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Heinessen Foundation: Scholarship for Multiculturally Oriented Legal / Patent Attorney Education in Japan

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Law firm Sonderhoff & Einsel Law and Patent Office recently announced the creation of the HEINESSEN Multicultural Support Foundation, which aims to support future lawyers and patent attorneys in Japan who aspire to bridge the cultures of Europe and Japan by mitigating the financial burden of getting such education. The Heinessen Foundation has begun accepting applications from high school students for a grant ranging from 50.000 JPY to 100.000 JPY/month (depending on the applicant’s economic circumstances). For additional details and application requirements, please see this document or the foundation’s website (application deadline: October 31, 2022).

Swissôtel Nankai Osaka: Bar Takeover Series - Perrier

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Quench your summer thirst and toast to the good times as the Swissôtel Nankai Osaka collaborates with Perrier for the first Bar Takeover Series! Happening from September 9 to October 2, enjoy featured Perrier cocktails every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Lobby Atrium (6F) and Bar36 (36F). On September 17 only, Toru Ariyoshi, Head Bartender at Bee’s Knees Kyoto, will also join Resident Mixologist Sebastian Viguera to create their signature cocktails. For more details, please see this document or this page.

Tom Aikens to Unveil the Jade Room and Garden Terrace at the Tokyo EDITION, Toranomon

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In October 2022, world-renowned, award-winning Michelin-starred chef Tom Aikens, will open The Jade Room + Garden Terrace at The Tokyo EDITION, Toranomon, Toranomon. Recently celebrated in Conde Nast Traveler’s Hot List and Travel + Leisure’s It List – highlighting the best new hotels in the world for 2021 – this new offering for The Tokyo EDITION, Toranomon is a testament to the innovative, world-renowned dining experiences the EDITION brand is known for. For additional details, please see this document.

Robert Walters Japan raises funds to provide drinking water in Tsavo, Kenya

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On July 8, specialist professional recruitment firm Robert Walters Japan participated in the Robert Walters Group Walks to Kenya fundraiser to help provide a community in Kenya with clean water. With the aim of covering 6,341 miles (the distance from our London HQ to Tsavo, Kenya) within 24 hours, Robert Walters Japan collectively contributed over 850 miles by walking, running or cycling. Robert Walters Japan is committed to remaining a force for good in both our local communities and the wider world, as well. Since 2017, the Group has worked with the Global Angels Foundation, an international development organization, to support sustainable projects in Tsavo, Kenya. The Group’s partnership provides financial investment in the community and staff volunteers have also been sent in the past to work with local residents to tackle the most pressing challenges such as accessing clean drinking water and growing sustainable crops.

Charity Rice Planting Tour in Nagano Prefecture

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TokudAw Inc.‘s Charity Rice Planting Tour is a charity trip where participants can experience and learn about sustainable organic farming. 5kg of harvested organic rice will be donated from charitable organizations to a non-Japanese residing in Japan, who are facing difficult situation economically. This charity trip is highly recommended to students/young children who are interested in rice planting and in charity events. Certificates of participation for students will be provided upon request. For details, please refer to this document.

Discover Premium Economy from SWISS

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SWISS Premium Economy sets new benchmarks on long flights with its modern aircraft, Boeing 777-300ER. The new travel class will be available from end of May 2022 on flights to and from Tokyo/Narita. Discover the many benefits of SWISS Premium Economy Class and book your next business trip with this premium offer. For details, please refer to this page.

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JAPANMARKT Nr. 2/2022 (Online)

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The latest edition of JAPANMARKT is fully available online fully available online!
As the only German-language business magazine with a focus on Japan, JAPANMARKT reports four times a year directly from Tokyo on current trends in the Japanese business world. With a wide range of interviews and reports from German and Japanese experts and journalists on business, politics and society, the magazine appeals to all those interested in Japan.

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