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Tokyo Chief Public Prosecutor Hands In Resignation Over Gambling Scandal

Tokyo Chief Public Prosecutor Hands In Resignation Over Gambling Scandal (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
Hiromu Kurokawa, superintending prosecutor of the Tokyo High Public Prosecutors Office submitted his resignation Thursday, following a report in a weekly magazine that he was playi...

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Japan To Ease State Of Emergency In Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo Prefectures

Japan To Ease State Of Emergency In Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo Prefectures (ニュース)
JAPAN TODAY
 
 
TOKYO - The Japanese government decided Thursday to lift a state of emergency declared over the novel coronavirus in the western prefectures of Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo, as experts ju...

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Mount Mitake

Mount Mitake (観光)
GAIJIN POT TRAVEL
 
A holy mountain with temple stays near Tokyo.
Mount Mitake is located within the expansive Chichibu Tama Kai National Park, about two hours from central Tokyo. Although overshad...

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Cafe Halcyon

Cafe Halcyon (観光)
JAPAN TRAVEL
Vegan Crepes, Sandwiches, And More In Okinawa
Crepes are a favorite dessert across Japan, but since the typical ingredients for crepe batter include eggs and milk it rules them out for...

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Business Almost As Usual Amid Japan Virus Actions

Business Almost As Usual Amid Japan Virus Actions (仕事)
ABC NEWS
 
TOKYO -- The popular “scramble” intersection in Tokyo’s downtown Shibuya district looks uncrowded, but eateries and pubs on backstreets are busy. Meanwhile, narrow suburban shopping stre...

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Japan's Bullet Trains Begin Asking Passengers With Large Bags To Reserve Luggage Space

Japan's Bullet Trains Begin Asking Passengers With Large Bags To Reserve Luggage Space (仕事)
JAPAN TIMES
 
The step has been introduced on the Tokaido, Sanyo and Kyushu shinkansen linesNew rules requiring passengers to reserve space free of charge for their extra-large luggage on some shin...

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Japanese Self-Pleasuring Aid Tenga Releases Series Of Video Chat Backgrounds

Japanese Self-Pleasuring Aid Tenga Releases Series Of Video Chat Backgrounds (ニュース)
SORA NEWS
 
Now you can hide your home while broadcasting your love of Japan’s most popular self-love device.
With online conferences becoming an increasingly common part of the work-from-home work...

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Japan Will Launch Its Last HTV Cargo Ship To The Space Station Today

Japan Will Launch Its Last HTV Cargo Ship To The Space Station Today (ニュース)
SPACE.COM
 
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) will launch the last of its robotic cargo ship fleet today (May 20) to resupply the International Space Station and you can watch it live o...

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Japan Launches Space Unit Under ASDF

Japan Launches Space Unit Under ASDF (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
The Space Operations Squadron, the first space unit of the Self-Defense Forces, was launched Monday.
The unit, which has been set up at the Air Self-Defense Force’s Fuchu base in F...

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Mt Fuji To Be Closed To All Climbers In Summer Due To Pandemic

Mt Fuji To Be Closed To All Climbers In Summer Due To Pandemic (ニュース)
JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO - Japan's beloved Mount Fuji will be closed during this year's summer climbing season to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, officials said Monday.
Shizuoka Prefecture, h...

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Japan Business Chief Warns Of Radical Labour Market Shake-Up

Japan Business Chief Warns Of Radical Labour Market Shake-Up (仕事)
FINANCIAL TIMES
 
The world’s post-coronavirus economic future could depend on mass career migration away from sectors such as retail, entertainment and travel, Japan’s most powerful business leade...

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Nomura Seeks New Growth From Private Equity, Private Debt And Startups

Nomura Seeks New Growth From Private Equity, Private Debt And Startups (仕事)
THE CHRONICLES HERALD
 
TOKYO (Reuters) - Nomura Holdings Inc. said on Tuesday it planned to beef up business with unlisted companies, including offering advice to startups, aiming to diversify rev...

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Japan Hotels Admonished For Denying Room To Gay Couple

Japan Hotels Admonished For Denying Room To Gay Couple (ニュース)
KYODO NEWS
 
Two hotels in a western Japanese city have been reprimanded after refusing to rent a room to a gay couple despite a law that bans turning away guests because of sexual orientation or g...

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Japan Faces Question Of When And How To Reopen Borders

Japan Faces Question Of When And How To Reopen Borders (ニュース)
JAPAN TIMES
 
Neighboring countries such as China and South Korea are calling for an easing of entry restrictions
Japan is facing the difficult question of when and how to ease its coronavirus-indu...

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Fuji Shibazakura Festival

Fuji Shibazakura Festival (観光)
JAPAN TRAVEL
Moss Phlox Festival at Mt. Fuji
Venue: Fuji Motosuko Resort When: Apr 11 - May 31st 2020, 8:00am - 5:00pm
The Fuji Shibazakura Festival occurs between April - May every year, celebrati...

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