|GREATER NAGOYA INITIATIVE e-Newsletter
Issue No.72 (June 2012)
Greater Nagoya Means Greater Business Opportunities
1. GNI Event: SYMPOSIUM Greater Nagoya @ Farnborough International Airshow (FIA)
|1. GNI Event: SYMPOSIUM Greater Nagoya @ Farnborough International Airshow (FIA)|
The Farnborough International Airshow (FIA), an iconic global aerospace industry event will be held at Farnborough Airfield in Hampshire, England, July 9 – 15.
|2. Investment: Infosys Expands Operations in Greater Nagoya|
June 25, 2012: Infosys, a global leader in consulting and technology, announced that it has opened a second office in the city of Nagoya in Japan. The office is located in the manufacturing hub of Greater Nagoya, and is expected to play a strategic role for Infosys’ business in Japan as the company aggressively pursues clients in the manufacturing domain. Infosys has been present in Japan for the past 15 years and has over 1,000 employees working on different client projects in the country.
[About Infosys Ltd Nagoya]
Infosys Expands Operations in Japan
3. Investment: Mag-Isover K. K. Builds New Glass Wool Plant
Mag-Isover, K.K. the Japanese arm of leading French giant Saint-Gobain, headquartered in Tokyo, has formally announced plans to build a new glass wool plant in Tsu city, located in Greater Nagoya. This will be its fourth production site in Japan. The company plans to start its operation mid-2014. It will be the largest glass wool residential insulation manufacturing facility in central and Western part of Japan. ISOVER brand offers features such as high-performance insulation, sound absorption, energy efficiency and air-tightness.
Mr. Francois-Xavier Lienhart, President of Mag-Isover K.K. introduced this new glass wool plant at SYMPOSIUM GREATER NAGOYA 2012 held in May 30th.Reference:
JETRO Article: JETRO Aricle: Success Stories – Manufacturing
JETRO Website: Investing in Japan – Investment News ->
MAG-ISOVER K.K. Decides to Build a New Glass Wool Plant in Greater Nagoya
Report: SYMPOSIUM Greater Nagoya 2012
4. Event: Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2012
The Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2012 (JA2012) will be held in Greater Nagoya from October 9th – 14th, 2012.Greater Nagoya is Asia’s largest aerospace industrial manufacturing region. It is anticipated that JA2012 exhibition will bring together a wide range of people from the aerospace industry, including engineers, researchers, production managers, representatives of procurement divisions, and managers in charge of planning and strategy.
Greater Nagoya Initiative will set a booth to promote the region’s aerospace companies, especially focusing on medium and small sized enterprises.[Outline]
Exhibition: Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2012
Date: Trade days: October 9th – 12th
Public days: October 12th – 14th
Venue 1: Nagoya International Exhibition Hall (Port Messe Nagoya)
Venue 2: Central Japan International Airport (Centrair)
Organizer: The Society of Japanese Aerospace Companies (SJAC)
Over 529 enterprises and organizations (from over 22 countries)
Reference and more details:
5. Program: GNI Business Start-up Support Program 2012FY
Greater Nagoya Initiative will offer business start-up support for foreign -affiliated companies when firms plan to advance their business in the Greater Nagoya region.
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3. Total Amount of Incentives:
Further details for GNI Start-up Program 2012FY:
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