Regional Information Fukuoka

Business Gateway to Asia, Fukuoka

Your Regional Guide : Kazuhisa Mizota

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Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion CenterExternal site: a new window will open.

7-7 Higashi-koen, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka 812-8577
Tel: +81-92-643-3441 Fax: +81-92-643-3443


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The information below is as of November 2017.

Living environment

Comfortable living environments are an essential factor for advancing excellent business activities. As reflected in the selection of Fukuoka as one of The Most Liveable Cities by English language lifestyle magazine MONOCLE, the high standard of living, supported by the harmony between streamlined urban infrastructure and a lush natural environment, has in fact made Fukuoka City one of the premier cities in Asia.

International schools

The prefecture offers “Fukuoka International School,” known for its consistently high level of education from kindergarten through the high school level.

Health services catering to foreigners

Including health care facilities operated by non-Japanese, Fukuoka Prefecture offers about 1, 800 hospitals and pharmacies with the ability to serve patients in foreign languages.