Four foreign films nominated for the TAAF award in Tokyo

Films from Russia, France, Germany and Romania were nominated for the Animation category in Japan…

Ghibli Museum closes in Tokyo due to coronavirus

With 770 cases of coronavirus in Japan, including 634 from the Diamond Princess cruise docked in Yokohama,…

CDC issues low-level alert for travel to Japan

In the United States, the CDC said in a note on its website that it had put Japan…

Electric bicycles gain popularity in Japan

The number of electric bicycles sold in Japan has increased in recent years, reflecting a strong…

Tokyo registers 8 new cases of coronavirus infection

Eight more Tokyo residents were infected with the coronavirus on February 15, said the…

Group fights for legalization of same-sex unions in Tokyo

Denied the right to marry the partner of their choice, a trans person for the first…

Tokyo to receive subsidies to recycle plastic waste, official says

Tokyo municipalities that refrain from burning plastic waste and recycling it will receive subsidies from…

Noriyuki Makihara, is arrested again for possession of drugs

On February 13, the police arrested pop singer and songwriter Noriyuki Makihara on suspicion ...

Giant Olympic rings appear on the edge of Odaiba

The Odaiba waterfront has many attractions for visitors from Japan and abroad, including…

Olympics: Tickets Revealed in Traditional Japanese Colors

Organizers of the Tokyo Olympics and 2020 Paralympics released Wednesday the ticket designs…

Artistic posters of the Olympic Games are displayed at Tokyo Museum

Official posters of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic Games 2020, designed by notable artists in the…

Second Paralympics Ticket Lottery Starts on January 15

The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games announced on Tuesday that…

Olympic Ceremony Supervisor Resigns Harassment in Tokyo

An employee of Japan's largest advertising agency, Dentsu Group, who was helping design…

Prosecutors raid Ghosn attorney Tokyo office

Tokyo prosecutors stormed a Japanese law firm on Wednesday where the former president of Tokyo…

Man found dead outside Shinjuku Station in Tokyo

Tokyo Shinjuku Station is the busiest train hub, not only in Tokyo, but…

Simple Japanese may be the key to multicultural inclusion in Japan.

With Japan hosting a growing number of foreign visitors and residents, the common Japanese is…

Tokyo stock market drops by more than 500 points

Stock prices plummeted on the first trading day in 2020 on the Tokyo Stock Exchange,…

Tuna sells for $ 1.79 million at auction in Japan

Kiyomura Corp., which operates the sushi chain Sushizanmai, has made an offer of 193,2 million…

Contamination by harmful chemicals found near Yokota base

High levels of harmful organic chemicals were detected in a well near the Base…

Chinese government aims to prevent housing bubble caused by Olympics

Tokyo's housing market has been growing in recent years before the Olympic and Paralympic Games…

Former Japanese minister denies receiving bribe from Chinese company

Former Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya denied on Saturday he had received about 1…