July 23, 2021

G7 announces pledges of 870 million COVID−19 VACCINE doses, of which at least half to be delivered by the end of 2021

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COVAX welcomes dose sharing commitments for 870 million additional doses to support equitable access to vaccines in 2021 and 2022, with the aim to deliver at least half by the end of 2021 The G7 has committed one billion doses since the February 2021 virtual G7 Early Leaders’ Summit, including pledges made at the G20 […]

“UNLOCK ANY ROAD JAPAN” Urus expedition over 6.500 Km across Japan

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Tokyo, May 25 2021 – Automobili Lamborghini Japan launched the cross-Japan project UNLOCK ANY ROAD JAPAN: a route of more than 6,500 km aboard the Super SUV Urus, which started 26 April from Fukoka, taking in 17 different stages before ending 23 May in Tokyo. The relay-style drive was undertaken by automotive, lifestyle and fashion media, […]

2019 Rugby World Cup: Japan 28-21 Scotland

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From Rugby World 2019 Rugby World Cup: Japan 28-21 Scotland Head-to-head Played – 8 Japan wins – 1 Scotland wins – 7 Did You Know? This is the first time Japan have ever made it to the knockout stages of a World Cup. They will play South Africa in the quarter-finals next Sunday in Tokyo. […]

2019 Rugby World Cup: Japan 38-19 Samoa

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By Alan Pearey From Rugby World Japan notch up their third successive win in Pool A, but the World Cup hosts leave it late to grab the bonus point against a Samoa team that went down fighting in Toyota Five-pointer: Japan celebrate the try by Timothy Lafaele that set them on their way against Samoa […]

IFA 2019 takes visitors to the edge of innovation, with Voice, Artificial Intelligence and 5G

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Record number of exhibitors, new products and international trade visitors – Huge media interest from journalists covering 160 countries – IFA Keynotes outline the future of 5G, streaming media and sustainability – Packed IFA NEXT with Japan as first Global Innovation Partner – SHIFT explores the Future of Mobility with AXA, BMW, Daimler, Ford, Fujitsu, […]

The Ultimate Rugby World Cup 2019 Guide | Win a RWC match ball

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From Rugby World The new issue of Rugby World magazine has everything you need to know about the tournament in Japan, plus a wallchart! The new issue of Rugby World magazine has everything you need to know about Japan 2019 – it’s the ultimate guide to this year’s Rugby World Cup. The 148-page bumper magazine features a team-by-team […]

Lions are not impressed with Japan zoo’s mock lion escape drill, but we are

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By Sasha Lekach From Mashable To prepare for the worst, the Tobe Zoo in Japan put a staff member in a lion suit. In the event of an earthquake or some other incident that leads to lions escaping their enclosure, the zoo is prepared to handle the situation, according to a translated article from the […]

Japan found water on an asteroid, and it could reveal secrets about Earth

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By Mike Wehner From BGR Nothing would excite astronomers more than to discover a planet somewhere out there with obvious signs of life, but it just hasn’t happened yet. Earth, we think, is pretty special in its ability to foster life, and as far as we know there’s a few things that are vital for […]

Japan ferry ‘hits whale’, injuring more than 80 on board

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From BBC More than 80 passengers have been injured, several seriously, after a ferry hit what appears to have been a whale in the Sea of Japan. The high-speed hydrofoil ship was en route to Sado Island from the port of Niigata on Saturday. Ferry operators said the vessel hit an object, leaving a 15cm […]

Traditional craft and contemporary design in Japan

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By CORE JR From Core77 An opportunity to study traditional Japanese crafts in Fukuoka, Japan SVA Made in Yame returns with its June 2019 opportunity to study traditional Japanese crafts in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan and have a contemporary product design produced and distributed by MoMA Wholesale. SVA Made in Yame accepts applications from all interested […]