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Fukuoka has the highest population growth rate of any ordinance-designated city in Japan, and the highest youth population (15-29) growth rate in Japan.

It is also the No. 1 city for start-ups.

Fukuoka, the "Gateway to Asia," is only 45 minutes away from Busan, Korea, and has great potential for tourism and international business.

The people are cheerful and humane.

The famous "Tonkotsu Ramen" restaurants, a gourmet dish now loved around the world, have their headquarters in Fukuoka.

Fukuoka," with its rich food culture, is said to be one of the most gourmet paradises in Japan.

Many people from Fukuoka are active in the entertainment and artistic fields, making Fukuoka a city where creators are nurtured.

Fukuoka also has a life balance and quality of life.

There is more to Japan than just Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto.

"47& Fukuoka Story" will curate and present the treasure huntig-like assets and stories of Fukuoka to ▶producers, directors, film makers, content creators around the world through the eyes of a producer/ director of Global content sales herself who has been in the global content business and regularly interacts with content business experts from around the world.



Juri Yoshino

Founder of 47&

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