and continued urbanization will put increasing pressure on how we design and use public and private spaces that support health, well-being and sustainable living. This creates …

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Meghna Industrial EZ receives $100 million in foreign investment – highest in private areas

Meghna Industrial Economic Zone has so far received $100 million in foreign investment – the highest of the country’s 11 private sector economic zones. A total of 12 foreign companies from seven different countries have finalized deals to put their money in the industrial hub near the Dhaka-Chattagram highway in …

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Organizers hope to move forward with big cherry blossom festival in northern Japan

A scene from the 2018 Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival at Hirosaki Park in Hirosaki City, Aomori Prefecture on April 21, 2018. (Mainichi/Kaho Kitayama) AOMORI — Organizers of the Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival in this northern Japanese city confirmed on March 8 that they …

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Northern-aligned Japanese media hints at satellite launch

A Pyongyang-aligned, Japan-based Korean media outlet said on Monday that a North Korean satellite “will fly into space when and where senior leaders decide.” The Choson Sinbo, a newspaper published by the General Federation of Korean Residents, or Chongryon, made the statement in its “Echo” column as part of a …

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Matthew Wright: Like heavy metal icons, Japanese companies keep rocking on ROI

The triumphant return of iconic heavy metal rockers Iron Maiden with the release of their album Senjutsu, which loosely translates to “strategy and tactics”, has thrilled legions of fans around the world. Between selling over 100 million records and completing 25 world tours, the endlessly theatrical and explosive Iron Maiden …

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Banks, IKEA and vodka maker shun Russia as corporate exits surge

March 3 (Reuters) – French bank Societe Generale (SOGN.PA) said it was trying to reduce its risks in Russia, fearing a tit for tat response from Moscow to Western sanctions, as more and more from vodka maker Diageo (DGE.L) to IKEA has suspended operations in the country. Brazilian aircraft maker …

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Latest updates on R&D activities at KING SKYFRONT, Japan.

KAWASAKI, Japan, February 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Latest news from institutes affiliated with Kawasaki INnovation ggateway to SKYFRONT (KING SKYFRONT) with an online event hosted by Tokyo United Network for Innovation with Technology and Entrepreneurs (T-UNITE) at KINGSKYFRONT; iXflow, Inc. at KINGSKYFRONT Announces Innovative Point-of-Care Testing System mTAS Technology Details …

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Japanese Bank Mitsubishi UFG to Launch NFT x Crypto Wallet

Mitsubishi UFG, Japan‘s largest financial group and the second largest bank holding company in the world, is launching its own crypto wallet! It will be able to store and use “blockchain-powered digital assets” and NFTs. This is a huge win for the industry and proves that the Asian market is …

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Bangladesh approves plan to establish exclusive SEZs for Japanese investors

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Saudi Foundation Day celebrated at King Abdulaziz Cultural Center

RIYADH: Putting the gold-corded agal (headband) on his head like his grandfather did before him, and placing the brown bisht (cloak) over his shoulders, Turki Abothnain felt proud of be on Riyadh City Boulevard to celebrate the country’s first founding day on Tuesday. “I feel so moved to wear our …

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Mānoa: UH Study: Domestic Visitors Want to Engage and Pay More for Sustainable Experiences

University of Hawaii at Mānoa Contact: Link to sound (details below): https://bit.ly/3uZF3eK To help Hawaii’s tourism industry recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, new research from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa suggests a potentially underutilized form of revenue that visitors are actually willing to pay for : lasting experiences. These …

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Tesla’s popularity in Japan and its future electric vehicle market

Electric vehicles account for just 1% of total car sales in Japan — in 2021, new registrations of imported electric vehicles in Japan reached 8,610. Yet it was Tesla’s popularity that carried the momentum, as ‘it sold more than 5,200 cars in Japan last year, up from about 1,900 in …

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Japan’s Natsuko Shoji is Asia’s best female chef in 2022

Shoji is the first Japanese chef to win the prestigious award Manila, Philippines – The Academy of Asia’s Top 50 Restaurants crowned Japan‘s Natsuko Shoji as Asia’s Best Female Chef this year, making her the first-ever Japanese chef to win the prestigious title. Shoji is recognized for her world-renowned work …

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Britishvolt secures £40m investment for electric vehicle battery factory | Automobile industry

UK startup Britishvolt has secured a new investment worth £40m from Glencore in the latest stage of its ambitious plan to build one of the UK’s only large-scale battery factories. It aims to triple its funding with £200m in a third funding round, with Glencore serving as lead investor. The …

