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Swarovski-Adorned Baby Stroller Rolled Out in Japan

September 21, 2018

Tokyo- Japanese baby goods maker Combi Corp. on Thursday released online an expensive baby stroller adorned with 7,518 crystals from Austria’s Swarovski. The Swarovski crystals are decorated on the canopy and the wheels of the stroller, which is the most

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Tokyo Game Show 2018 Kicks Off; Esports in Spotlight

September 20, 2018

Chiba- Tokyo Game Show 2018 started at the Makuhari Messe convention center in Chiba, east of Tokyo, on Thursday for a four-day run, amid growing interest in esports video game competitions. The show, one of the world’s largest game exhibitions,

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Original PlayStation to Be Revived in December

September 20, 2018

Tokyo- Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. said Wednesday that it will launch a miniature version of its original PlayStation game console in a limited quantity in Japan, North America and Europe on Dec. 3. The original PlayStation, launched in Japan in

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Sake for Supporting Disaster Areas Unveiled at Tokyo Event

September 19, 2018

Tokyo- “Kizunamai,” a sake product made from rice from all 47 prefectures in Japan with the aim of aiding disaster-hit areas and revitalizing local economies, was unveiled at an event in Tokyo on Wednesday. The sake was made as one

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Japan to Open Cafe near Akasaka Palace

September 19, 2018

Tokyo- The Cabinet Office said Tuesday that it will build a facility with a cafe in a park near the Akasaka Palace, Japan’s state guest house, in Tokyo’s Minato Ward. The planned move comes as the palace, a popular tourist

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3 Japanese-Filipino medalists in the 18th Asian Games awarded with Ambassador’s Commendation

September 18, 2018

Three Japanese-Filipino members of the Philippine team—Yuka Saso,  Kiyomi Watanabe, and Junna Tsukii—won medals at the recent 18th Asian Games in Jakarta-Palembang, Indonesia. In recognition of their achievements at the Asian Games and their contributions to the promotion of mutual understanding

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Japan’s Maezawa to Be SpaceX’s 1st Moon Rocket Customer

September 18, 2018

Hawthorne, California- Japanese businessman Yusaku Maezawa will be the first customer to fly around the moon aboard BFR, a large rocket being developed by Space Exploration Technologies Corp. of the United States, the company, known as SpaceX, said Monday. The

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Veteran Actress Kirin Kiki Dies at 75

September 17, 2018

Tokyo- Kirin Kiki, a Japanese television and film actress known for her unique performances, died at her home in Tokyo on Saturday. She was 75. Kiki, a Tokyo native whose real name was Keiko Uchida, disclosed five years ago that

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