Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan (credit: Sandra McNeil/WWJ) File

Tokyo Or Bust: Detroit Mayor To Visit Japan On First International Trip

Mike Duggan is visiting Japan on his first international trip as Detroit mayor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Carbon Composites Firm Gets Investment

Plasan Carbon Composites, the supplier of carbon fiber products to the auto industry, announced Tuesday that Japan’s Toray Industries, the world’s largest producer of carbon fiber, has taken a 20 percent ownership stake in the company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2013


New Green Plastics Plant To Open In Midland

Eco Bio Plastics will formally open its Midland plant Monday, Jan. 31 at 4037 S. Saginaw Road in Midland.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2013


IBS Will Offer HiQube Business Analytics Solutions in Japan

Altair Engineering Inc. announced that Intelligence Business Solutions, a Tokyo-based business consulting and process solutions provider, will become a reseller and implementation partner for Altair’s HiQube business analytics technology, integrating HiQube as part of their solution offerings to companies throughout Japan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2012


Altair, Zeal Group To Resell, Implement HiQube Business Analytics

Altair Engineering Inc. announced that Zeal Group of Tokyo, Japan, has become a reseller and implementation partner of Altair’s HiQube business analytics and performance optimization platform.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2012

Matt Johnson (Credit: 'Please Pray for Matt Johnson' Facebook Page)

Relatives Of Missing Hiker To Join Japan Search

Relatives of a western Michigan hiker who is missing in Japan are planning to join the search for him on Mount Fuji.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012

Matt Johnson (Credit: 'Please Pray for Matt Johnson' Facebook Page)

Volunteers Search Mount Fuji For Missing Hiker

An online message says volunteer hikers have ascended Japan’s Mount Fuji in search of a missing Michigan businessman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2012

A scenic view of Mt. Fuji is seen from Yamanakako Lake in Yamanashi, Japan. (Credit: Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)

Family Of Man Missing On Mount Fuji Hopeful

Family members of a missing Michigan man who disappeared one week ago while visiting snow- and ice-covered Mount Fuji in Japan remain hopeful he’ll be found alive, his father said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2012

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West Michigan Man Missing On Japan’s Mount Fuji

Japanese authorities say a search is under way on Mount Fuji for a 33-year-old western Michigan man who disappeared while visiting the 12,388-foot peak.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/19/2012

WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey

Travelers Arrive From Quake-Ravaged Japan

Travellers from Japan are arriving at Metro Airport with their tales of survival from the massive earthquake.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2011