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NewsJul 31, 2018 A stand-alone high-precision neural machine translation has been realized.
NewsJul 26, 2018 VoiceTra's speech translation technology has been adopted in "POCKETALK® W".
Press ReleaseJul 10, 2018 A press release was issued about "NICT's technology has been adopted as the core technology of Japan Patent Office's 'Next-generation machine translation service'. "
Press ReleaseJun 28, 2018 A joint press release was issued by MSD and NICT about the "Agreement on utilizing the 'MSD Manual' translation data of 10 different languages for AI multilingual speech translation app 'VoiceTra.' "
EventMay 21, 2018 "VoiceTra" and other multilingual speech translation systems will be exhibited at the "NICT Open House 2018" which is scheduled to be held at the Headquarters of NICT from Jun 29 to 30.
Press ReleaseApr 17, 2018 A joint press release about the "Joint development of an automatic translation system for the pharmaceutical industry using artificial intelligence by AstraZeneca and NICT" was issued.
EventApr 2, 2018 "VoiceTra" was exhibited at the "Kansai Inbound Exchange Meeting 2018" held at My Dome Osaka on Mar 20.
EventApr 2, 2018 On Apr 3, Dr. Sumita, Associate Director General of Advanced Speech Translation Research and Development Promotion Center, will give a talk about "The Latest AI Translation Technology and Prospects for the Tokyo Olympics" at a press conference to be held at the Japan National Press Club.
Press ReleaseMar 28, 2018 A joint press release about the "Full-scale implementation of a multifunctional translation application for railways to all stations on the Keikyu Line" was issued.
EventFeb 27, 2018 NICT’s automatic speech translation system will be exhibited at the "Automatic Speech Translation Symposium", which will be held at the TKP Ochanomizu Conference Center on Mar 12.
EventJan 30, 2018 On Jan. 23 in Nagoya City, "VoiceTra" was exhibited at "The 2nd Disaster Prevention Information Communication Seminar & Equipment Exhibition" organized by the Tokai Bureau of Telecommunications, Tokai Regional Emergency Communication Council, and the Tokai Information and Communication Conference.
EventJan 29, 2018 We will be exhibiting at "Inbound Market EXPO2018,"which will be held at TOKYO BIG SIGHT from Feb 21 to 23 (Wed-Fri).
EventNov 15, 2017 “VoiceTra” will be exhibited at the "HOSPEX Japan 2017" which is scheduled to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from Nov 20 to 22.
EventOct 20, 2017 “VoiceTra” will be exhibited at the "NICT Open House 2017" which is scheduled to be held at the Headquarters of NICT from Nov 9 to 10.
EventOct 20, 2017 “VoiceTra” and “TexTra” will be exhibited at the "Keihanna Information and Communication Fair 2017" which is scheduled to be held at Keihanna Plaza from Oct 26 to 28.
EventSep 29, 2017 “VoiceTra” will be exhibited at the NICT booth at "CEATEC JAPAN 2017" which is scheduled to be held at Makuhari Messe from Oct 3 to 6.
PrizeAug 21, 2017 Yutaka Ashikari, Director of the System Development Office, was awarded the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Minister’s Award under the 15th Industry-Academia-Government Collaboration Contributors Awards Program for his contribution to the development of “KoeTra”, a communication support app for the hearing impaired.
Press ReleaseJun 28, 2017 A press release about "Achieving higher accuracy in the speech translation app “VoiceTra” using neural machine translation" was issued.
EventJun 15, 2017 “VoiceTra” will be exhibited at the "INTERNATIONAL MODERN HOSPITAL SHOW 2017" which is scheduled to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from Jul 12 to 14.
Press ReleaseApr 18, 2017 A press release about "The Release of a Multilingual Speech Translation App for Emergency and Rescue Teams in Japan" was issued.
EventMar 30, 2017 We exhibited “VoiceTra” at "Global Event for Digital Business (CeBIT2017)," which was held in Hannover, Germany from Mar 20 to 24.
Press ReleaseJan 26, 2017 A press release regarding the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was issued.
