July 2016 Japanese Industry and Policy News

Topics covered on the July issue:
LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS

  • Act for Strengthening the Management of SMEs Came into Force
  • IoT Security Guidelines Formulated - White Paper on Open Innovation Compiled SURVEY AND BUSINESS DATA
  • Over 25% of Japan's Population Aged 65 or Older - Japan's Job Availability Best in 24 years
  • 11.7 Million Foreigners Visit Japan in 1st Half of 2016 - Japan Registers 1st Half-year Trade Surplus since 2010
  • 2016 Report of the Office of Intellectual Property Protection Released

COMPANY NEWS

  • Sharp to Sell Solar-powered Phone Charging Stations
  • Mitsubishi Aircraft Wins Order from Swedish Firm for up to 20 MRJs
  • Sakata Seed Achieves the Best Result
  • Honda and SoftBank Begin Joint Research Project on AI-based Vehicles
  • Consortium Including a European Supplier Selected for Tidal Energy Verification Project

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