On July 8th, 2014, APU welcomed Professor Hiroo Takahashi (International Management & Business Ethics, Hakuoh University, President of the Japan Society for Business Ethics Study (JSBES) to give a lecture entitled, “The International Competitiveness of the Japanese Service Industry”.
On the 19th & 26th of June, APU welcomed a special guest – Professor FRITZ Heiko, Department of Peace and Development Studies, Linnaeus University, Växjö, Sweden – to deliver RCAPS Current Research Seminars entitled, `Microfinance and Human Development. Asia-Pacific in the Light of Global Trends’ and ‘Impact Assessment of Development Intervention. Methodology and Examples from Microfinance.’
On the 18th of June, APU welcomed a special guest – Mr Kiyoshi Kokeguchi, Planning Group Leader, Senior Officer for Port and Airport Environment, Port and Airport Department, Kyushu Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism – to deliver an RCAPS Current Research Seminar entitled, ‘Current State of Port Policies in Japan and Efforts of Ports in Kyushu’.
On May 14 and 21, 2014, an APU Master's students' presentation session was held. The following Master's students who received the 2013 RCAPS Master's Student Field Research Support subsidy presented.
Chair: Professor Lee