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Opportunities set to mushroom across Asia for Hokuto

Healthier digestive, cardiovascular and immune systems are among the effects of eating mushrooms as part of a wholesome diet. As a quality mushroom manufacturer in Japan, Hokuto has cultivated its brand to represent the nutrition and tastiness that mushrooms add to Asian and Western cuisines.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Healthier digestive, cardiovascular and immune systems are among the effects of eating mushrooms as part of a wholesome diet. As a quality mushroom manufacturer in Japan, Hokuto has cultivated its brand to represent the nutrition and tastiness that mushrooms add to Asian and Western cuisines.

Opportunities set to mushroom across Asia for Hokuto
JAST thrives with innovative IT solutions, Asian expansion

Independent software developer Japan System Techniques (JAST) has adopted a two-pronged approach towards achieving sustained growth amid changing market conditions in the information technology (IT) industry.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Independent software developer Japan System Techniques (JAST) has adopted a two-pronged approach towards achieving sustained growth amid changing market conditions in the information technology (IT) industry.

JAST thrives with innovative IT solutions, Asian expansion
Nitta-born technologies revolutionise industries

Obsessed with inventing, improving and pursuing corporate social responsibility, Nitta has grown to become one of the leading manufacturers of premium soft-materials-based products worldwide. With a history spanning 129 years, the company started as a producer of power transmission leather belts. Nitta has since developed to supply a broad product range incorporating frontier technologies.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Obsessed with inventing, improving and pursuing corporate social responsibility, Nitta has grown to become one of the leading manufacturers of premium soft-materials-based products worldwide. With a history spanning 129 years, the company started as a producer of power transmission leather belts. Nitta has since developed to supply a broad product range incorporating frontier technologies.

Nitta-born technologies revolutionise industries
EXEDY gives back to society

When EXEDY is not setting global standards for niche vehicle components, it is leading the world in corporate social responsibility (CSR).

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

When EXEDY is not setting global standards for niche vehicle components, it is leading the world in corporate social responsibility (CSR).

EXEDY gives back to society
Nikkiso caters to Asia with integrated solutions

Finding the right solutions for industries as diverse as oil and gas, medical and aviation across different markets around the world is all about keeping the customer process in focus. This ability to satisfy varying customer requirements, while adapting to local market needs, has catapulted Nikkiso into the top five global players in its highly specialised fields.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Finding the right solutions for industries as diverse as oil and gas, medical and aviation across different markets around the world is all about keeping the customer process in focus. This ability to satisfy varying customer requirements, while adapting to local market needs, has catapulted Nikkiso into the top five global players in its highly specialised fields.

Nikkiso caters to Asia with integrated solutions
Tokai Tokyo strengthens platform through innovative alliances

The overall sentiment for Japan's stock market remains positive especially after a strong rebound last year. Receiving a much-needed push from the government's aggressive monetary, fiscal and growth policy, Japanese stocks have regained the interest of domestic and international investors.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

The overall sentiment for Japan's stock market remains positive especially after a strong rebound last year. Receiving a much-needed push from the government's aggressive monetary, fiscal and growth policy, Japanese stocks have regained the interest of domestic and international investors.

Tokai Tokyo strengthens platform through innovative alliances
International expansion paves way for diversity

Technology has made the world smaller, breaking borders to connect people from one corner of the globe to the other. Leveraging its vast expertise in this area, JASTEC, one of Japan's oldest information technology services companies, looks outside its home market to gain a cosmopolitan perspective that will enable it to revolutionise the local software industry.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Technology has made the world smaller, breaking borders to connect people from one corner of the globe to the other. Leveraging its vast expertise in this area, JASTEC, one of Japan's oldest information technology services companies, looks outside its home market to gain a cosmopolitan perspective that will enable it to revolutionise the local software industry.

International expansion paves way for diversity
Life sciences, car industry evolve with JSR technology

JSR Corporation breaks new ground in the life sciences and car industries with materials innovation that has proven indispensable to modern life.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

JSR Corporation breaks new ground in the life sciences and car industries with materials innovation that has proven indispensable to modern life.

Life sciences, car industry evolve with JSR technology
NDC reshapes fire protection systems as reliable guardian of communities

Fire protection equipment and systems act as guards who are first on the scene during community emergencies. Committed to protecting the public and the environment, Nippon Dry-Chemical (NDC) is a comprehensive provider of fire detection devices, fire suppression equipment and fire engines.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Fire protection equipment and systems act as guards who are first on the scene during community emergencies. Committed to protecting the public and the environment, Nippon Dry-Chemical (NDC) is a comprehensive provider of fire detection devices, fire suppression equipment and fire engines.

