Legoland Discovery Center Tokyo reopens

Legoland Discovery Center Tokyo reopens

Legoland Discovery Center Tokyo resumes operation as restrictions on people movement have been eased amid a state of eme...

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State of emergency in Japan extended and expanded

State of emergency in Japan extended and expanded

Japan extends the state of emergency over the coronavirus in Tokyo and three other prefectures until the end of May and ...

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Empress Masako raises silkworms at Imperial Palace

Empress Masako raises silkworms at Imperial Palace

Japan's Empress Masako engages in imperial sericulture tradition.

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Golfer Matsuyama receives Prime Minister's Award

Golfer Matsuyama receives Prime Minister's Award

Golfer Matsuyama Hideki, who won the Masters tournament earlier in April, receives the Prime Minister’s Award from Japan...

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Japan extends crowd restrictions until end of June

Japan extends crowd restrictions until end of June

The Japanese government decides to extend crowd restrictions at large-scale events throughout the country for two months...

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Shuri Castle on display at miniature theme park in Nikko

Shuri Castle on display at miniature theme park in Nikko

A miniature reproduction of Okinawa’s Shuri Castle that got burned down in 2019 is on display at Tobu World Square in Ni...

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Muji brand drinks to switch from plastic to aluminum bottles

Muji brand drinks to switch from plastic to aluminum bottles

Ryohin Keikaku says it will switch from plastic to aluminum bottles for Muji brand beverages.

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Autonomous robot delivers goods to office workers

Autonomous robot delivers goods to office workers

SoftBank tests delivery by autonomous robot "Rice" in its headquarters.

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Chat robot to cater to stay home needs

Chat robot to cater to stay home needs

Japanese IT company Mixi unveils a palm-sized robot that could cater to stay-home needs.

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100 days to go until Tokyo Olympics

100 days to go until Tokyo Olympics

Commemorative events take place in Tokyo to mark 100 days to go until the postponed Olympics begin in the Japanese capit...

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