Japan

Korean Language Car Rental Booking Service Now Available on "Tabirai Japan," a Travel Reservation Site Aimed at Foreign Visitors to Japan

OKINAWA, Japan, June 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday June 1st, 2016, Pam Inc. established a Korean language car rental booking service named "Tabirai Japan: Car Rental" on their website "Tabirai Japan", which is a website for foreign visitors coming toJapan. In response to a recent increas...

2016-06-14 13:51 2095

Applications Now Being Accepted for 12th Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship

TOKYO, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hakuho Foundation, a public interest incorporated foundation, began accepting onJune 10 applications for the 12th Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship. Objectives: With the goals of further strengthening the fundamentals of international research i...

2016-06-13 13:00 1899

EXAMINE Trial Post-Hoc Analyses of Mortality Data Regarding Cardiovascular Safety of Alogliptin Presented at American Diabetes Association's 76th Scientific Sessions and Published in Diabetes Care

OSAKA, Japan, June 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited [TSE: 4502 ], ("Takeda") announced the publication of a post-hoc analysis from the global EXAMINE (EX amination of CArdiovascular OutcoMes: AlogliptIN vs. Standard of CarE...

2016-06-12 11:10 1613

Huawei and Global Elites Define a Cloud World at the First Tokyo Cloud Congress

TOKYO, June 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- To address the global mega-trend of "Cloud-based Enterprise Transformation", Huawei sponsored the first Tokyo Cloud Congress at Interop Tokyo 2016, co-hosted by Interop Tokyo Committee and the Widely Integrated Distributed Environment (WIDE) Project. Promoting...

2016-06-11 09:00 2187

Takeda Licenses Global Rights to Theravance Biopharma's TD-8954, a Novel 5-HT4 Agonist and Motility Agent for Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders

OSAKA, Japan and DUBLIN, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) ("Takeda") and Theravance Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: TBPH) ("Theravance Biopharma") today announced that the companies have entered into a global license, development and commercialization agreem...

2016-06-08 21:02 2136

Zero Latency Teams up with SEGA Live Creation to Bring World's First Free-roam Multi-player VR to Japan

MELBOURNE, Australia, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Zero Latency, creator of world leading free-roam VR technology, is teaming with Sega Live Creation to bring multi-player free-roam VR toJapan. World's first free-roam multi-player VR hits Ja...

2016-06-08 09:00 3123

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 1893

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 2400

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 1504

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 1657

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 3496

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 1976

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 2785

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 1765

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 2657

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 1700

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 2044

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 1769

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 1935

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 1289