Congratulations to JI Core 50 member, Steven Liu, for receiving his Master’s Degree from Hitotsubashi University!

We are very excited to celebrate the accomplishment of JI Core 50 member, Steven Liu, for recently receiving his Master’s Degree in Business Law from Hitotsubashi University, one of the top research universities in Japan. Steven focused his studies in Continue Reading

Explore the world of saiku decorative sushi with YouTuber John Daub on his ONLY in JAPAN channel! (Tokyo)

Did you know that there are actually many styles of sushi? Besides the usual varieties like sashimi, rolls, and nigiri, there is one you have probably never heard of called saiku sushi. These consist of maguro tuna shaped like beautiful Continue Reading

Apply to join JI Core 50 member and popular YouTuber John Daub on a special train ride to Tohoku on April 3rd!

East Japan Railway Company (JR East) recently launched a new campaign that aims to bring more people to Tohoku, and help support the region’s revitalization after the Great East Japan Earthquake devastated the area in 2011 (almost 10 years ago). Continue Reading

Ruth Marie Jarman Was Interviewed by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government about Her Life in Tokyo!

What are some of your favorite cities in the world? For Jarman International CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman, Tokyo has become one of her favorite cities ever since she moved here over 30 years ago. Recently, she was interviewed by the Continue Reading

Enter the 2021 Giveaway for the Chance to Win a Luxury 10,000 YEN Dining Experience of Modern Japanese-Italian Cuisine at COCONOMA Season Dining, Tokyo!

One of our partners, COCONOMA Season Dining, Tokyo has announced their new January 2021 Giveaway where the name of a lucky participant will be drawn randomly, and given a complimentary evening meal up to two guests (10,000 yen per person). COCONOMA Continue Reading

Introducing Our New JI Core 50 Member, Violet Daike-Pacileo!

Violet Daike-Pacileo is a seasoned finance professional who has worked for Japanese and international investment banks as well as asset managers for more than 15 years across multiple cities including Tokyo, London and Los Angeles. Her experience spans from selling Continue Reading

Experience COCONOMA Season Dining at H&R Roppongi

In addition to their outstanding fully-serviced apartments, H & R Roppongi also features a wonderful restaurant that’s open from morning for breakfasts until past midnight at their bar. COCONOMA Season Dining, located just a few minutes’ walk from Tokyo Metro’s Roppongi Continue Reading

Japanese Style Hotel Rooms – Hotel & Residence Roppongi

Planning to visit Tokyo and looking for a hotel that’s modern yet quintessentially Japanese? Hotel and Residence Roppongi’s rooms have different designs. The cushions in our Japanese style hotel rooms are made with traditional Nishijin textiles. Not only will it Continue Reading