Jr Kyushu To Install Biggest Organic El Sign In Japan

JR Kyushu to install biggest organic EL sign in Japan

Jiji Press TOKYO (Jiji Press) — JR Kyushu Agency Co. said Monday that it will install the nation's biggest digital billboard using organic electroluminescence display panels in Japan at Hakata Station in Fukuoka in April next year.

The curved digital sign 4 meters high and 7 meters wide uses 36 55-inch panels, making people standing beside it feel as if they were enclosed by images, the advertising unit of southwestern Japan railroad operator Kyushu Railway Co., or JR Kyushu, said at a press conference in Tokyo.

Mazda, Denso, And Toyota Sign Joint Technology Development Contract For Electric Vehicles

Mazda, Denso, and Toyota Sign Joint Technology Development Contract for Electric VehiclesMazda Motor Corporation (Mazda), Denso Corporation (Denso), an/d Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) signed a contract today to jointly develop basic structural technologies for electric vehicles. Furthermore, the three companies have also decided to establish a new company consisting of selected engineers from the three companies to ensure the efficient implementation of the joint technological development projects.

Grt Yamaha Re-sign Mahias & Caricasulo For 2018

GRT Yamaha Re-Sign Mahias & Caricasulo for 2018Yamaha Motor Europe and the GRT Yamaha Official WorldSSP Team are delighted to announce the extension of both Lucas Mahias' and Federico Caricasulo's contracts for the 2018 FIM Supersport World Championship. In his first full season with the team, Mahias (141 points) is currently locked in a two-way battle for the championship, trailing his main rival by just four points with three races to go after taking victory in Aragon and recording a further six podiums in nine races. Caricasulo has also impressed in his debut year with the team, winning in Thailand and notching up another rostrum in Misano and he currently sits sixth in the championship with 60 points.

Hitachi And Honda Sign Mou Aiming To Establish A Joint Venture Company For Electric Vehicle Motors

Hitachi and Honda Sign MoU Aiming to Establish a Joint Venture Company for Electric Vehicle MotorsHitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd., today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding ("MoU") on Feb. 3, aiming to establish a joint venture company for the development, manufacture and sales of motors for electric vehicles. The two companies now will conduct formal discussions regarding the establishment of the new company.

Jaxa And Uaesa Sign A Cooperation Arrangement

JAXA and UAESA sign a Cooperation ArrangementOn March 22, 2016, Dr. Naoki Okumura, President of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and H.E Dr. Khalifa Mohammed Thani Al-Romaithi, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the UAESA, newly signed an “Arrangement between the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and the United Arab Emirates Space Agency regarding Cooperation in Space Activities and Use of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes” to strengthen the cooperation between JAXA and UAESA.

Vietnam Environment Administration And Panasonic Sign Partnership Agreement On Environmental Protection

Vietnam Environment Administration and Panasonic Vietnam Sign Partnership Agreement on Environmental ProtectionOn 8 December 2015, Panasonic Vietnam (PV) and Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) have signed the Strategic Partnership Agreement to consolidate existing environmental activities and strengthen the partnership between both organisations. Since 2012, Panasonic Vietnam and VEA have collaborated on various environmental outreach and education programmes, as well as eco exhibitions.

Aoki Said To Sign With Mariners

Aoki said to sign with MarinersThe Seattle Mariners’ ongoing roster makeover now includes outfielder Norichika Aoki.
The Mariners and the free agent outfielder have reached agreement on a contract for the 2016 season pending a physical, according to two people with knowledge of the deal. They spoke to AP on Wednesday on the condition of anonymity because the contract had not been finalized.

Nissan Stadium Gets A New Marquee Sign

Nissan Stadium gets a new marquee signEarlier this year, Nissan and the Tennessee Titans announced the formation of a 20-year, exclusive naming-rights partnership that rebrands Nashville's downtown stadium as Nissan Stadium. On Thursday, Nov. 12, the first, giant NISSAN marquee sign was raised on the stadium, calling even greater attention to Nissan’s partnership with the Titans and its presence in Middle Tennessee.

Princess Kako Uses Sign Language To Open National Contest

Princess Kako uses sign language to open national contestPrincess Kako delivered a speech in sign language for the first time on Sept. 22 at the opening ceremony of a national contest on using the communication system for hearing-impaired people.
“I hope that understanding of sign language and people with hearing impairments will further deepen and that the contest will become a wonderful memory for participants,” Kako, the second daughter of Prince Fumihito, said in sign language.

Tongan Ex-wrestler Retains Sign Of Asahiyama Sumo Stable

Tongan ex-wrestler retains sign of Asahiyama sumo stableThe Kingdom of Tonga in the South Pacific is home to one of the more unusual stables in sumo, Japan's traditional national sport.
Without any wrestlers, and marked by a large wooden sign reading "Asahiyama-beya," the stable is home to Tevita Vaiola Falevai, 60, one of four Tongan men sent to Japan more than 40 years ago by king Taufa'ahau Tupou IV (1918-2006) in an ultimately unsuccessful bid to make sumo Tonga's second national sport after rugby.