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Why Japanese Web Design Is So... Different

Why Japanese Web Design Is So... Different | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
In the mind's eye of many people Japan is a land of tranquil Zen gardens, serene temples, and exquisite tea ceremonies. Both traditional and contemporary Japanese architecture, books and magazines ...
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9 Ways Japan Can Better Tell Its Story to the World

9 Ways Japan Can Better Tell Its Story to the World | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
A media relations expert offers advice on how Japan could improve its public diplomacy storytelling.
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Happy from Harajuku Tokyo - Pharrell Williams #harajukuhappytimes - YouTube

Director and DOP:富田直樹(Smotion) Production Operation (Action direction) :柴崎卓郎 Production Operation (Sound direction):クロレッツクロカワリュー Production Operation (Idea o...
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really cool "Happy" Harajuku version
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NewSphere(ニュースフィア)|海外の反応を報道するニュースサイト

NewSphere(ニュースフィア)|海外の反応を報道するニュースサイト | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
海外の反応から日本の動向が読み解けるニュースサイト、NewSphere(ニュースフィア)。日本のニュースを、既存メディアとは別の視点から報道します。
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Journalists Fear Japan’s Proposed Secret Information Protection Act · Global Voices

Journalists Fear Japan’s Proposed Secret Information Protection Act · Global Voices | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
The cabinet of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe approved a bill [ja] on October 25, 2013 to impose tougher penalties on civil servants, lawmakers and others who leak national secrets and harm national security.
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Japan - Sharing Tomorrow

Japan - Sharing Tomorrow | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
Everywhere you look in Japan, things are happening. A country that has
been on the receiving end of financial crises and natural disasters is emerging as a stronger nation thanks to a new economic growth strategy.
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Third arrow, please

Third arrow, please | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
THE last time any politician dared to raise Japan’s unpopular consumption tax, people were beginning to use something called e-mail, the craze for Tamagotchi pets...
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Hopes for Renewal in Japan, but Also a Host of Challenges

Hopes for Renewal in Japan, but Also a Host of Challenges | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
The selection of Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics is seen as boosting the nation’s economy, but questions about the Fukushima nuclear meltdown are bound to linger.
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The crticle hinted me the ideas that more English written news-site, blog will emerge, then Learning English will be boomed as well. 

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Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy on 60 Minutes

Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy on 60 Minutes | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
After a year and half on the job, Amb. Caroline Kennedy has helped strengthen U.S.-Japan relations -- an alliance her father was keen to build
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Photos: Jumping Japanese businessmen show their daughters how to defy stereotypes

Photos: Jumping Japanese businessmen show their daughters how to defy stereotypes | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
Omg DAD.
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25 Things To Do in Tokyo, Japan (Watch This Before You Go) - YouTube

Get info about things to do, where to stay, and the best food to eat on your visit to Tokyo, Japan. Here's the guide: http://wp.me/psd9b-4EA Tokyo (東京), Japa...
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Useful tips when making a visit in Tokyo :)

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「産めないのか!」野次の海外報道まとめ

「産めないのか!」野次の海外報道まとめ | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
ニューヨーク在住のライター堂本かおるさんが、自民党都議による塩村あやか議員への「産めないのか!」野次(2014/6/18)に関する海外報道を紹介してくださいました。
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This could be a textbook example where Foreign media play a role to push things forward...

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Japan's Change Generation | Foreign Affairs

Japan's Change Generation | Foreign Affairs | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
Four years ago, Hiroki Komazaki came up with a novel way of making up for Japan’s striking lack of child day care centers, which has long been an obstacle to Japanese women pursuing careers. His innovation was to turn vacant space in Tokyo’s apartment buildings into small-scale nurseries.
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good collections of social innovators - 76Sedai -those who were born in 1976.

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Drift rightward has been building for years

Drift rightward has been building for years | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
Fashion model Junko Amo made headlines on Aug. 15, 2002, when she initiated a visit to controversial Yasukuni Shrine with a group of some 180 people she met via 2channel, ...
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good overview of the recent Japan's trend to right

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コレが本当のクールジャパン!?--「外国人が“クール”と評した日本の観光スポット20」発表 - インターネットコム

コレが本当のクールジャパン!?--「外国人が“クール”と評した日本の観光スポット20」発表 - インターネットコム | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
トリップアドバイザーは、過去3年間に投稿された口コミでの評価をもとに「外国人が“クール”と評した日本の観光スポット20」を発表した。その結果、1位には「原宿竹下通り」、2位には「海遊館」、3位には「道頓堀」が選ばれた。
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For 2020 Olympics, I.O.C. Picks Tokyo, Considered Safe Choice

For 2020 Olympics, I.O.C. Picks Tokyo, Considered Safe Choice | Japan Reporeted in English | Scoop.it
Tokyo was selected to host the 2020 Summer Games, beating out Istanbul and Madrid in a major victory for a country still recovering from a nuclear plant meltdown.
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Japan was selected to host the 2020 Summer Olympic Game. 

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