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industry trends
Developing a Flying Car

Skydrive, a startup developing a flying car, has raised 9.6 billion yen from 13 companies including Suzuki mainly through capital increase through third party allotment (announced on September 26)...



lifestyle
10% of those Interested in the "Metaverse” Own a VR Headset Device 

According to a survey by Cross Marketing (Tokyo), about 10% of those interested in the "metaverse," a virtual space, owned a virtual reality (VR) headset device...

Interview
Looking Towards the Organization of the Diet & Beauty Fair 2020

Every show so far has raised a theme, such as the nature of the health and beauty business in Japan...

Lifestyle
Glamping is a Travel Style in the Spotlight for its Low Risk of Covid-19 Infection - Series (1)

Glamping is gaining popularity with men and women of all ages as a new outdoor-style camping...

interview
Interview with Atsushi Kojima, Chairman of Ganko Food Service Co., Ltd.

I’m a bit of a glutton and I love to eat, and also I love to do business. My foundations are in those two loves...

Lifestyle
NIHONSHU - The art and history of Japanese sake and Japanese culture

Nihonshu, or Japanese sake, is Japan’s national drink, and the epitome of...