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Japan Counts The Many Costs Of The Delayed Olympics

Japan Counts The Many Costs Of The Delayed Olympics (仕事)
BUSINESS LIVE
 
The bill for a one-year postponement is expected to be $6bn, and the disruption is like a ‘kick in the guts’
Tokyo — Japan’s Olympic delay has upended years of careful planning by o...

Event [31/3 17:58] More

Japanese Warship, China Fishing Boat Collide In East China Sea

Japanese Warship, China Fishing Boat Collide In East China Sea (ニュース)
AL JAZEERA
 
No casualties reported following the incident, which happened north of Japan-controlled islets that China also claims.
A Japanese destroyer collided with a Chinese fishing boat in the ...

Other [31/3 17:07] More

Japan Carefully Monitoring Growth In Virus Cases

Japan Carefully Monitoring Growth In Virus Cases (ニュース)
NHK
 
Japan will carefully explore the possibility of declaring a state of emergency over the coronavirus outbreak, with the growth in new cases and the economic implications in mind.
On Monday, a ...

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Saitama Governor: Avoid Travel to Tokyo

Saitama Governor: Avoid Travel to Tokyo (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
Saitama Gov. Motohiro Ono urged people to refrain from unnecessary travel to Tokyo from Monday, including entertainment districts, due to widespread infections with the new strain ...

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Japan Not Planning To Declare State Of Emergency But Will Expand Entry Bans

Japan Not Planning To Declare State Of Emergency But Will Expand Entry Bans (ニュース)
JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO - Japan has no plan to declare a state of emergency from April, its top government spokesman said on Monday, seeking to dispel mounting fears a recent spike in coronavirus cases...

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Japan And South Korea Tighten Borders As US Faces Up To 200,000 Covid-19 Deaths

Japan And South Korea Tighten Borders As US Faces Up To 200,000 Covid-19 Deaths (ニュース)
THE GUARDIAN
 
Governments ban entry to foreigners and announce quarantine measures as Donald Trump says keeping US deaths to 100,000 would be ‘very good’
Japan and South Korea are poised to tighte...

Other [30/3 20:14] More

Ginza Nishikawa Shokupan

Ginza Nishikawa Shokupan (観光)
JAPAN TRAVEL
Specialty Shop For Your Pillowy Loaf Of Bread 
Walking away from the bustling electric district of Akihabara, I chanced upon a shop that seemed out of place with its quiet elegance. Ou...

Gourmet [28/3 16:27] More

Stormy Year Ahead For Japan's Tourism Industry

Stormy Year Ahead For Japan's Tourism Industry (仕事)
JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO - Now that the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are postponed until next year, concerns are growing about whether small and midsize businesses in the tourism and service industrie...

Tourism [28/3 16:02] More

Less People Around Tokyo's Shibuya Station

Less People Around Tokyo's Shibuya Station (ニュース)
NHK WORLD
 
A request by Tokyo's governor that people stay home this weekend amid the coronavirus outbreak had shown some results on Saturday morning. Observers reported seeing fewer people than us...

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Japan To Bar Entry For Foreign Travelers, Including Indonesians

Japan To Bar Entry For Foreign Travelers, Including Indonesians (ニュース)
JAKARTA POST
 
Japan is set to bar entry to citizens of several countries, including Indonesia, wishing to travel to the country starting on Saturday, following a consistent increase in confirmed C...

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200,000 Consultations Provided To Virus-Hit Businesses

200,000 Consultations Provided To Virus-Hit Businesses (仕事)
JAPAN TIMES
 
Financial institutions in Japan provided 212,000 financing consultations between Feb. 1 and March 19 to businesses affected by the novel coronavirus outbreak, it was learned Thursday....

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Fujitsu Creates Business Integration Company To Focus On Japan

Fujitsu Creates Business Integration Company To Focus On Japan (仕事)
ZD NET
 
Fujitsu announced on Thursday it was creating a new business integration company that would focus on its domestic market, which will begin operating from July.
The new business, as yet unn...

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iri to Release New Album “Sparkle”

iri to Release New Album “Sparkle” (ニュース)
ARAMA JAPAN
 
On March 25, iri will release her fourth album, “Sparkle.” This album comes a little more than a year after her previous album “Shade.”
“Sparkle” includes contributions by a variety o...

Event [27/3 12:01] More

Gross Out Your Natto-Hating Friends With This Incredibly Realistic, Sticky-Looking Train Pass Case

Gross Out Your Natto-Hating Friends With This Incredibly Realistic, Sticky-Looking Train Pass Case (ニュース)
SORA NEWS
 
Or you’ll just make yourself hungry for natto and rice.
Where do you stand on the great natto debate?
The sticky, chewy, smelly fermented soy beans are generally loved by Japanese peopl...

Souvenir [27/3 11:19] More

Ginkakuji (Silver Pavilion)

Ginkakuji (Silver Pavilion) (観光)
GAIJINPOT TRAVEL
 
Walk The Philosopher's Path At This Kyoto Temple That Proves All That Glitters Truly Isn't Gold
 
The brother temple to Kyoto’s famous Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji), the Silver Pa...

Tourism [26/3 15:12] More

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