The Value Plan: How to Create Future-Proof Products & Services

- New guide to marketing by Prof. Philip Sugai launches Publishizer crowdfunding campaign A crowdfunding campaign for 'The Value Plan', a new book that outlines...

Baidu Shuts Down Search Unit in Japan

TOKYO, JAPAN - Chinese search engine Baidu has announced that it has officially shut down its search engine operation in Japan as part of...

Quantum Solutions Co., Ltd. establishes joint venture with FOMM Company Limited

According to the announcement dated 12 July 2021 in respect of Notice of Capital and Business Alliance with FOMM Limited, Quantum Solutions (hereinafter referred...

Stimulating blood vessel formation with magnets

Magnetic field could boost blood vessel growth to regenerate damaged tissue. Magnetic field can be used to stimulate blood vessel growth, according to a...

China Marks an Important Year of Promoting Carbon Neutrality

The Global Commons Stewardship Index was developed by the University of Tokyo's Global Commons Center in collaboration with the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions...

Bank of Japan Holds Off Expanding Monetary Stimulus

TOKYO – Japan’s central bank the Bank of Japan (BOJ), has decided to hold off on expanding monetary stimulus during a board meeting in...

DS Pharma Animal Health awards Hacarus the Grand Prize for ‘New Business Solutions in...

Hacarus Inc, the leading provider of lightweight and explainable AI, was today awarded the Grand Prize by DS Pharma Animal Health for its innovative...

Spinning electricity from heat and cold

A new device harvests two types of energy during the daytime, making it cool on one end and hot on the other, to generate...

JCB International sponsors Visit Greenwich Destination Leaflet in the UK

TOKYO -- JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., today announced that it became the main sponsor of the...
Nikko Asset Management

Why ESG for Emerging Asia?

By Peter Sartori, Head of Equity, Asia, and Peter Monson, Senior Equity Analyst, Nikko Asset Management, 9 February 2017 TOKYO -- This paper reflects on recent...

Quantum Solutions Co., Ltd. shifts to focus on the EV business for its core...

According to the "Notice Regarding the Memorandum of Understanding for Capital and Business Alliance with Shanghai LingKang Consulting Co., Ltd." dated 21 June 2021,...

Company Shares of Nippon Light Metal (TOKYO:5703) Up 3.33 Percent

TOKYO, JAPAN - Nippon Light Metal Holdings Co Ltd (TOKYO:5703)'s stocks rose 3.33 percent in today's trading session to end the day at 186.0....

Better memristors for brain-like computing

Scientists are getting better at making neurone-like junctions for computers that mimic the human brain's random information processing, storage and recall. Fei Zhuge of...

Gaining more control over fuel cell membranes

More organization at the molecular level could improve the efficiency of membranes used in the hydrogen fuel cells that provide energy to electric cars...

Japanese Companies to Raise Capital Spending by 13.9 Percent

TOKYO - Major companies in Japan are planning to raise their domestic capital spending in fiscal 2015 ending next March by 13.9 percent, a...

Olympus Selected for Inclusion in Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World)

Olympus Corporation (Olympus - Director, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO: Yasuo Takeuchi) has been selected for inclusion in the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability...

JCBI and Far Eastern Bank announced the launch of JCB and MIR-JCB cards

Far Eastern Bank, which marks 30 years of successful financial activity this year, became the fourth bank in Russia to start issuing cards JCB...

Princeton Digital Group announces 100 MW Flagship Data Center Campus in Japan, committing $1...

Singapore-based Princeton Digital Group (PDG), Asia's leading data center provider, today announced its plan to build one of the largest hyperscale facilities in Tokyo,...

Shares of Astellas Pharma Inc (TYO:4503) Trade Higher In Tokyo on Immunomic Therapeutics Partnership

TOKYO, JAPAN - Shares of Astellas Pharma Inc (TYO:4503) were trading higher in the morning session at the Tokyo Stock Exchange on the back...

Imprinting Technology Improves Transistor-Based Biosensors

Tsukuba, Japan - Korean researchers are improving the fabrication of transistor-based biosensors by using silicon nanowires on their surface. The team, led by Won-Ju Cho...