Site Policy

About the copyright

The rights related to all the contents including the images, illustrations, videos and documentations disclosed on this website (collectively, “Contents”) pertain to the Foundation or to the authors. Personal reproduction of the Contents beyond the scope permitted by applicable laws is prohibited.
It is also prohibited to reproduce, alter, reprint, sell or publish the Contents without obtaining the Foundation or the author, and other acts in violation of the laws including the Copyright Act.

About links to this website

Linking to this website is basically free. You do not need to contact us before linking. Please note, however, that URLs other than the Top Page ( may be changed without prior notice.

Recommended environment

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Operating environment

We recommend the following settings for your browser as the operation environment:

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This website is designed to operate correctly with the following systems and web browsers:

Supported OS

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Recommended browsers

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  • (1)The Foundation conducts thorough review and checking before publishing information on this website, but does not warrant the accuracy, utility, certainty, security and fitness to special purpose of the contents at all. The Foundation shall not be liable for any damage arising out of or in connection with the use of the Contents and services of this website.
  • (2) The Foundation may change or discontinue the structure, terms of use, URL and the Contents of this website without prior notice, or may suspend or discontinue the operation of this website without prior notice. In no event the Foundation shall be liable for any damage caused due to such change, suspension or discontinuation of the operation of this website.
  • (3)The contents of third parties’ websites linked from or to this website (“Linked Websites”) are administered at the responsibility of their respective websites, i.e. they are not under administration by the Foundation. It does not mean that Linked Websites have special relationship including association between this website and Linked Websites. The Foundation shall not be liable for any damage caused due to use of Linked Websites.

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