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

#21

UP DATE
Tue 15 Aug, 2017

Frequently Used Type of Dashi. Tiny Spherical Solar Battery Cells.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 20 Aug, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 20 Aug, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 22 Aug, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 20 Aug, 2017

 What type of dashi is most frequently used for cooking? Today, we will show you companies that succeeded in dashi-related businesses.

 One sphere solar battery cell measures just 1.2mm in diameter. They may be small, but will change how we use solar power with their unlimited potential. We follow an engineer who develops the tiny battery to power the world.

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CHANNEL JAPAN RANKING

 What type of dashi is most frequently used for cooking? Today, we will show you companies that succeeded in dashi-related businesses.

Program A

THE DREAM KEY *

  One sphere solar battery cell measures just 1.2mm in diameter. They may be small, but will change how we use solar power with their unlimited potential. We follow an engineer who develops the tiny battery to power the world.

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JAPAN HERITAGE *

 This program introduces various cultural assets in Japan, both tangible and intangible along with their history. This time, we touch upon Ehime and Hiroshima Prefectures. From the 15th to the 16th centuries, the so-called ‘Pirates’ in the Seto Inland Sea had a unique function.

 * Available only on CNBC Asia.

 

Latest Episode

#20

UP DATE
Tue 08 Aug, 2017

A Pencil for Adults. / Revolutionizing Vegetable Distribution.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 13 Aug, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 13 Aug, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 15 Aug, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 13 Aug, 2017

 A small pencil factory in downtown Tokyo is creating products suited to the times and coming up with hit products even as the industry struggles with declining demand.
 A new “farm-direct” business model is helping farmers deliver freshly-harvested vegetables direct to city stores.

Program A

WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 A growing number of supermarkets across the country are setting up farm-direct vegetable sections. Nousouken Corporation has developed a system that allows farmers to use tablet devices at its collection sites to deliver their produce direct to supermarkets of their choice. We report on a new distribution scheme for vegetables.

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WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 In Japan, approximately 200 people die every day as result of sudden cardiac arrest. Immediate care is required in such cases, but in Tokyo, it takes an average of 10.8 seconds for an ambulance to arrive, the slowest nationwide. One company has developed an app to raise the survival rate.

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Dream Weavers *

 Kita-Boshi Pencil has been making pencils in downtown Tokyo for more than 60 years. As the population shrinks and demand declines, it has been developing products designed for adults and even set up a facility where visitors can learn about this conventional writing implement. We introduce the story behind a company passionate about pencils.

 * 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