Children's library opens; Tribute to classic art

| Mar 22, 2016

Children's library opens; Tribute to classic art

Children’s library opens Family restaurant Hyappon No Spoon (100 Spoons) in Yokohama’s Azamino Gardens appeals to parents for their wide range of healthy meals served in a relaxing atmosphere. On March 1, the restaurant made a move to make itself more appealing to children ...

3-D indoor mapping; 007 Spectre series

| Nov 17, 2015

3-D indoor mapping; 007 Spectre series

3-D indoor mapping Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc. announced it has signed a partnership agreement with Munich-based NavVis GmbH to sell and market NavVis’s products, services and value-added services in Japan. One of the products is the M3 Trolley, a 3-D indoor mapping system that ...

Invitation to free English <em>kogei</em> tour at Mitsukoshi

| Sep 15, 2015

Invitation to free English kogei tour at Mitsukoshi

Free gallery tours in English will be held at the Nihonbashi Mitsukoshi Main Store to provide non-Japanese with the opportunity to learn about Japanese kogei traditional crafts on Sept. 19 and 20, starting at 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. The tours are part of ...

Upgrade improves customer tracking

| May 19, 2015

Upgrade improves customer tracking

Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc. has begun marketing the latest version of a video-based marketing support solution, “People Counter,” with new features. Developed by Vitracom AG, People Counter is video-based customer tracking software that helps capture the behavioral tendencies of shop visitors. The software helps ...

| Jan 13, 2015

Nuclear-free world; train experience for kids; scream your love

SEMINARS Nuclear-free world Crayon House, a multistory building selling children’s books, toys and organic products in Tokyo’s Omotesando district, has resumed monthly lectures on topics related to nuclear power, “Morning Study of SilentSpring.” Author and screenwriter James Miki will head the discussion for the ...

| Dec 16, 2014

Meat treat for New Year's; friendship fun run

SEASONAL Meat treat for New Year Kakiyasu Honten Co., a Japan-based company engaged in the manufacture and sale of fresh meat and processed meat products, has launched a series of meat “osechi” this month. Osechi are traditional Japanese New Year’s food items packed in ...

| Dec 16, 2014

Applications being accepted for pre-Tokyo Marathon 5K run

Applications are now being accepted for the Tokyo Marathon Friendship Run 2015, scheduled for Feb. 21. The 5K running event will take place one day before the 2015 Tokyo Marathon and aims to provide hospitality and promote exchanges with runners from overseas. This year, ...

IIJ releases prepaid SIM card for visitors

| Oct 21, 2014

IIJ releases prepaid SIM card for visitors

SIM card for visitors Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (IIJ) has released “Japan Travel SIM powered by IIJmio,” a 2 GB prepaid SIM card package for visitors to Japan, allowing them to make inexpensive domestic and international calls using the Brastel IP phone service. Available ...

Business with Vietnam; Yokohama Oktoberfest; chestnut treats

| Oct 7, 2014

Business with Vietnam; Yokohama Oktoberfest; chestnut treats

exhibitions Business with Vietnam The ASEAN Promotion Centre on Trade, Investment and Tourism will hold an “ASEAN Showcase — Vietnam” trade exhibition with business-matching activities at the ASEAN-Japan Hall in Minato Ward, Tokyo, from Oct. 20 to 23. Fifteen Vietnamese companies in the marine ...