By Chisato Tanaka Japan Times Posted on May 3, 2018
The estimated number of foreign visitors to the nation’s national parks increased to a new record of 6 million last year, with a park in Kumamoto Prefecture, which was hit by natural disasters in 2016, having enjoyed a boost, the Environment Ministry has announced.
By Etsuo Kono Japan News/Yomiuri on April 19, 2018
By Etsuo Kono Japan News/Yomiuri Posted on April 19, 2018
• Updated on April 19, 2018 at 12:35 am
Aiming to recover the Sony corporate culture that produced the legendary Walkman and PlayStation in the past, Sony Corp.’s Seed Acceleration Program seeks to promote new businesses proposed by Sony Group employees.
By Teruo Miyazawa Japan News/Yomiuri on April 12, 2018
By Teruo Miyazawa Japan News/Yomiuri Posted on April 12, 2018
A noticeable increase in professional beekeepers has been causing a buzz in Japan, with the central and local governments providing support for increased production of honeybees essential for growing many fruits and vegetables.
Major information technology company Gree Inc. and IT systems firm Toyoda High System, based in Kariya, Japan, jointly launched a new service in March to help students experience a company tour via virtual reality.
By Yoko Tanimoto, Japan News/Yomiuri on April 4, 2018
By Yoko Tanimoto, Japan News/Yomiuri Posted on April 4, 2018
• Updated on April 4, 2018 at 7:40 pm
As more people are drinking coffee, more coffee shops are offering unique services to draw them in, such as reserving high-end coffee beans for particular customers and allowing customers to grind their own beans.
By Shusuke Murai, Japan Times Posted on April 4, 2018
• Updated on April 4, 2018 at 7:39 pm
As more companies turn to artificial intelligence to discover new talent, a recent survey has shown that a majority of job-seeking university students don’t want their abilities judged by the technology.