EventJan 20, 2017 We will be exhibiting at "Inbound Business EXPO Japan 2017 (IBEJ2017)," which will be held at TOKYO BIG SIGHT from Feb 1 to 3 (Wed-Fri).
Press ReleaseJan 18, 2017 A press release regarding "the release of a high-precision and secure machine translation system for English patent documents" was issued.

NEWSDec 1, 2016 Website renewed.
NEWSJun 03, 2016 New releases in the ASTREC Video Library: “The near-future scenarios of VoiceTra” in three domains – healthcare, transport, and hospitality.
Press ReleaseApr 17, 2016 Emergency response to the 2016 Kumamoto earthquake
NEWSAug 24, 2015 Launch of ASTREC website

Media Coverage

MediaJul 31, 2018 An article about the provision of NEC's multilingual speech translation services—which utilize NICT’s technology—to Izu City was published in The Nikkan Kogyo.
MediaJul 31, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in The Hokkoku Shimbun.
MediaJul 30, 2018 Articles about the assignment to Yamaha—in cooperation with NICT and other broadcasting companies— about the FY2018 "Broadcasting Support Project for the Visual and Hearing Impaired, etc." commissioned by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, were published in The Chubu Keizai Shimbun (Jul. 25) and The Dempa Shimbun (Jul. 30).
MediaJul 27, 2018 An article about the VoiceTra workshop held for elementary and junior high school teachers in Sano City was published in The Mainichi.
MediaJul 27, 2018 An article on NICT's machine translation technology using neural networks was published in The Science News.
MediaJul 25, 2018 Articles about the "speech translation" tablets—which utilize NICT's technology—provided by Gotemba City, Oyama Town, KDDI, and KDDI Research to 9 locations of Gotemba City including lodges on the Mt. Fuji trail, were published in The Nikkei (Jul. 11), and The Dempa Times (Jul. 25).
MediaJul 23, 2018 An article about the utilization of NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology by private companies was published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaJul 20, 2018 Articles about the provision of medical field data in 10 different languages by MSD to "Hon'yaku Bank" were published in The Nikkan Kogyo, The Nikkan Yakugyo (Jun. 29), The Chemical Daily (Jul. 4), The Dempa Times (Jul. 4), and The Yakuji News (Jul. 20).
MediaJul 19, 2018 Articles about the "Real-Time Multilingual Subtitling System," which was displayed at NICT's "Open House 2018," were published in The Dempa Times (Jul.4), The Tokyo Shimbun (Jul.16), and The Chunichi Shimbun (Jul.19).
MediaJul 19,2018 Articles about the provision of NEC’s multilingual speech translation services—which utilize NICT’s technology— to Izu City were published in The Nikkan Kogyo, The Chemical Daily (Jul.18), and The Nikkei Business Daily (Jul.19).
MediaJul 18, 2018 An article about "NICT's technology has been adopted as the core technology of Japan Patent Office's 'Next-generation machine translation service' " was published in The Dempa Shimbun Daily (Jul.13), The Denkei Shimbun (Jul.16), The Nikkei Business Daily, The Nikkan Kogyo, and The Dempa Times (Jul.18).
MediaJul 15, 2018 Articles about the "VoiceTra" field experiment conducted at an elementary school in Oyama City were published in The Shimotsuke Shimbun (May 9), The Yamaguchi Shimbun (Jun. 2), The Kahoku Shimpo (Jul. 7), and The Fukui Shimbun (Jul. 15).
MediaJul 9, 2018 An article about the field experiment held between Nishi Ward of Niigata City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities" was published in The Chiho Gyosei.
MediaJul 7, 2018 Articles about the "VoiceTra" field experiment conducted at an elementary school in Oyama City were published in The Shimotsuke Shimbun (May 9), The Yamaguchi Shimbun (Jun. 2), and The Kahoku Shimpo (Jul.7).
MediaJul 6, 2018 An article about the release of Toppan Printing's "NhaTra," a speech translation app targeted for Vietnamese residents in Japan, was published in The Nikkei Business Daily. The app was developed as part of the commissioned research "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities," carried out by NICT.
MediaJul 4, 2018 An article about NICT's multilingual speech translation technology and "Hon'yaku Bank" was published in the August 2018 Issue of NIKKEI TRENDY.
