The Japanese Culinary Academy Launches a Website with Killer Content and an E-Learning Program to Promote Japanese Cuisine Abroad

KYOTO, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 10, 2019 The Japanese Culinary Academy, located in Kyoto Prefecture, Yoshihiro Murata, Director, and online at, has partnered with Blue Magic, Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, Yukiko Akimoto, CEO, and online at, to develop jointly an e-learning program that teaches the culture and technique of authentic Japanese cuisine. Services began worldwide […]

P&G National Geographic and Global Citizen Launch Groundbreaking Series ACTIVATE: THE GLOBAL CITIZEN MOVEMENT To Drive Action Around Poverty Inequality and Sustainability

Six-Part Docuseries Draws Attention to Critical World Issues With Activists Including Hugh Jackman, Pharrell Williams, Common, Usher, Rachel Brosnahan, Gayle King, Bonang Matheba, Darren Criss, Uzo Aduba, Becky G and Priyanka Chopra Jonas Series Premieres in the U.S. September 5 at 10/9c on National Geographic CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 05, 2019 Procter & Gamble and National Geographic’s six-part […]

teamLab Planets a Museum Where You Move Through Water in Toyosu Tokyo Is Currently a Space for Autu mn. The Carp Swimming on the Water’s Surface Change into Autumn Leaves When They Collide with Visitors.

And for a limited time only, popular items using fish sent directly from the Toyosu Market are now available at the jointly-managed food stands. TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 05, 2019 Art collective teamLab’s “museum where you move through water” in Toyosu, Tokyo, teamLab Planets TOKYO (hereafter, teamLab Planets) will change into an autumnal space for a […]

East Asia Marine Expo 2019 Opens in Qingdao

QINGDAO, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 06, 2019 East Asia Marine Expo 2019, a professional full-chain marine exhibition, launched in Qingdao Cosmopolitan Exposition, Qingdao West Coast New Area, on September 4th, 2019. Themed, “Towards Greater Openness and Connectivity – Blue, Ocean, and Technology,” the Expo is sponsored by Qingdao Huangdao Development (Group) Co., Ltd. and organized by Tianjin […]

Starr Insurance Companies Appoints Dr. Haoming Zhou as General Manager and President of Starr China

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 04, 2019 Starr Insurance Companies today announced the appointment of Dr. Haoming Zhou as general manager and president of Starr China Property and Casualty Insurance Ltd., effective September 2nd. Dr. Zhou has more than 20 years of insurance industry experience. Prior to joining Starr, he worked in Singapore, Sydney, Hong Kong and […]

Japanese Companies Should Not Miss out Opportunities from Rapidly Growing ASEAN Ageing Population

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 03, 2019 ASEAN is facing rapid population ageing. It is estimated that all ASEAN countries will become ageing society (more than 7% of the population is 65 years old or older) in 20 years. Singapore and Thailand have already reached the aging society and others including Viet Nam and Brunei Darussalam are following […]

The Mary Kay FoundationSM and UT Southwestern Partner to End Cancers Impacting Women Globally

The long-standing partnership will introduce a new international fellowship program offering scientists around the globe opportunities to conduct groundbreaking cancer research DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 28, 2019 The Mary Kay FoundationSM, a decades-long leader in the charge to eliminate cancers affecting women, recently announced a $500,000 grant to fund a groundbreaking global fellowship program with long-time partner […]

Queqi Media Culture: China-Thailand Strategic Cooperation Starts Three New Growth Points Following Tourism

BEIJING–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 24, 2019 After extending landing visa’s free policy, Thailand planned to offer “one-year free visa” to Chinese tourists. According to Thailand media reports, Thailand’s Minister of Tourism and Sports recently submitted a bill to Thai Prime Minister Prayuth to introduce a one-year free visa policy for Chinese and Indian tourists. The move was […]

32 Leading Global Fashion and Textile Companies Make Commitments on Climate Biodiversity and Oceans

32 global fashion and textile companies have signed a Fashion Pact They have committed to achieving practical objectives together in three areas: climate, biodiversity and oceans Representatives of these companies have been invited today at the Elysée Palace by French President Emmanuel Macron The Fashion Pact will be presented to heads of state during the […]

Mary Kay Appoints Katherine Weng General Manager for China

Global Cosmetics Powerhouse Champions Female Leadership Around the World DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 22, 2019 Mary Kay Inc., a leading corporate advocate of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, announced the appointment of Katherine Weng as General Manager for Mary Kay (China) Co., Ltd. Based in Shanghai, Weng will report directly to Mary Kay’s Asia Pacific Region President, KK […]

2019 Taoyuan Land Art Festival to Kick off in Northern Taiwan This September

TAIPEI, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 21, 2019 The 2019 Taoyuan Land Art Festival themed on "New Landscape “will run between Sept. 6 and Sept. 22, featuring 34 artworks created by domestic and foreign artists, five forums, 40 luminarie shows, and 200 events including workshops and international art exchanges. This press release features multimedia. View the full release […]

Slice and SOMPO Announce ICS Proof-of-Value Contract Bringing On-Demand Insurance to Asia

Slice ICS platform now used by top insurers in the U.S., Canada, UK, and Asia Pacific NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 14, 2019 Slice Labs Inc., the first on-demand insurance cloud platform provider, announced today that it has entered into a proof-of-value contract with Sompo Holdings Asia (SOMPO), regionally headquartered in Singapore and part of Sompo Holdings, […]