Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) first entered the Asia market when launching in Singapore in September 2012. Now it is launching in Japan. This takes Yelp to 26 countries worldwide. Yelp is going to initially focus its efforts on Tokyo and Osaka and then expand outwards from there. The Yelp Japan website is yelp.co.jp. Yelp’s mobile apps also support Japanese.