MediaJul 1, 2018 An article about "VoiceTra" and "Hon'yaku Bank" was published in Weekly Asahi Mook "Universities and colleges in the Tokai region."
MediaJun 24, 2018 An article about NICT's multilingual speech translation technology and "Hon'yaku Bank" was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJun 24, 2018 An article on the implementation of "VoiceTra" by Niiza City was published in The Sankei Shimbun.
MediaJun 23, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaJun 19, 2018 An article about the government's Basic Policy on Economic and Fiscal Management which NICT’s automatic translation system plays a big part of, was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJun 16,2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun "Junior Press".
MediaJun 13, 2018 Articles about "KoeTra," a communication support app for the hearing impaired whose technology has been transferred from NICT to FEAT Limited, were published in The Yamanashi Nichinichi Shimbun (May 11), The Tokushima Shimbun (May 12), The Kobe Shimbun (May 16), The Yamaguchi Shimbun (May 17), The Nagasaki Shimbun (May 19), The Nara Shimbun, The Oita Godo Shimbun (May 21), The Fuji Sankei Business i (May 22), The Sankei Shimbun (May 25), The Tokyo Shimbun (May 26),The Chunichi Shimbun (May 29), The Shizuoka Shimbun (May 31), The Ise Shimbun (Jun 1), and The Kahoku Shimpo (Jun 13).
MediaJun 7, 2018 Articles about the "Full-scale implementation of a multifunctional translation application for railways to all stations on the Keikyu Line" were published in The Yomiuri Shimbun (Mar 28), The Kanagawa Shimbun (Apr 10), The Mainichi (May 10), and The Nikkei Business Daily (Jun 7).
MediaMay 31, 2018 An article about "VoiceTra" and the utilization of NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology for healthcare was published in the May 2018 Issue of Highlighting Japan.
MediaMay 29, 2018 The verification testing between Nishi Ward of Niigata City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities" was introduced on NHK, and The Niigata Television Network 21.
MediaMay 25, 2018 An article on machine translation technology in Chinese literature was published in the Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaMay 24, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in The Chugoku Shimbun.
MediaMay 18, 2018 NICT's multilingual speech translation technology and "VoiceTra" were introduced on NHK WORLD JAPAN.
MediaMay 16, 2018 An article on a multilingual speech translation device for healthcare developed by Fujitsu which utilize NICT’s technology, was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaMay 11, 2018 NICT's multilingual speech translation technology and "VoiceTra" were introduced on NHK "Kurashi☆Kaisetsu".
MediaMay 11, 2018 Articles about the "Joint development of an automatic translation system for the pharmaceutical industry using artificial intelligence by AstraZeneca and NICT" were published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, The Yakuji Nippo, Pharma Japan (Apr 18), the Japan Chemical Daily (Apr 19), The Dempa Times(Apr 23), The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun(May 10), and The Science News(May 11) .
MediaMay 9, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in the May 14, 2018 Issue of Nikkei Personal Computing.
MediaMay 8, 2018 An article on the implementation of "Kyu-kyu(First-Aid) VoiceTra" by the Ise City Fire Department was published in The Ise Shimbun.
MediaMay 1, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation technology was published in the May 2018 Issue of EL NEOS.
MediaApr 26, 2018 Articles on the implementation of "VoiceTra" by the Ishikawa Prefectural Police were published in The Mainichi ,The Hokkoku Shimbun (Apr 18), and The Yomiuri Shimbun (Apr 26).
MediaApr 25, 2018 The implementation of "VoiceTra" by the Ishikawa Prefectural Police was introduced on Ishikawa Asahi Broadcasting.
MediaApr 20, 2018 An article on the implementation of "Kyu-kyu(First-Aid) VoiceTra" by Amagasaki City was published in The Kobe Shimbun.
MediaApr 19, 2018 An article about NICT's multilingual speech translation technology and "VoiceTra" was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaApr 12, 2018 "Full-scale implementation of a multifunctional translation application for railways to all stations on the Keikyu Line" was introduced on NHK "SHUTOKEN-NETWORK".
