Startup

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7 Japanese entrepreneurs raise $10M to launch new Web3 accelerator

7 Japanese entrepreneurs raise $10M to launch new Web3 accelerator

Seven Japanese Web3 entrepreneurs, including Astar Network founder Sota Watanabe, have now joined forces to raise $10 million for their new venture ‘Next Web Capital (NeW)’. Strategic Investors in the round included crypto exchange Bitbank and venture capital firm WiL. According to the press release issued, Next Web Capital is a blockchain and web3 accelerator […]

Motivation

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Investment in Startups: Risk and Reward

What’s the Motivation to Start a Startup?

Starting a company is hard. Even uber-successful entrepreneurs like Marc Andreessen will tell you so. And no matter what you think you know about starting a business, you’ll be proven wrong time and time again. When starting a company, expect to face financial and personal uncertainty. Your own money may be at risk. You may […]

Business

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Japanese Startup Ecosystem

How To Start A Business In Japan: A Step-By-Step Guide

Japan is an ever-growing market, and it’s a hugely popular choice for foreign individuals and businesses who want to take the challenge of opening or expanding their business abroad. We have talked in our blog about entering the Japanese market , but in this article, we will be diving deep into the technicality of registering […]

Sports

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Gov't to let foreign athletes enter Japan under certain conditions

Olympic athletes won’t be forced to get COVID-19 vaccinations, says Bach

TOKYO International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said on Tuesday that athletes would not be forced to get COVID-19 vaccinations ahead of the Tokyo Olympics, but he said they should …