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Chinese New Year celebration in Yokohama

January 25, 2020

Visitors wearing masks offer prayers at the Kanteibyo temple as part of Chinese New Year celebrations in Yokohama Chinatown, near Tokyo, Japan, 25 January 2020. Visitors are celebrating the Chinese Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival, while a new coronavirus

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Tourist arrivals rose in November: DOT

January 24, 2020

International visitor arrivals continued to increase sharply last November, indicating another record-high finish for the tourism industry by the end of 2019, according to the latest data released by the Department of Tourism (DOT) on Friday. Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat

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Tokyo 2020 Official Art Posters Exhibition

January 24, 2020

This picture taken on January 7, 2020 shows official Olympic and Paralympic posters on display at the Tokyo 2020 Official Art Posters Exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo. The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games

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Japanese fashion designer ends women’s Spring-Summer 2020 collection

January 24, 2020

Japanese designer Yuima Nakazato appears on the catwalk after the presentation of his show during the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris, France, 23 January 2020. The presentation of the Haute Couture collections runs from 20 to 23 January. EPA-Jiji Press

Olympic torch relay to visit Fukushima N-Plant host town

January 23, 2020

Fukushima–The Fukushima prefectural government decided Thursday to add a host town of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant to the list of municipalities that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic torch relay will visit. Torch bearers will run in the town

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Voluntary Radiation Test of Seafood in Iwaki

January 23, 2020

Fishermen’s union members assort ocean-fresh fishes at Onahama Port for the voluntary radiation test of seafood in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, 22 January 2020 (issued 23 January 2020). Fukushima Prefecture officials told on 21 January 2020 it has made various

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Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Construction

January 23, 2020

Workers construct new storage tanks to store processed water of the ALPS water processing system to purify contaminated water at tsunami-devastated Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Okuma town, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, 22 January 2020.

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MSG in Ajinomoto Products

January 22, 2020

Monosodium glutamate (MSG) products of the Ajinomoto food company are displayed at a supermarket in Tokyo on January 20, 2020. Umami-bomb or toxic allergen? There are perhaps few condiments as controversial as MSG, but most scientists say it’s safe, and

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