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HVAC&R Japan 2022: Shibata Welding Construction Launches CO2 Unit Chiller

Japanese equipment manufacturer Shibata Welding Construction Co. has launched its new CO2 (R744) unit cooler (evaporator) at HVAC&R Japan 2022, held from February 1 to 4 in Tokyo. The unit chiller is designed to work with the company’s Naturale Series range of medium and low temperature transcritical CO.2 shelving systems …

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Japanese exhibitors face box office challenges in 2022

Each January, the Motion Picture Producers Assn. from Japan holds a press conference to reveal the previous year’s box office data and its list of top-grossing films. A year ago – at what was then thought to be the peak of the coronavirus pandemic – the event was a grim …

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South Korean and Detroit brands rule out Japanese in new vehicle reliability study

South Korean, rather than Japanese, automakers are now building the most reliable vehicles, and domestic brands, especially those from General Motors, are proving more reliable than those of long-time stalwarts, according to new research from JD Power. like Honda and Nissan. Kia took first place in JD Power’s recent vehicle …

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Japanese stocks follow Wall Street higher thanks to savvy stock selection

TOKYO, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Japanese stocks rose on Wednesday, buoyed by overnight strength on Wall Street, as investors sought companies that posted strong results as earnings season nears its peak . At 02:01 GMT, the Nikkei stock average (.N225) was up 0.8% at 27,500.36, while the broader Topix (.TOPX) …

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Manga and Anime Come to Life and Cultures Merge in Chicago’s First-Ever Manga Café Hub

CHICAGO, February 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Windy City Chicago will go down in history as the city is set to house America’s first-ever manga cafe hub, the Nito Cafe. Formally known as Manga Kissaa manga cafe is an establishment where manga and anime lovers can converge to read the …

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Another biotech microcap plots major job cuts as industry sharpens its ax amid downturn – Endpoints News

In the midst of biotech’s poor start to the year, you can hardly throw a stone without making headlines. Now another microcap company is dumping its workforce to help keep the lights on. Unity Biotechnology will To cut its workforce by 50% as it seeks to open its cash trail …

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These Japanese Cars Are Still Incredibly Undervalued

Japanese cars get a lot of love, but that usually doesn’t translate to the true value these cars should have. The Japanese have done a tremendous job penetrating the US market. Before cars from the East came along and disrupted what was the world’s biggest car market, gearheads had been …

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New Guidelines Abolish Japanese Knotweed ‘Seven Meter Rule’ – Property Industry Eye

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has released a new guidance note for surveyors which has abolished the ‘seven meter rule’ used by assessors to determine whether Japanese knotweed poses a threat to a property. The industry body has released a 36-page guidance note which ‘reflects a better understanding’ …

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The first shipment of LH2 is about to embark for Japan

Federal Minister for Industry, Energy and Emissions Reduction Angus Taylor said the arrival of Suiso Frontier was a milestone for Australia’s technology approach to emissions reductions . The hydrogen industry has reached a milestone with the first shipment of liquefied hydrogen (LH2) to Japan as the Suiso Frontier docks in …

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Budget: Assocham asks the government to remove customs duties on copper concentrate

Industry body Assocham has urged the government to reduce tariffs on copper concentrate from the current 2.5% to zero to provide a level playing field and help industry compete with imports of copper products added value from Free Trade Agreement (FTA) countries. under zero rights. Copper concentrate is the basic …

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Rogue One Adds New Board Member and Senior Executive to Management

WASHINGTON, DC, Jan. 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rogue One, Inc. (OTC Pink: ROAG) is pleased to announce the addition of a new member to its Board of Directors and its team of direction, Mr. Lavert Phillips . Mr. Phillips, a 20-year veteran of the wine, beer and spirits industry …

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Honda joins SES-led lithium-metal battery project

Honda emblem (Reuters-Yonhap) Honda has become the third global automaker after General Motors and Hyundai Motor to jointly develop next-generation electric vehicle batteries with SES, a Boston-based startup expected to go public in the United States this year. According to SES on Thursday, the Japanese automaker has agreed to acquire …

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Local makes a difference in the beauty industry

Ali pictured with her father Max Grinter in Yarrawonga in 2019 as they accepted the Yarrawonga Australian of the Year award posthumously for Ali’s mother, Christine. Photo by Les_Garbutt Former Yarrawonga resident Ali Clarke (née Grinter) is going from strength to strength, recently creating Bondi Blades which is now stocked …

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Irish steak on the Japanese menu for the first time

