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Shinjiro Koizumi Named One of 20 Faces in 2020 by U.K. Paper

January 5, 2020

London- The Times has selected Japanese Environment Minister Shinjiro Koizumi as one of the “Twenty faces to look out for in 2020.” There are two opposite views of Koizumi–either he is a hereditary political aristocrat with a pretty face but

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Japan Beefing Up Night Tourism for Foreign Visitors

January 5, 2020

Tokyo- The Japan Tourism Agency and municipalities in Tokyo are working to beef up night tourism attractions for visitors from abroad in the run-up to the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics this summer. In a survey of 10,000 foreign visitors conducted

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Newly Opened Station Building at Shibuya Station

January 3, 2020

Tokyo Metro Co. President Akiyoshi Yamamura, fourth right, cuts the tape during a ceremony to mark the opening of the new Shibuya Station on the Ginza Line in Tokyo, Japan, Friday, Jan. 3, 2020. Tokyo Metro opened new Shibuya Station

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Japan Monarchy New Year’s Public Appearance

January 2, 2020

Japan’s former Empress Michiko, former Emperor Akihito, his son and current Japanese Emperor Naruhito, and Empress Masako (L-R) greet well-wishers through a bullet-proof glass from a balcony during their New Year’s public appearance at the Imperial Palace in central Tokyo,

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People Offer New Year Prayers

January 1, 2020

People visit Kanda Myojin Shrine to offer New Year prayers in Tokyo on January 1, 2020. – Millions of Japanese people will visit shrines and temples across the country during the first three days of the new year to pray

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People Gather for New Year’s Countdown Event in Shibuya

January 1, 2020

The scramble crossing near Shibuya Station is filled with people during a New Year’s countdown event in the Shibuya entertainment district in Tokyo, Japan, in the small hours of Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. Current Events-Jiji Press

Japanese Belief

December 31, 2019

Shinto priests leave the inner shrine after concluding a ritual to mark the end of the year and prepare for the new one at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan, 31 December 2019. About three million people visit the shrine during

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Tokyo stock closed at 23,656.62

December 30, 2019

Japanese Kyogen stage actor Mansai Nomura (C) poses with a wooden hammer to ring the closing bell of the final trading session of the year 2019 at Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo, Japan, 30 December 2019. Tokyo stock closed at

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