Japan http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/japan The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Japan en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:01:00 GMT Would You Eat Burger King's Black Cheeseburger? Burger King Japan is rolling out a burger that's treated with bamboo charcoal to give its cheese and buns and unnaturally dark shade. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237295 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237295 Kate Taylor Hello Kitty Bombshell: Kitty Is Not a Cat Talk about a pivot. Sanrio received a boatload of publicity yesterday with the revelation that Hello Kitty is not, in fact, a cat. Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236931 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236931 Kate Taylor Richard Branson on Conducting Business Abroad On trips abroad, the local customs, dress code and etiquette are often very different. Mon, 12 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233697 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233697 Richard Branson Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Heads for Liquidation Mt. Gox isn't rising from the ashes after all and its customers will likely never see the hundreds of thousands of bitcoins the shattered exchange lost. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233125 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233125 Kim Lachance Shandrow Japan Considers Taxing Bitcoin, Canadian Exchange Folds Following Hack There's never a dull moment in the Bitcoin realm. Here's a quick rundown of the latest twists in the digital currencyÂ’s rollercoaster drama. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 19:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231990 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231990 Kim Lachance Shandrow Japanese e-Retailer Buys Popular Messaging App Viber for $900 Million The two companies will have a combined user base of 500 million. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231552 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231552 Benjamin Kabin Sony Now Predicts a $1.1 Billion Loss, Shuts Down PC Business The struggling Japanese electronics maker is undergoing a costly restructuring. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231313 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231313 Brian Patrick Eha Bottle of Macallan Whisky Sells for Record-Shattering $628,205 A six-liter bottle of rare Macallan 'M' whisky became the most expensive bottle ever sold at an auction. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 19:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230972 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230972 Laura Entis Suntory Snaps Up Jim Beam for $16 Billion In a unanimous decision by its board of directors, the maker of Maker's Mark, Laphroaig Scotch whisky and Courvoisier is selling to Japanese beverage company Suntory. Mon, 13 Jan 2014 18:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230800 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230800 Brian Patrick Eha Japan Proposes 'Super-Maglev' Train Connecting Baltimore to D.C. in 15 Minutes Japan has reportedly offered to partially fund a magnetically levitating train that will slash the commute between Baltimore and Washington D.C. to a mere 15 minutes. Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:49:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230706 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230706 Geoff Weiss Moving Your Business to Asia? Beware the Beijing Bump The latest cost of living survey from ECA International shows that China became more expensive in 2013 and Japan less so. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230248 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230248 Catherine Clifford 10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week Music group Arcade Fire embraces new web technology for latest video, Japan looks to women to save its startup economy, the story behind iPhone's fingerprint technology. . . This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits. Fri, 13 Sep 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228367 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228367 Brad Crescenzo How to Be Entrepreneurial With Giving The American Red Cross is just one of many outlets for entrepreneurs interested in helping out the people of Japan. Thu, 17 Mar 2011 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219360 Diana Ransom U.S. Entrepreneurs to Japan: We're Here to Help Small companies aren't just waiting for someone else to help out the people of Japan, they're championing the cause. Wed, 16 Mar 2011 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219357 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219357 Diana Ransom