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New Harajuku Station Building Shown To Press

New Harajuku Station Building Shown To Press (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
TOKYO (Jiji Press) — East Japan Railway Co. (JR East) showed the press the Yamanote Line’s new Harajuku Station building and platform Wednesday.
The station in Tokyo stands near Ta...

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Japanese Nationals Evacuated From Wuhan Describe Fear In Virus Epicenter

Japanese Nationals Evacuated From Wuhan Describe Fear In Virus Epicenter (ニュース)
JAPAN TIMES
 
TOKYO/WUHAN, CHINA – A charter jet evacuating the first group of Japanese nationals from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the center of a deadly virus outbreak, arrived in Tokyo on Wednesda...

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Mcdonald’s Japan To Release Its First Ever Rice Bun Burgers

Mcdonald’s Japan To Release Its First Ever Rice Bun Burgers (仕事)
JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO - With lobster mayo nugget sauce, purple potato and chocolate sauce fries, and even the strangely named Adult Cream Pies, McDonald's Japan's seasonal offerings never come to a s...

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Two More Found Infected With Coronavirus In Japan

Two More Found Infected With Coronavirus In Japan (ニュース)
NHK WORLD
 
Japan's health ministry says two more people have been infected with the new coronavirus in Japan.
It says one of them is a man in his 60s in Nara Prefecture who has no record of stayin...

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Japan Confirms Virus In Man Who Had Not Been To China

Japan Confirms Virus In Man Who Had Not Been To China (ニュース)
JAKARTA POST
 
Japanese authorities said Tuesday a man with no recent travel to China has contracted the novel strain of coronavirus -- apparently after driving tourists visiting from Wuhan, where ...

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Japanese Chef Wins First Ever Three-Star Rating In France

Japanese Chef Wins First Ever Three-Star Rating In France (ニュース)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
PARIS (Reuters) — The French edition of the Michelin Guide, the bible of gastronomy, for the first time in its history awarded the highest rating of three stars to a Japanese-born ...

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'Death Note' Returns With First New Manga Content In 12 Years

'Death Note' Returns With First New Manga Content In 12 Years (ニュース)
JAPAN TODAY
 
TOKYO - "Death Note" has gone through a lot of different incarnations on its way to becoming one of the most successful Japanese entertainment franchises of the modern era. The anime ...

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Japan Mourns Kobe Bryant, The Man Who Helped Put Kobe Beef On The Global Map

Japan Mourns Kobe Bryant, The Man Who Helped Put Kobe Beef On The Global Map (ニュース)
WASHINGTON POST
 
TOKYO — Kobe beef has long been a famous delicacy in Japan, but one man did more than most to put it on the global map.
“Mr. Kobe Bryant was named after Kobe beef after his father...

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Kusatsu Onsen

Kusatsu Onsen (観光)
GAIJINPOT TRAVEL
 
Bathe like royalty and experience the local longtime tradition of yumomi.
The healing power of Kusatsu Onsen is so treasured that Japan’s first, eighth and 10th shoguns had its t...

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Masks Out As Japan, S. Korea Report New Cases

Masks Out As Japan, S. Korea Report New Cases (ニュース)
STRAITS TIMES
 
 
An uneasy calm has settled in Japan and South Korea, which each confirmed one new Wuhan coronavirus case yesterday, with many members of the public not taking any chances by weari...

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Japan Arrests Ex-Softbank Employee Suspected Of Spying For Russia

Japan Arrests Ex-Softbank Employee Suspected Of Spying For Russia (仕事)
CHANNEL NEWS ASIA
 
Japanese police have arrested a former SoftBank employee for allegedly stealing proprietary information from the telecom giant and giving it to Russian officials, police and med...

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Anxiety About Wuhan's Isolation Mounting Among Japanese Firms

Anxiety About Wuhan's Isolation Mounting Among Japanese Firms (仕事)
JAPAN TODAY
 
BEIJING - As public transportation services have been suspended in Wuhan, anxiety is mounting among Japanese people that their colleagues may be isolated in the central Chinese city, ...

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Softbank-Backed Cloudminds Slashes Workforce

Softbank-Backed Cloudminds Slashes Workforce (仕事)
THE JAPAN NEWS
 
TOKYO (Reuters) — SoftBank-backed cloud robotics and artificial intelligence start-up CloudMinds is slashing its global workforce as it burns through cash after repeated attempts t...

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Japan Postman 'Could Not Be Bothered' To Deliver 24,000 Items

Japan Postman 'Could Not Be Bothered' To Deliver 24,000 Items (ニュース)
BBC NEWS
 
Japanese police have announced an investigation into a former postman who kept tens of thousands of undelivered items at his home.
Authorities found about 24,000 pieces of mail at the ma...

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Japan Confirms 4th Coronavirus Case

Japan Confirms 4th Coronavirus Case (ニュース)
NHK
 
Japan's health ministry says it has confirmed the country's fourth case of the new coronavirus.
The ministry said on Sunday that the patient is a male tourist in his 40s from the Chinese city...

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