The Japan News (Japan)

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - At the foot of Mt. Yatsu-gatake, which straddles Nagano and Yamanashi prefectures, is a factory that is drawing attention in the farming industry as an ideal facility for contributing to a stable supply of vegetables.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Tokyo Metro Co. launched its “Off Peak Project” on Jan. 14, calling for commuters who use stations near Tokyo Games-related facilities to avoid taking morning rush-hour trains.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Seibu Railway Co. will reproduce a townscape with nostalgic touches of the 1960s at Seibu Amusement Park in Tokorozawa, Saitama Prefecture, as part of a major renovation of the park, the company has said.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Amid the outbreak of pneumonia caused by a new strain of coronavirus, the number of people visiting Japan is expected to increase during the Lunar New Year holiday period that began Friday in China.

​DAVOS, Switzerland (The Japan News/ANN) - Japan Arts Council President Junko Kawamura promoted the nation’s arts and culture at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, calling for business leaders the world over to visit the Japan Cultural Expo (Nihonhaku) to be held from 2019 to 2021.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - National treasures associated with Kyoto and treasures of the Imperial family that are closely related to Kyoto will be featured in a special exhibition held from April 28 to June 21 at Kyoto City Kyocera Museum of Art in Kyoto. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Winner of three gold and four silver medals over three Olympics, Kohei Uchimura, 31 was reflecting on a turbulent 2019.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - In Japan’s national parks, the Environment Ministry is galvanising efforts to encourage foreign visitors to go glamping ― outdoor camping with amenities and comforts commonly found in hotels.

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - The latest information and communication technology (ICT), Takamatsu municipal government is aiming to become a smart city through an advanced area offering living convenience. 

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Members of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party are divided over the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Japan as a state guest this spring.