JASO Member News & Update

Has your business had to adapt significantly to Covid-19? Are you running promotions, making covid-related products, or just doing things differently? Would you like us to tell the 2,000 people in our database, and the
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June Webinar Series on Innovation with JETRO

JETRO presents a 4-week series with Japanese presenters working in Silicon Valley, talking about What’s Next in Innovation. All events in Japanese language. Events on June 3, 10, 18, and 25. Flyer attached below.

May 19, JPMorgan Chase Webinar – 2020 World Economy & Market Outlook

Join us with JASO Member JPMorgan Chase as Tohru Sasaki from JPMorgan in Tokyo takes us through an economic outlook from Japan’s perspective. This event is free of charge, and held in the Japanese language.
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Private Japanese Classes Now Available

JASO is now able to offer private one-on-one Japanese language classes, personalized to your needs. Each class is 60 minutes long, and you can choose when, for what purpose, and how often to study. All
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PPP Guidance for Japanese Companies

“kochira” link is here.“Our Insight” link is here.

Oregon Department of Justice speaks out against bias

Covid-19 has changed all our lives irrevocably. Through job losses and stay-at-home orders, sickness and anxiety, none of us can claim to know what our future holds. At these times rather than look outwards, we
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2020 Spring Term Online Japanese Classes for Business Purposes

Classes start the week of April 27 and we’re hosting small groups from 4-7 students. The Spring Term starts with one 30-minute class to ensure connectivity, then 8 weeks of 75-minute classes. Because of the
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JOB VACANCY, Bilingual Japanese-English Risk Analyst

Role Title: Bilingual Japanese – English Risk Analyst Starting salary: $45,000-$50,000.00 Location: Portland, OR (with the option to work from home after training) Role Purpose: Analyze assigned merchants, assess associated risk, and convey merchant analysis in an actionable note
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Welcome to the Japan-America Society of Oregon

JASO (ja-zo) is a member-based, volunteer-driven, non-profit organization consisting of corporations and individuals in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

JASO was established in 1907, and is the 3rd oldest Japan America Society in the US.

Our mission is to develop business and community by strengthening the US-Japan relationship. If you are an organization or an individual, and you are passionate about the importance of the US-Japan relationship, we invite you to join us and get involved today!

Featured Members:





Shokookai of Portland