Large Japanese companies unite in digital engineering technology

Major companies in Japanese industry have come together in a program aimed at strengthening technology and digital engineering skills in the maritime sector by building a cooperative simulation platform. The companies involved in the project are Japan Marine United Corporation, Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, NYK Group, Furuno Electric, Japan Radio, BEMAC Corporation, ClassNK and NAPA. The program …

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Japanese Shipping Technology Leaders Collaborating to Develop Digital Engineering Platforms for Sustainable Maritime Logistics

The University of Tokyo, NYK, MTI, JMU, Mitsubishi Shipbuilding, Furuno, Japan Radio, BEMAC, ClassNK and NAPA join forces to build a cooperative simulation platform, focused on decarbonization technology, autonomous operations and shipyard efficiency Tokyo, Japan, August 8, 2022- A group of Japanese technology leaders (1) have teamed up to establish a cooperation program called “Maritime …

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Japanese Crypto Industry Urges Tokyo To Reform Tax Laws

Source: iStock/mura Japanese companies related to crypto assets have urged the government to carry out tax reforms, claiming that the current system is not in sync with the tax rules of other countries. The proposals come from Association of Crypto Asset Companies of Japan (JCBA) and the Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA), which, according …

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‘What Are You? Chinese? Japanese?’: Blue Bloods Star Tia Carrere Reveals Rampart Racism and Stereotypes She Faced as an Asian Actor

Tia Carrere recently spoke about the racism she has faced throughout her career. The Filipino-American actress starred in such classic films as True Lies (1994) and Wayne’s World (1992). The actress spoke about the comments people made about her when she started her career in the 1980s. The actress plays the role of Tita Teresa …

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5 new Japanese movies coming to Netflix in August 2022

There’s plenty to see in the city right now, from the spectacular Sailor Moon exhibit in Roppongi to the Stranger Things pop-up cafe in Shibuya. That said, if you don’t like the heat or the crowds that August brings, you’re better off turning to the latest Netflix features. Once again, we have a proper mix …

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5 new Japanese movies coming to Netflix in August 2022

There’s plenty to see in the city right now, from the spectacular Sailor Moon exhibit in Roppongi to the Stranger Things pop-up cafe in Shibuya. That said, if you don’t like the heat or the crowds that August brings, you’re better off turning to the latest Netflix features. Once again, we have a proper mix …

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Today in Crypto: Japanese Crypto Seeks Tax Cuts

Japanese crypto lobby groups will ask the government to ease corporate tax rules they say are hampering industry growth, Bloomberg reported Wednesday (July 27). The Japan Association of Crypto Assets Companies and the Japan Virtual and Crypto Asset Exchange Association have a proposal to make it cheaper for companies to issue and hold crypto tokens. …

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Japanese fiat banks are likely to get permission to handle crypto starting in the fall

Source: iStock/tawatchaiprakobkit Japan is ready to allow trust banks to manage crypto assets, after a major financial regulator announced plans to implement legislation that could become legally binding later this year. The Nikkei newspaper reported that the Financial Services Agency (FSA), the body that oversees both the banking sector and the national crypto industry wants …

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