Kansai International Airport

Kansai Halifax Holdings Releases Report on Tencent Increasing Stake in Commodity Start-up Xingsheng Youxuan

Monday, January 11, 2021 - 5:00am

TORONTO, Jan 11, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Kansai Halifax Holdings have today released a research report on Tencent Holdings Ltd increasing its stake in Xingsheng Youxuan.

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  • TORONTO, Jan 11, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - Kansai Halifax Holdings have today released a research report on Tencent Holdings Ltd increasing its stake in Xingsheng Youxuan.
  • "In addition to Tencent, Xingsheng Youxuan is also in talks with other potential investors including Beijing Kuaishou Technology Co. to raise more funding," said Jonathan Scott, Director of EMEA Wealth Management at Kansai Halifax Holdings.
  • According to researchers at Kansai Halifax Holdings, the current funding round could precede an initial public offering (IPO), although specifics such as timing and listing exchange are yet to be confirmed.
  • Headquartered in Japan, Kansai Halifax Holdings is one of Asia's leading wealth management companies, entrusted to manage over $6.45 billion in client investment capital.

Equinix Invests $55 Million to Build Its Third Data Center in Osaka

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 1:00pm

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and OSAKA, Japan, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the world's digital infrastructure company, today announced an initial investment of US$55 million to build its third International Business Exchange (IBX) data center in Osaka, Japan.

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  • REDWOOD CITY, Calif. and OSAKA, Japan, Nov. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the world's digital infrastructure company, today announced an initial investment of US$55 million to build its third International Business Exchange (IBX) data center in Osaka, Japan.
  • It will also offer direct, low-latency connections to the large Kansai region, which consists of major cities including Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe.
  • Directly connected to the Equinix data center campus in Osaka, OS3 will provide a wide range of interconnection solutions, including Equinix FabricTM formerlyEquinixCloud ExchangeFabric.
  • Equinix has a national footprint of 13 IBX data centers across Tokyo and Osaka in Japan.

Nippon Express's Chuo International Office (Osaka) Acquires Halal Certification

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 7:00am

The Kansai region hosts numerous sightseeing spots very popular with foreign tourists, and the 2025 World Exposition in Japan will be held in Osaka.

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  • The Kansai region hosts numerous sightseeing spots very popular with foreign tourists, and the 2025 World Exposition in Japan will be held in Osaka.
  • So demand for halal products is expected to grow.
  • The Osaka International Transport Branch's Chuo International Office handles import/export, bonded warehouse storage and domestic logistics operations for halal products.
  • Nippon Express's halal logistics certifications:

“DEEP JAPAN” Exhibit on Seto Inland Sea Has Opened at Kansai International Airport

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 6:00am

The Setouchi area, which includes the beautiful Seto Inland Sea, is a region rich in nature exceeding 900,000 hectares and containing 727 islands.

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  • The Setouchi area, which includes the beautiful Seto Inland Sea, is a region rich in nature exceeding 900,000 hectares and containing 727 islands.
  • Seto Inland Sea was central to ancient Japan's sea routes.
  • Now, Kansai International Airport in Osaka Bay, the easternmost point of that area, serves as a key gateway connecting Setouchi to the world.
  • The LED lighting patterns are generated from Seto Inland Sea wave data as well as data from the timetable of international flights arriving at Kansai International Airport.

Incheon International Airport Terminal 1 Hosts ‘HEART BLOSSOM CONCERT’ to Celebrate Its 18th Anniversary

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 6:43am

Incheon International Airport will host HEART BLOSSOM CONCERT featuring top artists in Korea from March 29 to 31 to celebrate 18th anniversary of Incheon Airport Terminal 1.

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  • Incheon International Airport will host HEART BLOSSOM CONCERT featuring top artists in Korea from March 29 to 31 to celebrate 18th anniversary of Incheon Airport Terminal 1.
  • On March 29, K-Pop Concert will be held, expressing the excitement of a new spring.
  • The concert will be held from March 29 to 31, for one hour beginning at 4:00 PM each day, at Millennium Hall located on the first floor of Incheon Airport Terminal 1.
  • The performances are free of charge for all airport visitors, and seat reservation is also available on Incheon Airport Culture-Port website ( www.cultureport.kr ), on a first-come-first-served basis.

KIX Airport Enters 5 Year Agreement to Deploy Syntech ONE as Flagship Member of Global Security Innovation Network

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 1:25pm

OSAKA, Japan, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Artificial intelligence security and defense company Synapse Technology today announced that Osaka's KIX Airport, a flagship member of the Global Security Innovation Network (GSIN), has entered into a 5-year agreement to deploy Syntech ONE across its security checkpoints.

Key Points: 
  • OSAKA, Japan, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Artificial intelligence security and defense company Synapse Technology today announced that Osaka's KIX Airport, a flagship member of the Global Security Innovation Network (GSIN), has entered into a 5-year agreement to deploy Syntech ONE across its security checkpoints.
  • Synapse Technology's AI platform Syntech ONE integrates with new and existing X-ray machines used at KIX security checkpoints.
  • The Global Security Innovation Network consists of partner airports, distributors, equipment manufacturers, and other stakeholders that commit to deploying new and emerging technology in security environments.
  • Together with Synapse, LV3 is excited to join the long-term deployment at KIX airport, an innovative global leader in both Japan and Asia.

Kansai Electric Deploys Engineering Consultants Group's Anomaly Detection Software to Monitor Power Plant in Australia

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 7:39pm

AKRON, Ohio, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Engineering Consultants Group's (ECG) Predict-It Anomaly Detection and Diagnostic Reasoning software platform has been chosen by Kansai Electric Power to use in its Remote Monitoring Center in Osaka, Japan.

Key Points: 
  • AKRON, Ohio, May 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Engineering Consultants Group's (ECG) Predict-It Anomaly Detection and Diagnostic Reasoning software platform has been chosen by Kansai Electric Power to use in its Remote Monitoring Center in Osaka, Japan.
  • Kansai Electric Power has created models of major assets at the plant using Predict-It, based on prior operational data stored in Bluewaters' OSIsoft PI System data historian.
  • Kansai Electric Power anticipates a roll-out of this model used at Bluewaters' to other generating units and assets within its portfolio.
  • Kansai Electric Power, the second largest electrical power company in Japan, operates over 150 power plants with about 34GW of electric generating capacity.