Jul 9, 2020
Kyushu Electric Power Co., Inc. announced a partnership with two local companies to develop a project to operate electric buses to balance electrical demand and supply. The project...
Apr 7, 2020
Oita Prefecture has partnered a California-based satellite launching company to develop a horizontal-launch port. According to an announcement by the prefecture on April 3, it will...
Feb 28, 2020
Japan Airlines conducted its first test of an inter-islands delivery system using an uncrewed helicopter in Nagasaki Prefecture. On February 18...
Feb 26, 2020
The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology has decided to aid of ¥50 million for new coronavirus research conducted by Nagasaki University and...
Feb 21, 2020
A new support center for unmanned train stations on the JR Kyushu Ibusuki-Makurazaki Line were shown to the media. As the company increases the number of unmanned stations for the ...
Feb 13, 2020
A Kagoshima-based startup and the Fukuoka Institute of Technology are collaborating to develop a high-power battery using a byproduct of shochu liquor. Daisuke Tajima, Associate Pr...
Feb 7, 2020
A group of high school students in Fukuoka developed the world-fastest air-powered motorcycle. Eight students at Hakata Technical...
Jan 31, 2020
Shikumi Design, a Fukuoka-based venture company that provides a range of digital solutions, is gaining attention...
Jan 29, 2020
The Kyushu Institute of Technology and QTnet announced that they have applied for a license to operate "local 5G" services. The joint organization plans to create a 5G environment ...
Jan 28, 2020
Two self-drive buses belonging to Nishitetsu Bus will soon be road tested in Kitakyushu City. According to the company's announcement on January 23, a microbus with a capacity of 3...