Indonesian trainees to remain in central Japan despite post-quake confusion

Indonesian trainees to remain in central Japan despite post-quake confusion

Indonesian technical intern trainees are determined to stay in Japan despite confusion after a powerful earthquake hit t...

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Japan's elite air troop test pilots in the making

Japan's elite air troop test pilots in the making

Select members of Japan's Air Self-Defense Force undergo grueling training to become elite test pilots.

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Sustainable tires installed on buses in Tokyo

Sustainable tires installed on buses in Tokyo

A trading house, bus operator and tire company are working on efforts to introduce sustainable tires for buses to addres...

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New bakeries opening in Tokyo amid soaring wheat prices

New bakeries opening in Tokyo amid soaring wheat prices

New bakeries are opening in Tokyo, keeping the industry thriving amid soaring wheat prices.

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Japan to spread 'mido' road of gastronomy around the world

Japan to spread 'mido' road of gastronomy around the world

Japanese chefs are hoping to spread the spirit of "mido," which means road of gastronomy, around the world while working...

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The making of a summer festival in western Japan

The making of a summer festival in western Japan

A behind-the-scenes look at how participants prepare for Osaka's Tenjin Festival, one of the three largest festivals in ...

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Stores offering unlikely collaborations to woo customers

Stores offering unlikely collaborations to woo customers

Business operators in Matsue, Shimane Prefecture in western Japan, are thinking of unlikely collaborations in a bid to a...

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2nd-generation A-bomb survivor takes over late mother's mission

2nd-generation A-bomb survivor takes over late mother's mission

Second-generation atomic-bomb survivor Yamamoto Midori takes over her late mother's recently found mission of handing do...

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Japan's alcoholic beverage makers eyeing global market through New York

Japan's alcoholic beverage makers eyeing global market through New York

Japan's alcoholic beverage makers are promoting their products in New York in a bid to expand their share in the global ...

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A-bomb survivor in Canada continues quest for nuke-free world

A-bomb survivor in Canada continues quest for nuke-free world

A survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima who lives in Canada continues her quest for a world free of nuclear weapon...

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