By SAM BUTLER Republic of Ireland beef exports to Japan nearly doubled in value year-on-year. For the first time in December, Irish steak was on the menu for thousands of customers in Japan. During the Christmas season, the Negishi restaurant chain featured Irish ribeye steak on its menus. It was …

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Rapid increase in foreigners and one-person households

~~ ~ The 2020 census count is complete. The data shows a dramatic increase in Japan’s foreign population, as well as single-person households (people living alone). Japanese society is already poised to enter a period of radical change as the population declines, these two factors are likely to make the …

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SIKA AFFECTS RECORD SALES FOR 2021 – GROWTH OF 17.1%

Ad hoc announcement in accordance with Article 53 of the SIX Exchange Regulation listing rules SIKA AFFECTS RECORD SALES FOR 2021 – GROWTH OF 17.1% Sales increase of 17.1% in local currencies – 2021 sales at CHF 9.24 billion (+17.3% in CHF) Additional growth platforms created through seven acquisitions: Kreps …

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Schoolgirl obsession | University

INSTAGRAM / @SKULLGYARUU There are conversations that come to mind long after I’ve had them. Not because of anything particularly said or revealed, and I don’t particularly remember every specific word said, I just have a clear picture of it. One of those conversations was with a friend last summer. …

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Planning for impossible results

In the 1980s, I thought about Japan a lot. Many Americans have done it. Much of my time spent over this decade was consumed by traveling across the country, presenting seminars on behalf of financial firms, most often for the national brokerage firm PaineWebber. The topic of my seminar was …

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Toyota sold more cars than GM in 2021

For the first time since 1931, General Motors was not the best-selling automaker in the United States. In 2021, Toyota dethroned GM to sell the most vehicles in America, ending GM’s 90-year streak. Not only did GM’s streak end in 2021, but the year also marked the first time that …

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‘Relocation’ Initiative Aims to Boost Washington County Chip Industry

As part of a national effort to revive domestic semiconductor manufacturing, a new effort is aimed at making Oregon more welcoming to the industry. Washington County and the cities of Hillsboro and Forest Grove have launched a “relocation” initiative to identify gaps in the regional chip industry supply chain. From …

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Why Square Enix is ​​entering NFTs and why you shouldn’t be surprised

It’s all over the internet now, the President of Square Enix posted a New Years message praising NFT, Metaverse, and Blockchain games as the future of gaming and its business, but someone has you he explained why this is happening? Is Square Enix Becoming an NFT Company? The message of …

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[Top 5 Industry News in 2021] Korea’s AI technology goes global

Although the Covid-19 pandemic persisted throughout the year, the health sector continued to fulfill its duty based on the experiences of the past year. While doing everything to develop treatments and vaccines against Covid-19, the industry has tried to graft new technologies, including AI, to promote the development of the …

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The popularity of pulled pork in Japan brings more menu options

A popular American dish is gaining traction in food-centric Japan, as new restaurants open their doors and specialize in pulled pork. One of these restaurants even brings the Americana straight to Japan in Roppongi, a trendy area of ​​Tokyo. Big Iowa BBQ, which debuted in early 2021, serves authentic American-style …

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new capitalism in the Kishida administration and competition policy in Japan | White & Case LLP

Fumio Kishida was appointed Prime Minister of Japan on October 4, 2021, and the Kishida administration was formed on the same day. They target the “new capitalism” based on the concept of a “virtuous cycle of growth and distribution” and “the development of a new society after the COVID-19 pandemic”, …

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Japan’s local idol groups return to the scene amid new COVID-19 rules

Nagoya – Budding ‘idol’ song and dance numbers in Nagoya, said to be a hotbed for the emergence of new talent, attempt to rekindle the all-important close contact with fans after long struggling against restrictions on music. coronavirus. The audience’s proximity to the idol-pop performers, both boy and girl groups, …

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NUNO exhibition at Japanese Friendship Garden reveals the language of textiles

A new exhibition entitled NUNO: The language of textiles at the Japanese Friendship Garden Inamori Pavilion at Balboa Park can inspire you to look at fabric in a whole new way. NUNO exhibition teaches the language of textiles The Japanese Friendship Garden offers a lovely retreat away from the hustle …

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CES 2022: Tech Show faces dilemma as Covid cases rise and businesses stay at home

CES 2022 organizers are moving forward with plans to host tens of thousands of people in Las Vegas next month, setting up the tech conference as a test for mass business gatherings at a time when the surge cases of Covid-19 are prompting other companies and groups to change plans. …

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