NDC reshapes fire protection systems as reliable guardian of communities
Mori Trust empowers sustainable urban developments, investments

Urban developers in Japan face the challenge of revitalising not just the country's ageing infrastructure but its economy, which took a massive hit from the global financial slowdown and the 2011 earthquake. The task may be challenging, but is embraced by Mori Trust, which has helped shape Tokyo for more than six decades.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Urban developers in Japan face the challenge of revitalising not just the country's ageing infrastructure but its economy, which took a massive hit from the global financial slowdown and the 2011 earthquake. The task may be challenging, but is embraced by Mori Trust, which has helped shape Tokyo for more than six decades.

Mori Trust empowers sustainable urban developments, investments
Daiwa SB Investments discovers more opportunities in Asia

Investment opportunities abound in Japan and the rest of Asia, but it takes a firm that is committed to quality and value creation for investors to discover them. Daiwa SB Investments is a leading Japanese investment powerhouse whose guidance for domestic and Asian clients makes it a major contributor to the country's economy.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Investment opportunities abound in Japan and the rest of Asia, but it takes a firm that is committed to quality and value creation for investors to discover them. Daiwa SB Investments is a leading Japanese investment powerhouse whose guidance for domestic and Asian clients makes it a major contributor to the country's economy.

Daiwa SB Investments discovers more opportunities in Asia
OYO delivers comprehensive surveying and instrumentation solutions

Known as "doctor to the earth", OYO integrates geological, geotechnical and geophysical applications to provide superior value creation. Backed by years of expertise, it has the right fundamentals to pursue its goal of building a sustainable society.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Known as "doctor to the earth", OYO integrates geological, geotechnical and geophysical applications to provide superior value creation. Backed by years of expertise, it has the right fundamentals to pursue its goal of building a sustainable society.

OYO delivers comprehensive surveying and instrumentation solutions
Kanefusa carves sharp profits through innovative cutting-edge tools

Spawning advancements in manufacturing, Japanese technology has become almost synonymous with "state of the art". Applying this technological proficiency to cutting tools, Kanefusa has achieved extremely sharp blades, and even sharper customer profits.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Spawning advancements in manufacturing, Japanese technology has become almost synonymous with "state of the art". Applying this technological proficiency to cutting tools, Kanefusa has achieved extremely sharp blades, and even sharper customer profits.

Kanefusa carves sharp profits through innovative cutting-edge tools
Speciality film manufacturer sets standards for consumer electronics

Bringing technology to the people is the mission of speciality film manufacturer Kimoto. As the latest smartphones, tablets and other gadgets continue to make their debut, Kimoto evolves alongside trends as a technology specialist that sets quality and performance standards for consumer electronics.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Bringing technology to the people is the mission of speciality film manufacturer Kimoto. As the latest smartphones, tablets and other gadgets continue to make their debut, Kimoto evolves alongside trends as a technology specialist that sets quality and performance standards for consumer electronics.

Speciality film manufacturer sets standards for consumer electronics
Sankyo envisions boosting efficiency at Asia's ports

Seafood travels from waters across the globe to a household's dining table as fresh as when it was caught, thanks to a streamlined, complex and constantly evolving distribution system. One key is efficiency; another is continuous logistics innovation, according to Yokohama-headquartered global intermodal distribution service provider Sankyo Corporation.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Seafood travels from waters across the globe to a household's dining table as fresh as when it was caught, thanks to a streamlined, complex and constantly evolving distribution system. One key is efficiency; another is continuous logistics innovation, according to Yokohama-headquartered global intermodal distribution service provider Sankyo Corporation.

Sankyo envisions boosting efficiency at Asia's ports
Shima Seiki weaves technology, design into breakthrough quality knitwear

When Masahiro Shima started his glove-knitting machine factory in 1962, all he intended to do was to automate the production of safe, reliable and perfectly designed knitted gloves. Turning the glove bottom-up and connecting the three finger pockets in the middle, he realised the process can also be applied to produce knitted sweaters.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

When Masahiro Shima started his glove-knitting machine factory in 1962, all he intended to do was to automate the production of safe, reliable and perfectly designed knitted gloves. Turning the glove bottom-up and connecting the three finger pockets in the middle, he realised the process can also be applied to produce knitted sweaters.

