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NASA employee stays grounded with weekly cycling tours
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Georgian envoy serves as bridge between 2 homelands
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ACCJ president Jenifer Rogers promotes women’s advancement in the Japanese business world
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Attitudes on death fascinate Czech scholar Gohori, who studies Buddhist social work in Japan
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Guardian of cosmopolitan Tokyo community
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New ambassador enjoys exploring Tokyo on foot
verything is new and interesting for Turkish Ambassador to Japan Korkut Gungen, who came to Japan fo...
June 5, 2021
Univ. president teaches how to live outside the box
When Oussouby Sacko first came to Japan in 1991 to further his studies in architecture, he did not i...
May 22, 2021
The young Swede rewriting the book on green tea
t’s about time for the first harvest of Japanese green tea across the nation. For one young Swede, s...
May 9, 2021
Searching for peak experiences every weekend
Snow-covered mountain peaks, colorful highland flowers and mushrooms in various shapes and textures ...
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Indian-born politician drives for unity in diversity of Tokyo ward
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