By Chisato Tanaka Japan Times Posted on September 20, 2018
A spacious Tokyo English-education facility opened Sept. 6 to allow children to immerse themselves in language through simulated daily experiences as part of efforts to beef up Japan’s communication abilities ahead of the Olympics.
By Sakura Murakami Japan Times Posted on September 6, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:10 pm
The Katsura Imperial Villa, or Katsura-Rikyu, located in Kyoto and originally built as a holiday home for the Imperial family, will open its doors to more visitors beginning Nov. 1, the Imperial Household Agency announced.
By Takayuki Matsumoto Japan News/Yomiuri on August 30, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:12 pm
By Takayuki Matsumoto Japan News/Yomiuri Posted on August 30, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:12 pm
If you look closely at one of the wasabi graters produced by Yamamoto Shokuhin Co., you will find the surface is covered with a repeating series of the three hiragana characters that make up “wasabi.”
Japan News-Yomiuri on August 23, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:14 pm
Japan News-Yomiuri Posted on August 23, 2018 • Updated on September 18, 2018 at 7:14 pm
A large statue in front of an educational facility in Fukushima has sparked a wave of criticism, with local residents angered by its depiction of a child wearing what looks like a suit to protect against nuclear radiation.