A Happy New Year 2018 !
Starting from our daily local life, Matsui Glocal LLC will make efforts to connect among locals globally without any border to create something new for the future.
In addition, we will try to find my comrades in the world who have the same motivation, and connect with them and expand those connections. Thank you so much for your attention and guidance.
This photo was with new young writers of the Makassar International Writers Festival (MIWF) in May 2017. I’m going to attend this festival in May, 2018.
1 January 2018
Matsui Glocal LLC
Merry Christmas for my christian friends !
Pray for love and peace.
Selamat Hari Natal untuk sahabat kristiani saya !
Berdoa untuk cinta dan damai.
White Christmas Tree in KITTE, near Tokyo Station, Japan.
In 19 December 2017, I visited Osaka to participate the Seminar of Water and Environmental Business in Indonesia, held by Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry as a speaker. My speech title was “Economic Development and Prospect of Environmental Business in Indonesia”. I appreciated the good discussion and exchange of information with very active participants.
In 26-30 November 2017, I visited Surabaya to attend the JICA project to support Food Processing Industries in Indonesia by SME from Osaka.
In 29 November, I gave a lecture on Japan’s Experience of Local Industrial Development, focusing on Food Processing Industries, in Bahasa Indonesia, to government officials of East Java Provincial Government.
Today (17 November 2017), I visited the office of NPO Fukushima 30 Year Project in Fukushima. This NPO has been active to conduct the food and environmental radioactive measurement, empowerment activities for mother and child, and many exchange meetings and seminar on Fukushima. We discussed about our cooperation in the near future.
I came back to Tokyo, Japan, in 31 October 2017.
Saya kembali ke Tokyo, Jepang, pada tanggal 31 Oktober 2017.
I visited Pinrang Regfency (23-24 October 2017) and Bantaeng Regency (25-26 October 2017), South Sulawesi province, to get information about current situation of agriculture, especially horticulture, and discussed with local government and farmer groups.
I visited Cianjur Regency, West Java, in 18-19 October 2017 to survey about current condition of its agriculture, especially horticulture, with discussed with government officials and farmers group.
I visited Karawang Regency, West Java Province, in 14-15 October, 2017, to get information and discuss about current situation of agriculture, especially rice farming, with local government officials and farmer’s groups.
I stay at Indonesia in 11-30 October 2017.
I will be in Jakarta (11-13 Oct), Karawang (14-15 Oct), Jakarta (16-17 Oct), Cianjur (18-19 Oct), Jakarta (20-22 Oct), Pinrang (23-24 Oct), Bantaeng (25-27 Oct) and Jakarta (28-30 Oct) for getting information about current situation of agriculture in Indonesia. Back to Japan in 31 Oct.
See you my friends in Indonesia.