JTB partners a health-tech company to strengthen medical tourism for luxury inbound travelers to Japan
JTB signed a contract with Smart Health Net to develop medical tourism for luxury inbound travelers to provide high-grade comprehensive medical services for inbound travelers.
Two Japanese leading experience booking platforms sign a business partnership to send customers reciprocally
Veltra and Asoview!, Japanese leading local experience booking platforms, signed a strategic business partnership to send customers reciprocally and support their business partners for DX.
Railway company JR West and travel company NTA jointly create a helicopter tour toward the future ‘flying car’ service
JR West Innovations and Nippon Travel Agency (NTA) are working together to create a helicopter tour product in order to improve social acceptance of the future ‘flying car’ service.
Oricon, an entertainment data provider in Japan, enters a vacation rental market in Asia
Oricon, an entertainment data provider in Japan, enters a vacation rental market by signing a capital tie-up agreement with ‘StayList,’ a vacation rental meta-search, especially focusing on Asia.
ANA enters ‘Air Taxi’ service in earnest, partnering a U.S. eVTOL maker and Toyota
ANA Holdings signed a partnership agreement with U.S.-based Joby Aviation for the future ‘Air Taxi’ service in Japan, joined by Toyota Motor for development of ground-based transportation.
Digital health passport ‘Common Pass’ links to a health management app for Toho University PCR test results in Japan
The Commons Project is progressing in Japan through partnership for Common Pass with Toho University and Ishinban to link PCR test result data at the Toho University Haneda Airport Clinic.
Yahoo Japan and LINE are officially integrated into the largest Internet service provider in Japan, offering AI-based services
Z Holdings with Yahoo Japan under its umbrella and LINE, the biggest communication app in Japan, completed the business integration of the two companies into new Z Holdings on March 1 2021 to become the biggest Internet service provider in Japan.
JTB and IBM Japan create a joint venture based on JTB System Solutions to work together for DX in Japan
JTB and IBM Japan signed a comprehensive partnership agreement on digital services to work together for DX acceleration in Japan, integrating JTB’s knowledge and insights in the travel industry with IBM’s advanced technologies and professional human resources.
Major DMOs in western Japan work together to attract long stay international travelers
Setouchi DMO and Kyushu Tourism Promotion Organization signed an agreement on partnership for inbound travel promotions on September 2 2019.