Shima Seiki weaves technology, design into breakthrough quality knitwear
ISEKI's revolutionary machineries modernise agricultural environments

ISEKI, whose name has become synonymous with quality and innovation in agricultural machinery manufacturing, has remained steadfast with the high ideals that the company was founded on. ISEKI is unwavering in its pursuit of efficient and labour-saving advances in agriculture since its formation in 1926, being fully aware that its role is becoming more significant amid the global issues of rapid population growth and rising food demand.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

ISEKI, whose name has become synonymous with quality and innovation in agricultural machinery manufacturing, has remained steadfast with the high ideals that the company was founded on. ISEKI is unwavering in its pursuit of efficient and labour-saving advances in agriculture since its formation in 1926, being fully aware that its role is becoming more significant amid the global issues of rapid population growth and rising food demand.

ISEKI's revolutionary machineries modernise agricultural environments
Hulic contributes to urban and national development

The continuing development of Japan and its capital relies on the contribution of companies that prioritise the public good. Hulic is the fourth-largest Japanese real estate company that specialises in leasing medium-sized office buildings in Tokyo. By focusing on the needs of its tenants, Hulic has become a significant contributor to urban and national economic growth.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

The continuing development of Japan and its capital relies on the contribution of companies that prioritise the public good. Hulic is the fourth-largest Japanese real estate company that specialises in leasing medium-sized office buildings in Tokyo. By focusing on the needs of its tenants, Hulic has become a significant contributor to urban and national economic growth.

Hulic contributes to urban and national development
Paradigm shift fortifies Lippo Cikarang as a pillar of the Indonesian economy

The tide is turning for Cikarang, the industrial capital of Bekasi Regency in Indonesia's West Java located about 30 kilometres east of Jakarta. Reflecting the country's robust industrial development fuelled by record-high foreign direct investments and rapid credit growth, the city is bustling with life, commerce and progress - and at the heart of it is Lippo Cikarang.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

The tide is turning for Cikarang, the industrial capital of Bekasi Regency in Indonesia's West Java located about 30 kilometres east of Jakarta. Reflecting the country's robust industrial development fuelled by record-high foreign direct investments and rapid credit growth, the city is bustling with life, commerce and progress - and at the heart of it is Lippo Cikarang.

Paradigm shift fortifies Lippo Cikarang as a pillar of the Indonesian economy
Aggressive, sustainable growth drives business prospects

Indonesia and Lippo Cikarang reflect one another beyond sharing an upbeat outlook. A rich history and an aggressive growth strategy complement a vision to which their citizens and residents aspire: a better quality of life.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Indonesia and Lippo Cikarang reflect one another beyond sharing an upbeat outlook. A rich history and an aggressive growth strategy complement a vision to which their citizens and residents aspire: a better quality of life.

Aggressive, sustainable growth drives business prospects
Environmental sensors promote green business

DKK-TOA Corporation has been a specialised manufacturer of diversified analytical instruments for laboratories, drinking water and wastewater treatment, environmental conservation and process control in various industries since it was founded in 1945.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

DKK-TOA Corporation has been a specialised manufacturer of diversified analytical instruments for laboratories, drinking water and wastewater treatment, environmental conservation and process control in various industries since it was founded in 1945.

Environmental sensors promote green business
Alps Electric caters to global players, strengthens R&D capabilities in China

Car navigation systems able to receive signals from multiple global navigation satellite systems, capacitive trackpads that distinguish five finger points and reject inputs from large objects such as a palm, wearable diagnostic systems and walk detection radar systems for the elderly that do not invade their privacy.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Car navigation systems able to receive signals from multiple global navigation satellite systems, capacitive trackpads that distinguish five finger points and reject inputs from large objects such as a palm, wearable diagnostic systems and walk detection radar systems for the elderly that do not invade their privacy.

Alps Electric caters to global players, strengthens R&D capabilities in China
Kagome cultivates healthy, innovative flavours for Asian palates

When Kagome founder Ichitaro Kanie grew Japan's first tomatoes in 1899, he reaped more than a new crop variety; he cultivated a healthy, flavourful and revolutionary food that provides nourishment and sustainable livelihood in Japan.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

When Kagome founder Ichitaro Kanie grew Japan's first tomatoes in 1899, he reaped more than a new crop variety; he cultivated a healthy, flavourful and revolutionary food that provides nourishment and sustainable livelihood in Japan.

