Registration of applications for Japanese Subsidy Program for entrepreneurs planning to enter Asian markets is open until 3rd of June 2013. Subsidies as high as 500 million yen are available for companies that plan to open their Regional Headquarters or R&D Sites in Japan. The program is coordinated by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan.

Japanese government wish to encourage foreign investors from innovative technologies sector to invest in their country. In exchange Japanese side offers qualified working staff, as well as co-finansing costs of starting and running the business.

 

Program specification and all needed aplication forms are available on following site:

http://www.meti.go.jp/english/policy/external_economy/investment/application_fy2013.html