Japan

The International Paralympic Committee has unveiled Japanese sportswear manufacturer Asics as an official supplier.

Japanese baseball equipment manufacturer SSK has agreed a supplier partnership for a host of events organised by the World Baseball Softball Confederation.

Sports apparel company Canterbury has agreed a supplier partnership with World Rugby for next year’s World Cup in Japan.

Japanese design and construction firm Nomura has been unveiled as the latest official supporter of the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Global healthcare company Abbott has renewed its title sponsorship of the World Marathon Majors group.

Japanese real estate company Mitsubishi Real Estate has agreed a deal to sponsor the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Japanese food production company Marudai has agreed a deal to sponsor the 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has renewed its partnership with Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) and agreed a new deal with Japanese sportswear manufacturer Asics.

Japanese consumer electronics company JVCKenwood has entered into a partnership with the MotoGP motorcycling championship.

Japanese print company Toppan Printing has agreed to become an official supplier of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, which will take place in the Asian country.

German sportswear manufacturer Adidas has renewed its apparel partnership with the USA Golf national governing body.

Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical has signed up as an official partner of the 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games, which will be held in Tokyo, Japan.

MotoGP World Championship motorcycling team Yamaha Factory Racing has extended its sponsorship deal with motorcycle parts and accessories supplier RCB.

The organising committee for the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games has agreed a sponsorship deal with multinational human resources company Pasona.

Japanese newspaper groups The Sankei Shimbun and The Hokkaido Shimbun Press have been unveiled as the first official supporters of the 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games, which will be held in Tokyo.

Taisho Pharmaceutical has agreed a deal to become an official sponsor of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, which will take place in Japan.

Japanese household insecticide company Earth Chemical has agreed a deal to sponsor the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.