From the economic boom of the '70s and '80s to the collapse of the bubble economy and the ensuing "lost decade," Bruce Stronach — Dean of Temple University Japan (TUJ) — has witnessed Japan undergo several significant transformations.
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Belgium's new ambassador to Japan, Roxane de Bilderling, brings special linguistic insight to her post.
Moneytree has been a "game changer" for Japan's digital banking environment, according to Chief Executive and founder Paul Chapman.
With over 25 years of global experience in education, Nicholas Gunn is driven by the responsibility to help children develop into individuals who can confidently make their way through the world.
Fresh off a stint as Mexico's ambassador to India from 2015 to 2018, Melba Pria aims to "go wider and deeper" as Mexico's official envoy to Japan, a position she assumed earlier this year.
To say Jose C. Laurel V arrived in Japan at a pivotal moment in the country's history would be an understatement.
With each passing day, more and more smokers are choosing heat-not-burn products over conventional cigarettes.
There's no industry quite as dynamic as the automotive industry.
As a scholar of Japanese law, Polish Ambassador Jacek Izydorczyk brings a distinct cultural understanding to the diplomatic world, where he works day in and day out to deepen ties between Poland and Japan.