MediaApr 10, 2018 Articles about the "Full-scale implementation of a multifunctional translation application for railways to all stations on the Keikyu Line" were published in The Yomiuri Shimbun (Mar 28), and The Kanagawa Shimbun (Apr 10).
MediaApr 4, 2018 Articles on automatic translation devices produced by NEC which utilize NICT's multilingual speech translation technology, were published in The Nikkei Business Daily (Feb 23), The Dempa Times (Feb 23), The Chemical Daily (Feb 26), The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun (Mar 5), and The Nikkei Marketing Journal (Apr 4).
MediaApr 3, 2018 "VoiceTra" and "Hon'yaku Bank" were introduced by Dr. Tokuda, the President of NICT, in an interview article on The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaMar 30, 2018 An article about the "Automatic Speech Translation Symposium" which was held on Mar 12, was published in The Science News.
MediaMar 29, 2018 An article on the implementation of "Kyu-kyu(First-Aid) VoiceTra" by the Yokkaichi City Fire Department was published in The Chunichi Shimbun.
MediaMar 26, 2018 The implementation of "Kyu-kyu (First-Aid) VoiceTra" by the Yokkaichi City Fire Department was introduced on "The Cable News" by CCJ Group.
MediaMar 22, 2018 An article on "Hon'yaku Bank" was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaMar 19, 2018 An article on the implementation of "VoiceTra" by Tokyo Metro was published in The Fuji Sankei Business i.
MediaMar 18, 2018 An article about the utilization of NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology was published in The Nikkei Veritas.
MediaMar 16, 2018 Eiichiro Sumita, Director of the Advanced Translation Technology Laboratory, was introduced on The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaMar 2, 2018 An article about NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology which was published in The Nikkei on March 2, was introduced during the show "Morning Satellite" on TV TOKYO.
MediaMar 3, 2018 An article about the verification testing of the speech translation system-which utilizes NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology-carried out by Tottori City, was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaMar 2, 2018 An article about the utilization of NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology was published in The Nikkei.
MediaFeb 27, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in The Asahi Shimbun "Tensei Jingo".
MediaFeb 26, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in the March 5, 2018 Issue of AERA.
MediaFeb 22, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation technology was published in The Saga Shimbun.
MediaFeb 18, 2018 An article about "VoiceTra" and the advancing machine translation technology was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaFeb 18, 2018 Multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was introduced on FM-Kumamoto Broadcasting "Kumamoto Curio".
MediaFeb 10, 2018 An article on multilingual speech translation application "VoiceTra" was published in the March 2018 Issue of Halmek.
MediaFeb 1, 2018 An article about the seminar on "How to Use VoiceTra" organized by the Nihonmatsu Tourism Association and the Reconstruction Agency, etc., was published in The Fukushima Minpo.
MediaJan 19, 2018 An article on the implementation of a translation system by Japan Post, which utilizes NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology, was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJan 13, 2018 Multilingual speech translation app "VoiceTra" was introduced on Yomiuri TV "Assertiveness Paradise", as a buzzword of the week.
MediaJan 7, 2018 "VoiceTra" and the verification testing of multilingual speech translation technology being carried out on Okinawa sightseeing taxis were introduced on NHK "Good Morning Japan".
MediaJan 1, 2018 An article on automatic translation devices developed by NEC and Fujitsu which utilize NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology, and "VoiceTra" were published in the Nikkei.
MediaDec 22,2017 An article on automatic translation services provided by NEC and Fujitsu which utilize NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology, was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaDec 18, 2017 An article on hands-free speech translation using wireless earphones was published in The Nikkei.
MediaDec 15, 2017 The verification testing between Ayase City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT:"R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities" was introduced on NHK "Good Morning Japan".
MediaDec 13, 2017 An article on the implementation of "Kyu-kyu (First-Aid) VoiceTra" by the Hanamaki Fire Bureau was published in The Komei Shimbun News.
MediaDec 13, 2017 An article about the verification testing of the speech translation system—which utilizes NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology—carried out by Tottori City and KDDI Corporation, was published in The Mainichi.
