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Promoting Business Innovation in the Space Sector
At first glance, space development and use may not seem to be a sector for sta...
At first glance, space development and use may not seem to be a sector for start-up companies. Yet, as then Prime Minister Abe Shinzo observed in late 2019, “In Japan, we are seeing an increasing number of start-ups and other initiatives taking on the challenge of developing new space businesses.” Mr. Abe went on to ask the Japanese government “to advance the creation of an environment that fosters new space businesses, including accelerating the development of the system necessary to material...