Six reasons to start up in Japan

From the glimmering lights of Tokyo to the cities of Fukuoka, Sendai, Osaka and Kyoto, Japan’s pivot to a startup economy is real and growing.

Startup Guide Japan

Combining golf and fertility in one successful business: Meet CURUCURU’s Yumiko Tokita

Yumiko Tokita's childhood dream was to create a company that enriches women’s lifestyles. In 2008, she founded CURUCURU to do just this.

Startup Guide Nagoya

Meet six of Nagoya’s pioneering tech startups

Nagoya is home to Japan’s largest concentration of high-tech industries and a wide range of small and medium enterprises with excellent technological capabilities.

Startup Guide Nagoya

Starting a business in Nagoya: Everything you need to know

Nagoya is a manufacturing hub with a strong technology base and increasing institutional support for startups. Here’s what you need to know to launch a business in Japan’s fourth largest city.

Startup Guide Nagoya

Startup Guide Nagoya

Nagoya is a true industrial powerhouse and home to an innovative tech scene. A well-established manufacturing and engineering hub, it is fertile ground for startups.