By featuring articles written by experts in many different genres, this online magazine provides people all over the world with information on modern Japan.
Promoting a Culture of Safety
A variety of systems are in place in Japan to ensure the safety of citizens, ranging from social and medical practices to engineering systems for safe supplies of energy and rail travel.
|Koban System Helping to Maintain Public Safety around the World||PDF(784KB)|
Neighborhood police boxes are a common sight in Japan, and they are now being introduced in many Asian and other countries as well.
|Passport to Healthy Life||PDF(1,418KB)|
Maternal and child health handbooks, which were born in Japan, are helping save the lives of mothers and children in a growing number of countries.
|Keeping Food Safe through Tradition and Technology||PDF(622KB)|
Painstaking efforts are made by food manufacturers to ensure that the items people eat are fresh and safe.
|Putting "Safety First"||PDF(446KB)|
Japan's subway technologies are being utilized in other countries, helping to communicate Japan's adherence to thoroughgoing safety standards.
|Zero Fatalities since 1964||PDF(557KB)|
The Shinkansen bullet train has a remarkable safety record, built on both the latest technology and the commitment of human workers.
|Reliable Nuclear Reactors||PDF(563KB)|
Japanese manufacturers possess some of the most important technologies to ensure the safe operation of nuclear power plants.
|Delivering Safe Water to People around the World||PDF(781KB)|
World-leading desalination and water treatment technologies can help many countries improve access to safe drinking water.
|Safety Management Systems||PDF(563KB)|
The secret to Japan's safety achievements has been the combination of leading-edge technology and a culture devoted to upholding safety standards.
The Biggest G8 Summit Ever
Economic, environmental, and other serious global issues were addressed by the leaders of the world's key countries.
ECONOMIC CRISIS PROMPTS RECORD SUPPLEMENTARY BUDGET
The Positive Impact of Attracting Direct Investment from Abroad
Japan is working to improve the investment environment in hopes of attracting more foreign businesses.
|CELL SHEET THERAPY
Cell Sheets: A New Hope in Regenerative Medicine
A new method of restoring organ functions through regenerative medicine offers an alternative to organ transplants.
|INGREDIENTS OF JAPAN
Dashi and Umami
Discovered in Japan, umami is considered a "fifth taste" that adds depth and richness to dishes around the world.
|MONOZUKURI & SMEs
Powering the Bullet Train
Sanwadenki and Yamashita Kogyosho are two midsize companies that provide key components for the Shinkansen and other rail networks.
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