On March 16, 2017, the Embassy of Japan in Palau invited the Alumni of the Japanese Government Scholarship Programs to the annual reunion held at Carp restaurant. A total of 12 Alumni and Mr. David Mason, who was recently awarded the scholarship for the Research Program attended this event. [restrict]
Mr. Koji Tomita, Counselor for the Embassy of Japan joined the Alumni during their reunion and showed his support for their plans to promote the Japanese Government Scholarship Programs and other culture related events in Palau.
Currently there are 70 Palauans who have been awarded the Japanese Government Scholarship to study in Japan. There are four types of scholarship programs available through the Government of Japan: Research Program, Teacher Training Program, Undergraduate Program and Specialized Training College Program.
For more information, please contact the Embassy of Japan at 488-6455/6 or visit our website at http://www.palau.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_en/culture.html/ [/restrict]
ICB Bank and Pangea Foundation to cooperate on a password-based financial services business June 14, 2019 - Palau ICB Bank will launch new financial services based on the Pangea Foundation and cryptography promote business. ICB Bank on Thursday, the cryptographic currency foundation Pangea (PAN) and block chain-based cryptography and signed business agreement to promote the financial services business. ICB Bank uses the Pangea Foundation's password currency 'Pangea' to combine financial services. We plan to jointly promote various Pin Tech businesses. In particular, ICB Bank is working with Pangea Foundation. ICB Bank promote issuance of visa cards and master cards based on cryptography. The company is releasing debit cards that can be settled as collateral. If a Visa or Master Card is actually issued, payment will be made in everyday life anywhere in the world. It is becomes possible, consumers can use the Visa/Master Card on-line merchant's Bitcoin, Ethereum. The bank, a financial institution works with the Cryptographic Fund to provide financial services that can be applied in everyday life. The roll out is expected to be the first in the block chain pin tech industry. An official from the Pangea Foundation said, "Working with the bank, in the future, global credit card companies and we will expand services to Eurpoe, Latin America and other countries in connection with possible banks." he said. On the other hand, Cryptography Pangea (PAN) is an ERC20-based token used for remittance and payment. Adds a centralize authentication agreement to decentralized lenders technology for faster transaction rates. Billing platform at the same time. Currently, Indonesia, Vietnam, Uzbekistan, Europe, etc. and the Cryptographic Exchange of eight countries in Southeast Asia and Latin America.