Yokohama’s International Bureau’s Director and others visited Constanta to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the sister city affiliation. Together they met their common sister city Odesa
by Frankfurt Office | Nov 30, 2022
From November 11 to 13, the Director of the International Bureau of Yokohama City visited Constanța, Romania, to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the sister city affiliation. They met with Mayor...
Japanese Anime culture expo “Anime NYC 2022” held in New York
by New York Office | Nov 22, 2022
Anime NYC, America's largest city’s showcase of the best of Japanese pop culture, took place November 18-20, 2022 at the Javits Convention Center. The 300,000 square foot exhibition hall hosted over...
New pharmaceutical landmark emerges in Japan: Chugai Life Science Park Yokohama
by New York Office | Nov 21, 2022
In October 2022, Chugai Pharmaceuticals announced the end of construction on its new research center located in Yokohama City, titled the “Chugai Life Science Park Yokohama” (Chugai LSP Yokohama)....
As winter approaches, Yokohama organizes emergency donation of winter clothing and warmers to Odesa, Ukraine
by City of Yokohama Global Offices | Nov 18, 2022
With temperatures dropping and a difficult winter impending, Odesa, Ukraine faces a dire need for cold-weather protective clothing and gear. On November 4th, Odesa Mayor Gennadiy Trukhanov put out a...
Yokohama and LINK-J launch first webinar from new Life Science Lounge@NYC: US Drug Discovery Market Trends and NY’s Life Science Ecosystem
by New York Office | Nov 16, 2022
After establishing the new “Yokohama LINK-J Life Science Lounge @NYC” in Yokohama’s Representative Office to the Americas located in New York City, Yokohama City and LINK-J are leveraging their...
4 new Yokohama life science companies that are entering the US market, and how they’re developing a strategy
by New York Office | Nov 4, 2022
With the support of a newly-launched market entry program formed through collaboration between the City of Yokohama and Kievit Scientific, 4 new Japanese companies based in Yokohama are gearing up...
In Yokohama, Japan you can now recycle your empty medicine blister packs
by New York Office | Oct 21, 2022
Terracycle Japan is launching a new demonstration experiment in its hometown of Yokohama, just months after their last project reached Yokohama convenience stores. This time they’ve teamed up with...
4 Yokohama City startups chosen for JETRO’s SCAP (Startup City Acceleration Program)
by New York Office | Oct 19, 2022
JETRO's Startup City Acceleration Program (SCAP) aims to support Japanese companies looking to expand into overseas markets, and when the 2022 program began in the middle of September 2022, it was...
Ukraine’s water supply disruptions alleviated with water purifiers from Yokohama
by City of Yokohama Global Offices | Oct 13, 2022
Since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the City of Yokohama, Japan has been in close contact with its sister city of Odesa, having held multiple online meetings between their respective mayors, and has...
Introducing Yokohama’s Local Production for Local Consumption Initiative for Sustainable Urban Agriculture at the Japan-France Local Government Conference
by Frankfurt Office | Oct 13, 2022
From October 3 to 6, the 7th Japan-France Municipal Exchange Conference was held in Aix-en-Provence in southern France, and the European Office’s chief representative participated on behalf of...
Yokohama City and LINK-J partner on new Life Science Lounge@NYC
by New York Office | Oct 7, 2022
Yokohama City has begun a new partner project with Life Science Innovation Network Japan (LINK-J) that aims to strengthen and connect life science networks in the USA and Japan. In August of 2019,...
What’s the deal with the colored To Do notes, and what is the World’s To Do List?
by New York Office | Sep 21, 2022
After seeing the giant reminder notes covering buildings in cities around the world and posts on social media with the hashtag #WorldsToDoList, you might have some questions, and we’re here to help...
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