"Same Surname" a threat to business - Japan Business Federation

"Same Surname" a threat to business - Japan Business Federation

Keidanren Chairman Tokura Masakazu urges government to adopt law on separate surnames (Tokyo - June 2024)The Japanese Bu...

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Fire breaks out at Palace of Versailles

Fire breaks out at Palace of Versailles

Tourists were temporarily evacuated from the Palace of Versailles in France on June 11, after a fire broke out in a sect...

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Japan esports Union joins Japanese Olympic Committee

Japan esports Union joins Japanese Olympic Committee

The Japan esports Union, which includes game manufacturers and others, has decided to become an associate member of the ...

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Emperor Naruhito meets with Crown Prince of Luxembourg

Emperor Naruhito meets with Crown Prince of Luxembourg

Emperor Naruhito met with Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg at the Imperial Palace on June 10 for the first time in 10 year...

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Emperor and Empress attend 80th Japan Art Academy Prize ceremony

Emperor and Empress attend 80th Japan Art Academy Prize ceremony

Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako attended the 80th Japan Art Academy Prize ceremony on June 10. This year’s Japan Art...

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T-rex races held in Toyama, central Japan

T-rex races held in Toyama, central Japan

People dressed in dinosaur costumes raced their hearts out in central Japan on June 8.About 350 people took part in tyra...

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People flock to new railway-themed Garden Park north of Tokyo

People flock to new railway-themed Garden Park north of Tokyo

People flocked to the newly opened Garden Park in Tsurugashima City, Saitama Prefecture north of Tokyo on June 9. The tr...

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Imperial Family attends Vienna Boys' Choir concert

Imperial Family attends Vienna Boys' Choir concert

Emperor Naruhito, Empress Masako and their daughter, Princess Aiko, attended on June 7 a concert by the Vienna Boys' Cho...

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Princess Kako meets with US cherry blossom queen

Princess Kako meets with US cherry blossom queen

Japan's Princess Kako met with the 2024 US cherry blossom queen in Tokyo on June 6. The meeting took place at the Akasa...

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Princess Kako attends children's book award ceremony

Princess Kako attends children's book award ceremony

Princess Kako of Akishino, second daughter of Crown Prince Fumihito, attended on June 5 a children’s book award ceremon...

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