Sponsors

  • bridgestone
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd.
  • Nagoya Railroad Co.,Ltd.
  • MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION
  • 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

Past Episodes

#32

UP DATE
Tue 31 Oct, 2017

Exporting “Japanese Classes”. On the Road to Eating: Kyoto.

AIRTIMES

CNBC Asia: Sun 5 Nov, 2017
METRO TV:Sun 5 Nov, 2017
USTREAM: Tue 7 Nov, 2017
NIKKEI CNBC:Sun 5 Nov, 2017

 A Japanese sports equipment maker has developed a physical education program in which children can have fun while exercising. The company is aiming to have it adopted by schools across Vietnam.
 ”Hamo”, or pike conger, is a fish that people in Kyoto have eaten from long ago to ride out the summer heat. We introduce delicious ways to enjoy this seafood.

Program A

WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 Vietnam is facing problems of childhood obesity and lack of exercise. As the country gets set to revise its public school curriculum, Japanese sports equipment maker, Mizuno, believes there’s an opportunity to market its self-developed physical education program.

Program A

WORLD BUSINESS SATELLITE 

 Wearable devices are being introduced one after another allowing users to easily check the condition of their brains. In fast-graying Japan, companies are starting to use such devices to prevent the onset of diseases as well as to manage the health and raise the productivity of employees.

Program A

On the Road to Eating: Kyoto *

 We wander about Kyoto in the summer in search of a gastronomic tableau. The Gion Festival is a summer tradition in Kyoto, but it is also called the Hamo Festival. It’s said that townsfolk crave hamo, or pike conger, in the heat of summer. The reason is said to be rooted in the Gion Festival.

 * Available only on CNBC Asia.

 

Sponsors

  • bridgestone
  • Idemitsu Kosan Co.,Ltd.
  • Nagoya Railroad Co.,Ltd.
  • MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORPORATION
  • 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