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BOJ opens Facebook account

December 29, 2017

Tokyo- The Bank of Japan has opened a Facebook account in an effort to strengthen its online public relations activities, informed sources told Jiji Press on Thursday. As a trial run that began late this month, the Facebook page offers

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Shiba Inu dog displayed to celebrate the upcoming “Year of the Dog”

December 29, 2017

Tokyo- This overhead view shows visitors looking at an image of a Shiba Inu dog displayed to celebrate the upcoming “Year of the Dog” from the Chinese zodiac, at the Hitachi Seaside Park in Hitachinaka, Ibaraki prefecture, some 100 kilometres

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Japan year-end shoppers

December 28, 2017

Tokyo- Year-end shoppers visit shops selling fresh and dried seafood outside Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo on Thursday, December 28, 2017. People visited the shops to purchase food and supplies in preparation to celebrate New Year’s Day, one of the

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“Mortar” at the Robo Cafe

December 28, 2017

Hanoi- This picture taken on December 11, 2017 shows a robot named “Mortar” delivering drinks to customers at the Robo Cafe, the first establishment to use a robot in Hanoi. The inspiration for the spaceship-themed cafe, which opened recently in

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Year of the Dog decor in Department store

December 27, 2017

Tokyo- Pedestrians walk past a department store window decorated for next year’s “Year of the Dog” from the Chinese zodiac at the Ginza shopping district in Tokyo on December 27, 2017. Japan has started the new year holiday period, one

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Manga introducing work of firefighters to be created

December 27, 2017

Tokyo- Japan’s Fire and Disaster Management Agency will create in fiscal 2018 an educational material including manga for elementary school children to learn about the job of firefighters, informed sources have said. The agency plans to make 100,000 copies for

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Christmas 2017 in Japan

December 26, 2017

It’s a merry Christmas celebration in Japan as lots of Santa Claus were seen everywhere in the country to celebrate the festive season About 1,000 people attended “Tokyo Santa Run” in Chiba last Saturday. The Christmas charity event was held

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Dog Chinese Zodiac sign

December 26, 2017

Yokohama- 13-year-old sea lion Chen writes the Chinese character for “dog”, which is next year’s Chinese zodiac sign, during a press preview at Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise in Yokohama on Tuesday, December 26, 2017. The sea lion will perform twice

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