Japanese firms jumping on 2020 Paralympics bandwagon

Business / Corporate May 19, 2016

Japanese firms jumping on 2020 Paralympics bandwagon

As Tokyo prepares to host the 2020 Summer Olympics and Paralympics, an increasing number of Japanese companies are throwing their support behind athletes with disabilities. From hiring athletes to developing clothing for them, a wide range of firms are getting involved. Toyota Motor Corp., one of ...

Business / Corporate Dec 1, 2015

Messaging app Line ties up with newspapers, broadcasters

Naver Corp.'s Line app, Japan's biggest messaging service, began a revenue sharing system with news media organizations that start their own channels on the system. The system started Tuesday, Line said at a briefing in Tokyo. News media partners include the Asahi, Mainichi and Sankei ...