Topics covered in the January issue: LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS・METI Grants First Approval to Fukuoka City's Plan for Managing and Supporting Business Startup Activities by Foreign Entrepreneurs・METI Holds Explanatory Meeting on the New System for Acceptance of Foreign Human Resources in the Manufacturing Industry・METI State Minister Signed Agreement with the Boeing Company on Cooperation in Aircraft Technology
An analysis of the current market and ist opportunities for European SMEs. By Paul Van der Plas in the framework of the Minerva Fellowship Programme.
Potential Opportunities of Collaboration between Japanese and European Firms By Jonathan Arias in the framework of the Minerva Fellowship Programme.