January 14, 2022
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January 09, 2022
Highlights the ESG (environmental, social and governance) activities of companies and other organizations.
CCJA winner founded company to support deaf children
The award ceremony for the fifth Champion of Change Japan Award, CCJA 2021, was held in Tokyo and streamed live over YouTube on Dec. 10. A record 203 women had...
Care curriculum: School founder Nishi binds Brazilians in Aichi
Living abroad during childhood is a life-changing experience in many...
At CDP symposium, representatives of banks and cities share views on their sustainable goals
Businesses and actions that contribute to solving environmental and social...
Perhaps the most well-known and well-loved Japanese tradition is washoku: Japanese cuisine, from multicourse kaiseki ryōri to cheap B-kyū fare and local delicacies. And there’s no better place in the world to enjoy a wide range of fine dining than in Tokyo, which has of late been home to an impressive number of Michelin-starred restaurants. Over the decades, The Japan...
Introduces municipalities and local companies promoting the beauty and excellence of the real Japan.
Hyperseasonal regional cuisine for the ultimate in destination dining When it comes to depth of flavor and intense regional focus, there are few dining destinations that can rival Kataori. Located...
The English-language events will invite readers of The Japan Times to be guest speakers.
When you see an adult soccer team practicing in Japan, you usually don’t pay much attention. They will be running or resting in their scrimmage jerseys, faces flushed. If it is an outside field on a winter day, you might see steam rising through the air as they rest. If it is an indoor futsal field, you might hear their...
The Japan Times publisher Minako Suematsu interviews business leaders who are active proponents of ESG investing and practices in Japan.
Euglena Co., established in 2005, is the world’s first company to succeed in growing large amounts of the microalgae euglena for human consumption in an outdoor facility, a feat once believed to be effectively impossible. The company operates businesses that use euglena to make products from health foods to biofuels. “The mission of a startup is to create something from...
Leaders&Readers is a Monday interview series showcasing prominent figures who have a strong connection to Japan.
Kyoto Seika head Sacko flexes architecture for all
Architecture significantly shapes our perception of society. The various elements that comprise a piece of architecture — materials, size, aesthetic design — reflect cultural values and economic development. For instance,...
Read the Air guides firms to sustainable ways
As countries around the world pledge to reduce or offset...
Japan helps small islands take oversize global roles
This article was written and published in Nov. 2020 Island...
Puratos: Good food, good company, better future
Louise George Kittaka
Hiromichi Matono For Jean-Pierre Bernardino, there is nothing quite like...
Goldman partner Ben Ferguson in it for long term
In 1998, Japan’s government began implementing its “Big Bang” financial...
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