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Japan 2013 / Industry
Jun 28, 2014

Toshiba - Born to innovate

Tracing its origins all the way to 1875, to companies founded by two giants of Japan’s modernization, Hisashige Tanaka and Ichisuke Fujioka, Toshiba has continually consolidated its reputation as a pioneer in the technologies of the day. That spirit of innovation still ...

Japan 2013 / Education
Jun 26, 2013

The best of the local and the global

Attracted by Japan’s astounding success in global business and by its reputation for technological innovation, a growing number of foreign students apply to Japanese universities, highly confident they will graduate with a world-class education and practical skills. ...

Japan 2013 / Aviation
Jun 26, 2013

Japan’s gateways to the world

While Japan has long been among the world’s most popular destinations, it is quite surprising to find out that the government still considers tourism to be a budding sector. It was only in 2003 that the government made it a priority to raise foreign tourist arrivals. I...

Japan 2013 / Aviation
Jun 19, 2013

Expert passenger handling at Tokyo’s Haneda Airport

Sixty years since it was formed to develop the old Haneda Airfield into the Tokyo International Airport, the Japan Airport Terminal Co. Ltd. (JAT) has overseen the construction and management of passenger terminals in one of the world’s most important financial centers....

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