MediaDec 8, 2017 Articles about the verification testing between Ayase City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities" were published in The Asahi Shimbun (Nov 22), The Tokyo Shimbun (Nov 23), The Kanagawa Shimbun (Nov 26), and The Yomiuri Shimbun (Dec 8).
MediaDec 8, 2017 An article on machine translation using neural network (deep learning) was published in "Recruit Works Institute Issue No.145".
MediaDec 4, 2017 An article on machine translation using neural network (deep learning) was published in The Nikkei Business.
MediaNov 29, 2017 Articles about the verification testing of the speech translation system-which utilizes NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology- carried out by Tottori City, were published in The Nikkei (Nov 25), and The Nikkei Business Daily (Nov 29).
MediaNov 24, 2017 "Daily Life-assistance Robot Speech Dialogue System" was introduced on KBS Kyoto Television.
MediaNov 23, 2017 An article on “Kyu-kyu (First-Aid) VoiceTra” and machine translation using neural network (deep learning) was published in The Nikkei.
MediaNov 21, 2017 An article about the verification testing using VoiceTra carried out by the Tohoku District Transport Bureau and the Tohoku Bureau of Telecommunications, was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaNov 20, 2017 An article about the demonstration of multilingual speech translation technology by NICT, which was held during the "Visit Japan Night" at the Japanese Embassy in the United Kingdom was published in the Wing Travel Weekly.
MediaNov 17, 2017 The Kanto Bureau of Telecommunications issued a press release about holding a seminar for guiding foreign tourists using "VoiceTra". (Related Articles: The Dempa Times Nov 24, Nov 27, Dec 4, The Yomiuri Shimbun Nov 29, The Shimotsuke Shimbun Dec 21)
MediaOct 28, 2017 “Daily Life-assistance Robot” and multilingual speech translation technology were introduced on NHK KANSAI.
MediaOct 27, 2017 An article on “Daily Life-assistance Robot” developed jointly with Toyota Motor Corporation was published in the Kyoto Shimbun.
MediaOct 20, 2017 An article on automatic translation devices developed by NEC and Fujitsu which utilize NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology, was published in the Nikkei.
MediaOct 19, 2017 The Kansai Tourism Bureau issued a press release about the verification testing of “Kansai SOS Multilingual Call Center” which utilizes NICT’s multilingual speech translation technology.
MediaOct 12, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaOct 4, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in the November 2017 Issue of NIKKEI TRENDY.
MediaOct 1, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Akita Prefectural Police was published in The Mainichi.
MediaSep 24, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Akita Prefectural Police was published in The Akita Sakigake Shimpo.
MediaSep 23, 2017 An article about the verification testing using VoiceTra carried out by the Tohoku District Transport Bureau and the Tohoku Bureau of Telecommunications, was published in The Kankokeizai News.
MediaSep 19, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Fukuoka Prefectural Police was published in The Nikkei.
MediaSep 14, 2017 An article on machine translation using neural network (deep learning) was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaSep 11, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in the September 11, 2017 Issue of AERA.
MediaSep 9, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Akita Prefectural Police was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaSep 7, 2017 An article on the implementation of “Kyu-kyu (First-Aid) VoiceTra” by the Shida Fire Bureau was published in The Shizuoka Shimbun.
MediaSep 5, 2017 An article about the verification testing of “VoiceTra.R” in Kanazawa City was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaSep 1, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by Suzaka City was published in the September 2017 Issue of GEKKAN HOSO JOURNAL.
MediaAug 27, 2017 An article on the implementation of “Kyu-kyu (First-Aid) VoiceTra” by the Hanamaki Fire Bureau was published in The Iwate Nippo.
MediaAug 18, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Yamaguchi Prefectural Police was published in The Nikkan Iwakuni.
MediaAug 18, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by Kofu City was published in The Yamanashi Nichinichi Shimbun.
MediaAug 17, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Bureau of Waterworks Tokyo Metropolitan Government was published in The Nikkei.
MediaAug 17, 2017 The verification testing of “VoiceTra.R” being held in Kanazawa City, was introduced on Ishikawa TV.
MediaAug 15, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Yamaguchi Prefectural Police was published in The Chugoku Shimbun.
