Economy of Japan
The economy of Japan is the third largest in the world by nominal GDP, the fourth largest by purchasing power parity and is the world's second largest developed economy. According to the Internationa...
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Begin Japanology - Kitchen Knives
The complex and beautiful world of Japanese kitchen knives
50+ years of Japanese concept cars
Here is a selection of concept cars designed by Japanese automakers from 1957-2009.
Nanban trade
The Nanban trade (南蛮貿易, Nanban bōeki, "Southern barbarian trade") or the Nanban trade period (南蛮貿易時代, Nanban bōeki jidai, "Southern barbarian trade period") in the history of Japan ext...
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Energy in Japan
Energy in Japan refers to energy and electricity production, consumption, import and export in Japan. The country's primary energy consumption was 477.6 Mtoe in 2011, a decrease of 5% over the previou...
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Transportation in Japan
Transportation in Japan is modern and highly developed. Japan's transportation sector stands out for its energy efficiency: it uses less energy per person compared to other countries, thanks to a high...
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Manufacturing industries of Japan
Japan's major export industries include automobiles, consumer electronics (see Electronics industry in Japan), computers, semiconductors, copper, iron and steel.Additional key industries in Japan's ec...
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing in Japan
Agriculture, forestry, and fishing form the primary sector of industry of the Japanese economy, together with the Japanese mining industry, but together they account for only 1.3% of gross national pr...
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Keiretsu
A keiretsu (系列, lit. system, series, grouping of enterprises, order of succession) is a set of companies with interlocking business relationships and shareholdings. It is a type of informal busine...
Shintom
Shintom Industries Co. Ltd. was a Japanese consumer electronics company headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, first founded in 1955 and ended in 2005, after filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Shintom was en...
China–Japan–South Korea Free Trade Agreement
The China–Japan-South Korea Free Trade Agreement is a proposed free trade agreement between China, Japan and South Korea. Negotiations on the agreement were set in motion in 2012. The first official t...
50+ years of Japanese concept cars
Here is a selection of concept cars designed by Japanese automakers from 1957-2009.
Japanese financial system
The main elements of Japan's financial system are much the same as those of other major industrialized nations: a commercial banking system, which accepted deposits, extended loans to businesses, and ...
Bank of Japan
The Bank of Japan (日本銀行, Nippon Ginkō, BOJ, JASDAQ: 8301) also known as Nippon Ginko, is the central bank of Japan. The Bank is often called Nichigin (日銀) for short. It has its headquarter...
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Suzuki CV1
The Suzuki CV1 is a microcar first presented at the 24th Tokyo Motor Show.Displayed under the banner of Suzuki community vehicle, the CV1 was a single-seat, four-wheeler, with a narrower track at the ...
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Trade and services in Japan
Japan's service industries, including trade, are the major contributor to gross national product (GNP), generating about 74.1 percent of the national totals in 2004. Moreover, services are the fastest...
Electronics industry in Japan
The Japanese electronics industry is the largest consumer electronics industry though the share of these Japanese companies gradually declined by competition from South Korea and Taiwan. Japan still h...
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Galápagos syndrome
Galápagos syndrome (ガラパゴス化, Garapagosu-ka) is a term of Japanese origin, which refers to an isolated development branch of a globally available product. The term is a reference to similar phen...
Yoshisuke Aikawa
Yoshisuke Aikawa (or Gisuke Ayukawa) (鮎川 義介, Aikawa Yoshisuke, 6 November 1880 – 13 February 1967) was a Japanese entrepreneur, businessman, and politician, noteworthy as the founder and first...
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List of Japanese prefectures by GDP
This is a list of Japanese prefectures by GDP.
The article lists the GDP of Japanese prefectures in main fiscal years, where all figures are obtained from the Statistics Bureau of Japan (日本統計局...
Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association
Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, or JAMA, is a trade association with its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. It was founded in April 1967 and serves as a platform for the automakers of Japan to ...
National Tax Agency
The National Tax Agency (国税庁, Kokuzei-chō, Abbr.: NTA) is the official tax collecting agency of Japan and a government ministry. As of 2014, the Commissioner of NTA is Mitsutaka Inagaki.
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Japanese management culture
The culture of Japanese management that is often portrayed in Western media is generally limited to Japan's large corporations. These flagships of the Japanese economy provide their workers with excel...
Nihonjin gakkō
Nihonjin gakkō (日本人学校, Nihonjin gakkō), also called Japanese school, is a full-day school outside of Japan for native speakers of Japanese. It is an expatriate school designed for children who...
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