Sponsors

  • bridgestone
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd.
  • Nagoya Railroad Co.,Ltd.
  • Nippon Rent-A-Car Service, Inc.
  • ORIX Corporation
  • SEIBU HOLDINGS
  • Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
  • SHIMIZU CORPORATION
  • TOBU TOWER SKYTREE CO., LTD.
  • the Tokyu Group
  • TOYOTA

Next Episode

#26

UP DATE
Tue 19 Sep, 2017

130% Craftsmanship. The Evolution of Appliances for Singles.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 24 Sep, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 24 Sep, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 26 Sep, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 24 Sep, 2017

 A factory making waterworks parts as a subcontractor faced a financial crisis. What saved it was a showerhead developed under its own brand. We find out the secret to its success.
 In Japan, the number of single-person households is increasing and the market for appliances targeting that segment is also expanding. We report on a company specializing in developing appliances for singles.

Program A

WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 With the growing number of unmarried people and the greying of the population, single-person households have increased to 27% of all households in Japan. Amid this, appliances for singles that are more than just small and inexpensive are starting to attract consumers.

Program A

Project Japan 

 In the fast-growing Philippines, motorization has been accelerating in recent years. As a result, environmental pollution is becoming a major problem. As environment-friendly cars from around the world start pushing into this market, efforts are underway to utilize Japanese eco-car technologies to reduce the carbon dioxide emissions of public transport.

Program A

Dream Weavers *

 A factory making waterworks parts as a subcontractor has developed an innovative showerhead. But, in the beginning, it didn’t sell at all and the company was pushed to the verge of bankruptcy. So, the company president himself decided to go to retailers and do demonstration sales. We trace his path to success.

 * Available only on CNBC Asia.

 

Latest Episode

#25

UP DATE
Tue 12 Sep, 2017

Yellow Ribbon Medals of Honor. CO2 That Helps to Revitalize City.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 17 Sep, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 17 Sep, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 19 Sep, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 17 Sep, 2017

 In Japan, there is an award-presenting system for those who have made superb achievements in their respective fields. This time we focus on Yellow Ribbon Medals, and introduce the types of fields that recipients have created award-winning techniques in.

 Incinerated garbage produces carbon dioxide, said to be a major contributor to global warming. However, CO2 has become a valuable resource at the plant in Saga City, and it is helping to reinvigorate the city. We introduce how CO2 emissions are utilized.

Program A

CHANNEL JAPAN RANKING

 In Japan, there is an award-presenting system for those who have made superb achievements in their respective fields. This time we focus on Yellow Ribbon Medals, and introduce the types of fields that recipients have created award-winning techniques in.

Program A

THE DREAM KEY *

  Incinerated garbage produces carbon dioxide, said to be a major contributor to global warming. However, CO2 has become a valuable resource at the plant in Saga City, and it is helping to reinvigorate the city. We introduce how CO2 emissions are utilized.

Program A

JAPAN HERITAGE *

 This program introduces various cultural assets in Japan, both tangible and intangible along with their history. This time, we touch upon Yoshino area in Nara Prefecture, which is said to be the birthplace of Japan’s afforestation, and we show the life of people in Yoshino who live in harmony with nature.

 * Available only on CNBC Asia.

 

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Sponsors

  • bridgestone
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd.
  • Nagoya Railroad Co.,Ltd.
  • Nippon Rent-A-Car Service, Inc.
  • ORIX Corporation
  • SEIBU HOLDINGS
  • Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited
  • Toray Industries, Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
  • SHIMIZU CORPORATION
  • TOBU TOWER SKYTREE CO., LTD.
  • the Tokyu Group
  • TOYOTA