MediaAug 14, 2017 The implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Yamaguchi Prefectural Police was introduced on Yamaguchi Asahi Broadcasting.
MediaAug 9, 2017 An article about the verification testing of “VoiceTra.R” in Kanazawa City was published in The Hokkoku Shimbun.
MediaAug 8, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Kyoto Shimbun.
MediaAug 2, 2017 Multilingual speech translation technologies were featured in the article of The Mainichi Shimbun commemorating the 30th Anniversary of Keihanna Science City.
MediaAug 1, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Tottori Prefectural Police was published in The Nihonkai Shimbun.
MediaJul 31 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by Kofu City was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaJul 24, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in the September 2017 Issue of The Nikkei PC21.
MediaJul 22, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Fukuoka Prefectural Police was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaJul 10, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in the August 2017 Issue of The Chuo Koron.
MediaJul 8, 2017 An article on "The development of practical technology for machine translation using neural network (deep learning)" was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaJul 7, 2017 An article on "The development of practical technology for machine translation using neural network (deep learning)" was published in The Science News.
MediaJul 3, 2017 An article on "The development of practical technology for machine translation using neural network (deep learning)" was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaJun 30, 2017 An article about the lecture on “VoiceTra” given at Hosei University was published in Sports Nippon.
MediaJun 29, 2017 An article on "The development of practical technology for machine translation using neural network (deep learning)" was published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaJun 23, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by Suzaka City was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaJun 19, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in Weekly Economist.
MediaJun 15, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in The Saga Shimbun.
MediaJun 15, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by Suzaka City was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaJun 14, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster(NRIFD), was published in The Fukushima Minyu Shimbun.
MediaJun 13, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by Suzaka City was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJun 7, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in The Hokkaido Shimbun Press.
MediaJun 7, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in the July 2017 Issue of The Nikkei WOMAN.
MediaJun 4, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Nikkei Veritas.
MediaJun 2, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster(NRIFD), was published in The Yomiuri Chukosei Shimbun.
MediaJun 1, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in THE MID-JAPAN ECONOMIST.
MediaJun 1, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaMay 26, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaMay 22, 2017 Multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was introduced on Mainichi Broadcasting System.
MediaMay 19, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation system for healthcare was published in The Fuji Sankei Business i.
MediaMay 17, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by West Japan Railway Company was published in The Nikkei.
MediaMay 16, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by West Japan Railway Company was published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaMay 15, 2017 An article on the development of a machine translation engine for English patent documents was published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaMay 12, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster(NRIFD), was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaMay 2, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Nagano Prefectural Police was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaMay 1, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Yamagata Prefectural Police was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaApr 29, 2017 Multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was introduced on TV TOKYO "Miraidane".
MediaApr 27, 2017 Multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was introduced on NHK "English Through the News".
MediaApr 27, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaApr 24, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster(NRIFD), was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaApr 20, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in the May 2017 Issue of CALL CENTER JAPAN.
MediaApr 19, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster(NRIFD), was published in The Japan News.
MediaApr 22, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Nikkei.
MediaApr 21, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster(NRIFD), was published in The Tokyo Shimbun, The Fukushima Minpo, The Yamanashi Nichinichi Shimbun, The Shizuoka Shimbun, The Kyoto Shimbun, The Kochi Shimbun, The Saitama Shimbun, The Daily Touhoku Shimbun, The Iwate Nippo, The Akita Sakigake Shimpo, The Shinano Mainichi, Chiba Nippo, Gifu Shimbun, Osaka Nichi-Nichi Shimbun, Nihonkai Shimbun, The Shikoku Shimbun, Saga Shimbun, San-in Chuo Shimpo, Kitanippon Shimbun, Fukushima Minyu, Hokkoku Shimbun, The Toyama Shimbun, The Tokushima Shimbun, and Sanyo Shimbun.
MediaApr 18, 2017 "The Release of a Multilingual Speech Translation App for Emergency and Rescue Teams in Japan" was introduced on TV Asahi News.
MediaApr 18, 2017 An article on the release of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster (NRIFD), was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaApr 17, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Nikkei.
