Sponsors

  • bridgestone
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd.
  • Nippon Rent-A-Car Service, Inc.
  • 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

#13

UP DATE
Tue 20 Jun, 2017

Total Length of Domestic Roads Around the World. A Multi-Disaster Response Robot.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 25 Jun, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 25 Jun, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 27 Jun, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 25 Jun, 2017

 We’ll show you a ranking of the total length of domestic roads around the world. Including a business related to roads, we’ll introduce businesses that related to ground surfaces.

 There is a robot that will be able to provide assistance in times of natural disaster. We focus on a man who developed the new style of robot with the pride of Japanese robotics and a sense of mission as an engineer.

Program A

CHANNEL JAPAN RANKING

 We’ll show you a ranking of the total length of domestic roads around the world. Including a business related to roads, we’ll introduce businesses that related to ground surfaces.

Program A

THE DREAM KEY *

  There is a robot that will be able to provide assistance in times of natural disaster. We focus on a man who developed the new style of robot with the pride of Japanese robotics and a sense of mission as an engineer.

Program A

JAPAN HERITAGE *

 This program introduces various cultural assets in Japan, both tangible and intangible along with their history. This time, we have a story about Hida region in Gifu Prefecture. We’ll introduce Hida’s master craftsmen who retained woodwork techniques for over 1,300 years.

 * Available only on CNBC Asia.

 

Latest Episode

#12

UP DATE
Tue 13 Jun, 2017

The Redevelopment of Shibuya, Part 2. Drugstores Launch “Unique” PB Products.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 18 Jun, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 18 Jun, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 20 Jun, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 18 Jun, 2017

 A new, multi-purpose facility has opened in “Shibuya”, which has long been known as a town of creators. We introduce what’s happening “now” as the area undergoes a massive redevelopment.
 Unique private brand products are being launched one after another. We report on the newest strategies of Japanese drugstores.

Program A

WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 In 2016, drugstores racked up sales of 6.5 trillion yen, overtaking department stores for the first time. With such brisk business at their backs, many are working to develop private brand products that were unthinkable just a few years ago. What kind of strategies are they pursuing that’s breaking industry convention?

Program A

WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 KDDI became the first in Japan to succeed in developing a fully autonomous “smart drone”. Currently, drones need to be flown with a person nearby holding a controller. In contrast, smart drones utilize mobile phone networks and there’s no need for a person to take control. We report on new ways to use drones and the practical trials that are underway.

Program A

PROJECT JAPAN *

 Shibuya is being redeveloped. The so-called Scramble Crossing is a popular tourist spot among visitors from overseas, but the area is actually also a magnet for creators in various fields. This April, a new multi-purpose facility was opened with the aim of becoming a center for creators. We also speak with the Mayor of Shibuya about the latest creative initiatives.

 * Available only on CNBC Asia.

 

USTREAM

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Sponsors

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