Japanese Industry

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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Japanese space tourists land on Earth after ISS travel

12-day trip to the International Space Station reportedly worth more than $ 80 million A rocket carrying a Japanese billionaire, its producer and a Russian cosmonaut landed on Earth on Monday after completing a mission to the International Space Station. Yusaku Maezawa, who started Zozotown, Japan’s largest online fashion retailer, …

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The $ 88,000 Pokémon card: Japanese speculators drive up trading card prices, freeze kids

TOKYO – What’s going on in the world of Pokémon Trading Cards? There are queues at game stores selling the cards in the Japanese capital. Rare cards sell for over 10 million yen (approximately $ 88,000) each. And they have transcended the status of collector’s item to become investment property. …

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Marubeni to become equal shareholder of Swiss blockchain start-up led by a trader

An independent legal entity based in Geneva, Covantis was incorporated in March 2020. Its digital platform, Launched in February this year, leverages technology to modernize cumbersome post-trade execution processes, with an initial focus on grains and oilseeds operations. Subject to regulatory approvals and upon closing of the transaction, Marubeni is …

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