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More restaurants becoming smoke-free

December 13, 2017

Tokyo- An increasing number of major Japanese restaurant chain operators are making their outlets completely smoke-free ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games. The Japanese and Tokyo metropolitan governments are slated to tighten measures against passive smoking to

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Honda in action

December 13, 2017

AL-AIN- FC Pachuca’s midfielder Keisuke Honda of Japan (top) fights for the ball against Gremio FBPA’s midfielder Michel of Brazil during the first semi-final of the FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 between Gremio FBPA and CF Pachuca at the

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Taiwan Japan Culture

December 13, 2017

TAIWAN- Taiwan women pose for photographs after performing a Japanese dance at a community event in Taipei, Taiwan, Tuesday, 12 December 2017. Taiwan was a Japanese colony from 1895-1945, so Taiwan’s culture and lifestyle have been influenced by Japanese culture.

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Kazuo Ishiguro awarded with Nobel Prize in literature

December 11, 2017

London- Japanese-born British author Kazuo Ishiguro received the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature at an award ceremony in Stockholm on Sunday. Ishiguro, 63, was introduced by Sara Danius, permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, and awarded with the prize medal

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Taiwan Ueshima Coffee Lounge

December 9, 2017

TAIWAN- Customers drink coffee, read and write in an outlet of the Ueshima Coffee Lounge in Taipei, Taiwan, Friday, 08 December 2017. Taiwan’s coffee culture dates back to the 1895-1945 Japanese occupation when Japanese colonialists began growing coffee in Taiwan.

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ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final 2017

December 8, 2017

TOKYO- Nathan Chen (center) of the USA poses with his gold medal during the medal ceremony after winning the men’s competition of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final 2017 in Nagoya, central Japan, 08 December 2017. Chen won

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Toyota Ha:mo (Harmonious Mobility)

December 8, 2017

THAILAND- Thai students drive electric vehicles, Toyota Ha:mo, a car sharing system at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand, 08 December 2017. A joint project between the Japanese automaker and a Thai university to implement Ha:mo, an ultra compact electric vehicle

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Nobel Prize Award Ceremony

December 8, 2017

SWEDEN- This file photo taken on December 10, 2016 shows Nobel Prize laureates in Physics (left-right) Great Britain’s David J Thouless, Great Britain’s David J Thouless and Great Britain’s John Michael Kosterlitz, in Chemistry (left-right) France’s Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Great Britain’s

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