Japan

WILLER TRAVEL Develops World's 1st "Ingress" Bus "NL-PRIME" in Cooperation with Niantic

OSAKA, Japan, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- WILLER TRAVEL, Inc. ( http://willerexpress.com/en/ ), which manages a website wherein seats can be reserved on expressway buses on 98 routes (*) acrossJapan operated by 63 companies, has developed the world's first "Ingress" ...

2016-06-07 16:00 1767

Set of YANAGIYA Items and GHT POUCH S/M Featuring YANAGIYA's Traditional Houndstooth Check Launched through BEAMS JAPAN Stores

TOKYO, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BEAMS Co., Ltd. and Yanagiya Honten Co., Ltd., both headquartered inTokyo, are pleased to announce on June 7 the launch of GHT POUCH S/M, a collaboration product that features YANAGIYA's traditional houndstooth check pattern, through BEAMSJAPAN stores. (Photo:...

2016-06-07 11:00 2224

Takeda to Present New Data at the American Diabetes Association's 76th Scientific Sessions

OSAKA, Japan, June 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceuticals Company Limited[TSE: 4502], ("Takeda") will present eight abstracts at the American Diabetes Association's 76th Scientific Sessions, which takes place inNew Orleans, LA, on June 10-14, ...

2016-06-07 01:09 1381

Daiichi Sankyo to present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank ADR Virtual Investor Conference on Thursday, June 9th, 2016

TOKYO, June 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd. (JP: 4568.T, OTC Pink: DSNKY) based inTokyo, Japan and focused on pharmaceutical business, today announced that Senior Director, IR group, Mr.Junichi Onuma will present at the dbVIC - Deutsche Bank American Depositary Receipt (ADR) Virt...

2016-06-06 20:30 1495

DHL Express Scales Up Capacity in Japan with New JPY 9 Billion Tokyo Gateway Facility

TOKYO, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DHL Express, the world's leading international express services provider, today unveiled its newJPY 9 billion ( EUR 66 million) DHL Express Tokyo Gateway facility, located at Shin-Kiba, Tokyo . The new 20,000 sqm facility contains more than double the operating a...

2016-06-02 12:30 3052

Asia Fashion Fair - TOKYO 2016 Invites Exhibitors Worldwide to Join Our Business Party

TOKYO, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The 29th AFF (Asia Fashion Fair) - TOKYO will take place at Tokyo-Sunshine City, from 28 - 30 Sep,2016. The fair is hosted by AFF Co., Ltd. andthe Japan-China Economic Relations and Trade Center, and implemented by the AFF Organizing Committee. AFF is the bi...

2016-06-02 07:30 1724

Thailand to Host 10th Eco-products International Fair 2016

BANGKOK, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- * Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha to inaugurate the four-day EPIF * "24-Hour Eco-Life" theme to focus on development of a low-carbon society and green growth * Different zones to showcase eco-innovations, eco-products, and eco-services T...

2016-06-01 17:28 2571

Over 70,000 Signups for CYBIRD's New Smartphone Soccer Game in Just 2 Weeks!

TOKYO, June 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Japanese game developer CYBIRD Co., Ltd. announced onJune 1 that there were over 70,000 signups for its new football game BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off after just two weeks. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/opn/release/201605311151/

2016-06-01 13:00 1591

Microsoft Selects Zuken's DS-2 for Engineering Data Management Phase 1 Addressed Component Management

YOKOHAMA, Japan, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Zuken Inc. announced on May 31 that the Microsoft Devices division has selected Zuken's DS-2 engineering data management solution for library and design data management with supply chain connectivity. Microsoft's Devices division, which includes Surf...

2016-05-31 13:00 2371

4 Northern Chiba Pref. Cities near Narita Airport Certified as "Japan Heritage" Sites

CHIBA, Japan, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A story about four cities in northern Chiba Prefecture, near Narita Airport, has been recognized as the first "Japan Heritage" in the prefecture. The Japan Heritage title is the certification of stories about the country's cultural and traditional heritag...

