Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019


Be safe, feel safe: safety is the key for a sustainable world

Concept of Safety 2.0

Throughout the 75 years of its history, IDEC has constantly strived to provide the optimum HMI (human machine interface) products, so that humans and... Jul 05, 2019

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Investment, Egypt

Africa’s top investment destination

Egypt is now the second largest recipient of direct U.S. investments in the Middle East.


Apr 14, 2019

Industry & Trade | Africa | Egypt

Modulex, Japan

Shedding the Light on “Japan’s Monozukuri”

It is not the strongest of the companies that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.


Apr 01, 2019

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

R&D in Japan

Japan Inc. boosting R&D spending to put itself ahead of the curve

With Japanese companies across the board expanding their budgets for R&D, the Land of the Rising Sun is ready to rise again, developing products... Jan 15, 2019

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Industry 4.0, Singapore

Manufacturers capitalize on Industry 4.0 to boost productivity

The manufacturing sector will adopt IoT, robotics, AI and AR among a suite of technologies that will transform business and enable long-term growth.


Nov 14, 2018

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

E-commerce, Singapore

Driving e-commerce in Southeast Asia

From big multinationals to SMEs, companies are poised to tap the potential of e-commerce in the ASEAN market of 650 million people.


Nov 14, 2018

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Singapore

Invest in Bahrain

Y.K. Almoayyed & Sons Group: Your perfect partner in the Gulf

Established in 1940, Y.K. Almoayyed & Sons Group is one of Bahrain’s largest, most diversified and forward-thinking companies, and has the... May 09, 2018

Industry & Trade | Middle East | Bahrain

Japan’s investment in Thailand

Japan supports Thailand 4.0

Credit: Denis Todorut

As the Thai economy continues to evolve, so too is investment coming from Japan, which sees Thailand as the ideal gateway to the growing ASEAN region

Mar 20, 2018

Industry & Trade | Asia-Pacific | Thailand

iREX, Nov 29 - Dec 2, 2017

‘Come and explore how we can shape the future together’

Mr. Yasuhiko Hashimoto, Chairman of iREX 2017 and Managing Executive Officer of Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ Robotics Division

Mr. Yasuhiko Hashimoto, Chairman of iREX 2017 and Managing Executive Officer of Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ Robotics Division, speaks with The... Nov 29, 2017

Industry & Trade | Science & Technology | Asia-Pacific | Japan

Start-up Kuwait

Building an ecosystem for SMEs to thrive

Mr. Al-Jouan, Executive Chairman, Mr. Al Wazzan, Vice Chairman, and board members Mr. Boushahri, Mr. Jaffar and Mr. Al Mutairi, of The National Fund for SMEs Development

Mr. Al-Jouan, Executive Chairman, Mr. Al Wazzan, Vice Chairman, and board members Mr. Boushahri, Mr. Jaffar and Mr. Al Mutairi, of The National Fund... Nov 10, 2017

Industry & Trade | Middle East | Kuwait


A new consciousness amid the uncertainty

The consumer economy is transforming business paradigms by creating new requirements for companies to meet. What strategies can they employ in order... Oct 10, 2017

Industry & Trade

Industrialization in Rwanda

Rwanda shifts its focus to manufacturing

The C&H Garment factory in the Kigali Special Economic Zone (Photo: UNIDO)

While Rwanda has long focused on agriculture and services, it is now looking to develop manufacturing, in a bid to lower its dependence on imports,... Sep 19, 2017

Industry & Trade | Africa | Rwanda

Yagi Industries: The perfect combination of technology and creativity

Norihiro Yagi

Jul 02, 2019

MTC, the ethos of supporting customers

Kazuhiko Hasegawa
President, Metal Technology Co. Ltd.

