Apr 5, 2021
Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd. announced a new on-demand bus service in Goto City, Nagasaki. The car manufacturer, which is strong in kei-jidosha (subcompact car) production sector, aims...
Mar 23, 2021
Fukuoka Prefectural Police installed four traffic lights that communicate with visually-impaired pedestrians via a smartphone application. The free app, "ShinGO!," informs users of...
Mar 22, 2021
Four hospitals in Kyushu have stepped up their efforts to support teenagers with unexpected pregnancies. While reports of young women giving birth alone or abandoning newborn babie...
Mar 12, 2021
Fukuoka City updated the disaster management functions of its official LINE account. With the concept of “disaster management in two taps,” the new system allows users to quickly a...
Feb 26, 2021
A record-high number of people moved to Kitakyushu City in the past ten months. The city revealed that the number of people who moved to the city in the fiscal year of 2020 reached...
Feb 16, 2021
The local assembly of Hiji Town in Oita Prefecture will request the national Government to weigh in on a Muslim cemetery's controversial development. A plan to create a Muslim grav...
Feb 9, 2021
The Nakasu Daigaku job support program for mothers who work in bars and restaurants in the Nakasu nightlife district was established. A nursery manager, Mayumi Kusano, who takes ca...
Feb 5, 2021
Kyushu regions marked its record-lowest job-openings-to-applicants ratios for teaching positions at elementary schools. While the national average in 2019 fell to...
Jan 27, 2021
Trial Holdings will hold the Miyawaka International Art Triennale “TRAiART” in collaboration with Miyawaka City and the Center for Future Design, Kyushu University. Student works w...
Jan 22, 2021
A group of residents in Fukuoka City submitted an official requisition to improve the in-school regulations pertaining to student clothing. The group, consisting of local parents a...