2016-05-30 13:00 1519

SAP Fieldglass Report: Procurement to Play Increasingly Important Role in Organizations

SINGAPORE, May 30, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Procurement plays a critical role within organizations, and its importance will continue to increase, according to a report underwritten in part bySAP Fieldglass , the global cloud technology leader in services procurement and co...

2016-05-30 09:00 1879

Frost & Sullivan Announces Best-in-Class Companies in Japan for 2016 Japan Excellence Awards

TOKYO, May 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan today announced the final recipients of its annual 2016 Japan Excellence Awards onMay 27, 2016. This year's recipients will be honored during a reception to be organized onJune 2, 2016 at Tokyo American Club. Robin Joffe, Partner and Presiden...

2016-05-27 10:30 1645

Broadridge Bolsters Senior Leadership Team in Asia-Pacific to Support Accelerated Client Growth

SINGAPORE, May 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: BR) has appointed two senior leaders to its executive team inAsia Pacific .David Becker has joined as Head of Asia Pacific and Yoshiyuki Hoshino has joined as chief operating officer ofJapan. The appointments are...

2016-05-26 09:00 1699

WHO Censorship Tactics Should be Exposed at World Health Assembly

GENEVA, May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Annual Summit Takes Place This Week, Global Leaders Have an Opportunity to Scrutinize WHO's definition of transparency and accountability   Health Ministers from 194 countries will gather this week in Geneva to set the direction for future health polic...

2016-05-24 14:30 1145

Takeda Presents Analyses From Vedolizumab Data in Ulcerative Colitis at 2016 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) Annual Meeting

OSAKA, Japan, May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited [TSE: 4502 ], ("Takeda") today announced the oral presentations of two data analyses: one evaluating the optimal position of vedolizumab in the ulcerative colitis (UC) tre...

2016-05-24 00:56 1650

Short Film Umishu Starring Akutagawa Literary Award Winner and Comedian Naoki Matayoshi To Be Shown at Cannes

TOKYO, May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The movie-making community Carnit AB announced today that its latest short,Umishu ("scent of the sea"), will be screened onMay 20, 2016, in the Short Film Corner at this year's Cannes Film Festival (May 11-22). This film is sponsored by Syouei Wellness. The fil...

2016-05-19 22:16 2810

Net Yourself Preregistration Bonus with BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off

TOKYO, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 18, CYBIRD Co., Ltd. launched a special preregistration bonus campaign for its new smartphone game BFB Champions: Global Kick-Off, a sequel to the Japanese smash-hit soccer game BFB 2016. The campaign will reward users who sign up in advance with in-game...

2016-05-18 16:00 1845

Frost & Sullivan GIL Japan 2016: Digital Transformation Will Be the Game Changer for Transforming Business Models in Japan

TOKYO, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan Japan will be hosting its flagship Growth, Innovation and Leadership (GIL)Japan summit in Tokyo on June 2, 2016 at the Tokyo American Club to discuss and showcase how "Digital Transformation" will transform the way companies need to grow and in...

2016-05-18 11:28 1477

Yamaha Motor Advances into African Market

LAGOS, Nigeria and IWATA, Japan, May 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (Tokyo: 7272) announced today that CFAO Yamaha Motor Nigeria Ltd., a joint venture between Yamaha Motor and CFAO S.A., opened its first motorcycle assembly plant inAfrica within the Amuwo Odofin Industrial Scheme...

2016-05-16 14:00 1990

New One-stop Guide Service "LIVE JAPAN PERFECT GUIDE TOKYO" Launched for Foreign Visitors

TOKYO, May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Gurunavi, Inc., Tokyu Corporation and Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. have launched "LIVEJAPAN PERFECT GUIDE TOKYO" (LIVE JAPAN, http://livejapan.com/ ), a one-stop travel guide service for overseas visitors toJapan created in collaboration with 1...

2016-05-12 13:00 2442