Kagome cultivates healthy, innovative flavours for Asian palates
Daishin Chemical leads with blend of experience, innovation

Achieving the perfect blend of products may be a long-term goal for most manufacturers, but for Japan's top solvent manufacturer Daishin Chemical, it is a daily affair.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Achieving the perfect blend of products may be a long-term goal for most manufacturers, but for Japan's top solvent manufacturer Daishin Chemical, it is a daily affair.

Daishin Chemical leads with blend of experience, innovation
Flour expert Nippn delivers modern food products to Asia

As the first industrial flour milling company in Japan to introduce modern machinery, Nippon Flour Mills (Nippn) was instrumental in developing the country's food culture by promoting wheat-based cuisine since 1896. More than a century later, Nippn continues to produce high-quality and tasty food products as it expands into processed food such as frozen food that meet today's consumption demands.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

As the first industrial flour milling company in Japan to introduce modern machinery, Nippon Flour Mills (Nippn) was instrumental in developing the country's food culture by promoting wheat-based cuisine since 1896. More than a century later, Nippn continues to produce high-quality and tasty food products as it expands into processed food such as frozen food that meet today's consumption demands.

Flour expert Nippn delivers modern food products to Asia
Astellas gives patients hope with drug discoveries

Astellas Pharma, a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in Tokyo and driven by a strong commitment to research and development (R&D), exhibits special dedication to its business philosophy. It lives and breathes its mission of improving the health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products. The company was born out of a merger in 2005 between two Japanese pharmaceutical companies - Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical and Fujisawa Pharmaceutical. It was an integration that combined more than two centuries of pharmaceutical expertise and history.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Astellas Pharma, a global pharmaceutical company headquartered in Tokyo and driven by a strong commitment to research and development (R&D), exhibits special dedication to its business philosophy. It lives and breathes its mission of improving the health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products. The company was born out of a merger in 2005 between two Japanese pharmaceutical companies - Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical and Fujisawa Pharmaceutical. It was an integration that combined more than two centuries of pharmaceutical expertise and history.

Astellas gives patients hope with drug discoveries
Haruyama changes business wear with innovative technology

Fusing classic and elegant style with innovative manufacturing techniques, Haruyama Trading creates an affordable luxury for today's working class with ingenious and functional business apparel.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Fusing classic and elegant style with innovative manufacturing techniques, Haruyama Trading creates an affordable luxury for today's working class with ingenious and functional business apparel.

Haruyama changes business wear with innovative technology
Leading papermaker pursues mainland and Asian expansion

After 107 years of growth to become one of the largest paper manufacturers in Japan, Hokuetsu Kishu Paper (HKP) has set its sights on China and Southeast Asia. Allocating 30 per cent of its production for export to Asia, Oceania and the United States, HKP has begun manufacturing overseas with the completion of its Jiangmen Xinghui Paper Mill in Guangdong.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

After 107 years of growth to become one of the largest paper manufacturers in Japan, Hokuetsu Kishu Paper (HKP) has set its sights on China and Southeast Asia. Allocating 30 per cent of its production for export to Asia, Oceania and the United States, HKP has begun manufacturing overseas with the completion of its Jiangmen Xinghui Paper Mill in Guangdong.

Leading papermaker pursues mainland and Asian expansion
Horizon brings printed text to the digital age

Centuries have passed since the invention of the printing press, but its effects on civilisation remain evident in the digital age. Printed materials, such as books, spur widespread circulation of information and ideas that help revolutionise the modern world.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

Centuries have passed since the invention of the printing press, but its effects on civilisation remain evident in the digital age. Printed materials, such as books, spur widespread circulation of information and ideas that help revolutionise the modern world.

Horizon brings printed text to the digital age
Tokyu Fudosan spearheads transformation towards 2020 Olympic Games

The much-anticipated 2020 Olympic Games are set to showcase Japan's transformation since the country first hosted the international sporting event in 1964. Much like athletes training to earn the Olympic gold, various industry champions are gearing up to develop and redevelop Japan's urban landscape in time for the influx of global guests - and among the frontrunners is property developer Tokyu Fudosan Holdings Corporation.

15 Jun 2018 - 10:52AM

The much-anticipated 2020 Olympic Games are set to showcase Japan's transformation since the country first hosted the international sporting event in 1964. Much like athletes training to earn the Olympic gold, various industry champions are gearing up to develop and redevelop Japan's urban landscape in time for the influx of global guests - and among the frontrunners is property developer Tokyu Fudosan Holdings Corporation.

Tokyu Fudosan spearheads transformation towards 2020 Olympic Games