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Movies Advertisement

June 27, 2019

A child plays next to a movies advertisement where the Spirited Away movie (R) is seen among others, in a cinema, in Beijing, China, 27 June 2019. Spirited Away, the Japanese animation, sets China box office record for a Japanese


Australia Entertainment

June 26, 2019

Suzuki (L) and Cio-Cio-San during a dress rehearsal of Opera Australia’s ‘Madama Butterfly’ at the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 25 June 2019 (issued 26 June 2019). Opera Australia’s 2019 digital season will open with choreographer


Seven-Eleven Japan to Use Bioplastics for Rice Ball Packaging

June 24, 2019

Tokyo- Major Japanese convenience store chain Seven-Eleven Japan Co. plans to use environmentally friendly biomass plastic packaging for all “onigiri” rice balls sold at its outlets, company officials said Monday. In a shift to biomass plastics, which contain plant-derived materials,


“Takamikura” Throne to Be Shown to Public in Tokyo, Kyoto

June 20, 2019

Tokyo- Japan will put the “Takamikura” throne on public display in Tokyo and Kyoto after a ceremony on Oct. 22 to proclaim Emperor to Naruhito’s enrollment, a government committee said Thursday. Takamikura for the Emperor 22 to 25 and from


Japanese fathers spend more time playing with kids: Survey

June 17, 2019

Tokyo–About half of all parents in Japan raising children think that today’s young fathers spend more time playing with their kids than their own fathers did, according to a survey by a Japanese educational toy maker. Although the survey revealed


Japanese chef Taichi Megurikami

June 17, 2019

Japanese chef Taichi Megurikami, of the Parisian One Michelin star L’Abysse restaurant, prepares sushi to be enjoy with Champagne at the Maison Leclerc-Briant in Epernay, eastern France on June 14, 2019. – The city of Epernay, aware of the importance


Many foreigners wishing to become ninja in Japan

June 16, 2019

Nagoya–A group of people disguised as ninja to promote tourism in the central Japan prefecture of Aichi has enjoyed a large number of applicants from overseas. Of the 20 applicants for a position that became available in the team this


Japan weather

June 15, 2019

TOPSHOT – People walk with umbrellas to shelter from the rain in Tokyo’s Yurakucho district on June 15, 2019. (Photo by CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP) Jiji Press