MediaApr 3, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation system for healthcare was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaApr 1, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in the April 2017 Issue of The Monthly Keidanren.
MediaMar 16, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation system for healthcare was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaMar 8, 2017 “VoiceTra” was introduced in an article on disaster response published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaFeb 10, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaFeb 10, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation system for healthcare was published in The Yomiuri Shimbun.
MediaFeb 8, 2017 Multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was introduced on Nippon BS Broadcasting (BS11).
MediaFeb 8, 2017 An article on the implementation of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the Sapporo Fire Bureau and the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster (NRIFD), was published in The Nikkei Marketing Journal.
MediaFeb 8, 2017 The verification testing of multilingual speech translation technology being carried out in taxis was featured on NHK World Television Network.
MediaFeb 6, 2017 An article about a research collaboration between Maebashi City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities, " was published in The Information Industries and Markets News.
MediaFeb 3, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Science News.
MediaFeb 2, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Yamagata Prefectural Police was published in The Kahoku Shimpo.
MediaFeb 2, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” by the Yamagata Prefectural Police was published in The Yamagata Shimbun.
MediaFeb 2, 2017 An article about a research collaboration between Maebashi City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities, " was published in The Mainichi.
MediaFeb 2, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaFeb 1, 2017 An article on the implementation of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the Sapporo Fire Bureau and the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster (NRIFD), was published in The Hokkaido Shimbun.
Media Feb 1, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaJan 31, 2017 An article on the implementation of a multilingual speech translation application for emergency and rescue teams, which was developed in collaboration with the Sapporo Fire Bureau and the National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster (NRIFD), was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJan 31, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Chemical Daily.
MediaJan 30, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Denkei Shimbun.
MediaJan 30, 2017 An article about a research collaboration between Maebashi City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities," was published in The Tokyo Shimbun.
MediaJan 30, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in The Asahi Shimbun.
MediaJan 30, 2017 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJan 27, 2017 An article on the development of a machine translation engine for English patent documents was published in The Science News.
MediaJan 26, 2017 An article on the development of a technology to increase space weather forecast accuracy was published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaJan 27, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” and “SpeechCanvas” at The Shimane Bank was published in The Japan Financial News.
MediaJan 26, 2017 An article about a research collaboration between Maebashi City and Toppan Printing, carried out as part of the commissioned research by NICT: "R&D on a speech translation system for municipalities," was published in The Nikkei.
MediaJan 23, 2017 An article on the development of a machine translation engine for English patent documents was published in The Dempa Times.
MediaJan 20, 2017 An article on the development of a machine translation engine for English patent documents was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaJan 19, 2017 An article on the development of a machine translation engine for English patent documents was published in The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun.
MediaJan 6, 2017 An article on machine translation technologies and multilingual speech translation system for healthcare was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaJan 6, 2017 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” and “SpeechCanvas,” at The Shimane Bank was published in The Nikkei Marketing Journal.
MediaJan 3, 2017 Multilingual speech translation technology was introduced on NHK World Television Network.

MediaDec 29, 2016 An article on the implementation of “VoiceTra” and “SpeechCanvas” at The Shimane Bank was published in The Nikkei.
MediaDec 27, 2016 An article on the verification testing of multilingual speech translation technology being carried out in taxis was published in The Nikkei Business Daily.
MediaDec. 27, 2016 An article about “Omotenashi Guide,” a sound universal design support system developed by YAMAHA in collaboration with NICT, being awarded the Cabinet Office Extraordinary Minister Commendation Excellence Award of “ 2016 barrier-free universal design promotion distinguished service award,” was published in The Dempa Shimbun Daily.
MediaDec 13, 2016 Articles about demonstration experiments using “VoiceTra” which are planned to take place in elementary and junior high schools in Oyama City, were published in The Yomiuri Shimbun and The Shimotsuke Shimbun.
MediaDec 11, 2016 An article on multilingual speech translation application “VoiceTra” was published in THE KOGANEI SHIMBUN.
MediaDec 2, 2016 An article on multilingual speech translation technologies was published in The Nikkei.