“Learning , becoming better and then excelling at what we do is the MTC way,... Jun 26, 2019

Pigeon: At the forefront of infant health and nutrition

Norimasa Kitazawa

The Worldfolio sits down with Norimasa Kitazawa, President of Pigeon Corporation, to talk... Jun 07, 2019

Bringing Next Generation Firefighting Equipment To Asia and Beyond

Mr Kazuhiro Hatsuta
President of Hatsuta Seisakusho Co., Ltd.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Mr. Kazuhiro Hatsuta, President of Hatsuta Seisakusho,... May 31, 2019

All the ingredients to become a manufacturing and export hub

Mr. Basil El-Baz
Chairman & CEO of Carbon Holdings

“I don’t think we’re anywhere near our full potential. I don’t think... Apr 30, 2019

Supporting Egypt’s shift to a global energy hub

Mr. Tameer Nasser
Chief Financial Officer, North Africa, BHGE

Oil and gas firm BHGE has been operating in Egypt for a century and today is playing a vital... Apr 30, 2019

Facilitating the growth of the private sector

Mr. Tunc Ozkan
Chairman, Polaris Parks

Polaris Parks works for the development of the country together with its industry in order... Apr 17, 2019

The Power Behind the Battery

Hideki Shoji
President & CEO of TOYO SYSTEM CO., LTD.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Mr. Hideki Shoji, President of Toyo-System, discusses... Apr 11, 2019

How To ‘Create The Impossible?’

Akihiro Nikkaku

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Akihiro Nikkaku, President of Toray Industries, delivers... Apr 08, 2019

The (Delicious) Okonomiyaki Mission

Naoyoshi Sasaki
President of Otafuku

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Naoyoshi Sasaki, President of Japan’s beloved... Apr 08, 2019

Shedding the Light on “Japan’s Monozukuri”

Mr. Goro Terumichi
Group C.E.O. of MODULEX Inc.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Mr. Goro Terumichi, Group CEO of ModuleX Inc., delivers... Apr 08, 2019

‘Always challenge something new’: The key to success.

Kanzo Shimizu

Nichiei Kakoh Co Ltd manufactures a wide range of laminating  and PSA film-tack products... Apr 04, 2019

The 'AUTO GATE'; an invention to protect our world.

Hoshino Mikihiro
President and Representative Director of ASAHI INOVEX CORP.

The ‘Auto Gate’ is Asahi Inovex’s solution to protect cities from flooding... Apr 02, 2019

Cut from a different mold

Mr. Kohei Hori
President of Sanwa Shoko Co., Ltd.

Sanwa Shoko manufactures washing, welding and polishing machines used in the maintenance... Feb 21, 2019

‘The Only One’ company in clutch manufacturing

Yasuhiro Ogura
President of Ogura Clutch Co., Ltd.

Yashuhiro Ogura, President of Ogura Clutch, the world’s largest manufacturer of electromagnetic... Feb 15, 2019

Masters of Monozukuri

Mr. Naoki Hori
President of Yamashina Corporation

Yamashina Corporation manufactures a wide range of fasteners, bolts, screws, pins, resin,... Feb 14, 2019

The future looks bright for Olympia LEDs

Mr. Junyo Asano
Managing Director of Olympia Lighting Fixtures Industries Ltd.

Olympia designs manufactures and sells Industrial Grade LED Lights & Fixtures for the... Feb 08, 2019

Mixing Technology Leader to Expand in Asia

Mitsutoshi Nishioka
President and Representative Director of Satake Chemical Equipment Mfg., Ltd.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Mitsutoshi Nishioka, President and Representative... Jan 21, 2019

Client Satisfaction First: NKC’s Winning Motto

Tatsuo Nakanishi
Representative Director of Nakanishi Metal Works Co., Ltd.

In this interview for the Worldfolio, Tatsuo Nakanishi, President of Nakanishi Metal Works,... Jan 17, 2019

Japanese quality, hand made

Akihiko Yoneda
President and CEO of Banshu Electric

Akihiko Yoneda, president and CEO of Banshu Electric, a leader in the manufacture of wire... Dec 21, 2018

State-of-the art rubber products for safety and disaster mitigation

Mr. Atsuki Shibata
President and CEO of Shibata Industrial Co. Ltd.

Established in 1923, Shibata Industrial is a manufacturer of specialized rubber materials... Dec 14, 2018


Kuwait Finance House

Organization Description Kuwait Finance House -...

Ultimate Developers Limited

Vision/Mission UDL’s mission is to deliver...

Qatar Petroleum (QP)

Our mission is to ensure the State gets maximum benefit...

Turkish Airlines

History 1933-1945: Establishment 1933: The...



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