japan

WHY JAPAN?

WHY JAPAN?

TPP Opportunities for Small and Medium Sized Companies What does TPP mean to entrepreneurs? What does it even stand for? TPP stands for ‘Trans-Pacific-Partnership’, which refers to the alliance of various countries under a treaty—much like the European Union. Many entrepreneurs find it difficult to spot opportunities because of the…

SKILLS

SKILLS

Having a unique business concept and good funding certainly makes running a business easier. However, these may not even be that important if you are gifted with a wealth of skills. As long as you can provide a better service at cheaper price, that may be enough to make you…

FOREIGN BUSINESSES

FOREIGN BUSINESSES

Foreign businesses in Japan The biggest ethnic minority population in Japan until 2007 was Korean, with many of them being naturalised Japanese citizens. The most famous companies owned by Korean/Korean Japanese are: Lotte (Food manufacturing) and MK Taxi (Transportation). Currently, the biggest ethnic minority population in Japan is Chinese. Yokohama’s…