ESG Consortium Menu

ESG CONSORTIUM

Skin care line explores greener packaging

Sponsored Content

Although the company Rohto Pharmaceutical Co. is instantly associated with eye drops for most consumers in Japan, it has constantly been expanding its field of research, development and manufacturing to ...

Seino Transportation Co. has been utilizing Hino Motors Ltd.'s Hino Profia Hybrid large truck from September last year to help reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

ESG CONSORTIUM Feb 2, 2020

Seino works toward environmental change

Sponsored Content

Seino Holdings Co. is making sure it stands at the forefront of efforts to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the economically critical transport industry. The company, widely known for its trademark ...

Paul Simpson, CEO of CDP, speaks during a forum on decarbonizing management held in Tokyo on Nov. 19.

ESG CONSORTIUM Dec 1, 2019

Compelling need for adoption of ESG goals

Sponsored Content

Intensifying pressure to limit global temperature increases and prevent ecological disaster is mounting and corporations and investors — including those in Japan — have an urgent role to play. That was ...

Panelists discuss the theme "Deepening ESG investments: engagement and integration" at the 2019 Leaders' Conference held in Tokyo on Sept. 26.

ESG CONSORTIUM Oct 27, 2019

Conference tackles ESG investment trends

Sponsored Content

Business leaders and financial experts gathered in Tokyo on Sept. 26 to exchange their perspectives on the growing importance of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in the world of ...

Panelists shared their thoughts based on the theme "Structural changes on a global scale and what we should do" at the 2019 Leaders' Conference on Sept. 26 in Tokyo.

ESG CONSORTIUM Oct 13, 2019

Investing in a time of socioeconomic shifts

Sponsored Content

The Japan Times ESG Consortium and the Japan Center for International Finance co-organized a forum on Sept. 26 in Tokyo to provide innovative ideas and thought-provoking suggestions in addressing global ...

(From left) Satoshi Sato, senior officer of the Sustainability Development Department of Seven & I Holdings Co.; Masaki Takao, CEO and co-founder of Jeplan Inc.; and Commons Asset Management Inc. Chairman Ken Shibusawa participate in a seminar on recycling plastic on July 26 in Tokyo.

ESG CONSORTIUM Aug 25, 2019

Businesses aim for increased sustainability

Sponsored Content

In response to the increasing problem of plastic waste worldwide, Commons Asset Management Inc., which focuses on long-term investment, organized a seminar themed around recycling plastic on July 26 in ...

Climate Bonds Initiative CEO Sean Kidney discusses Japan's potential efforts in the fields of green bonds and green finance during an interview with The Japan Times in Tokyo on June 20.

ESG CONSORTIUM Jul 28, 2019

Japan advised to set own green taxonomy

SPONSORED CONTENT

During a recent interview in Tokyo, CEO of the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI) Sean Kidney urged the Japanese government and private sector to further pursue the "green revolution" to catch ...