Strong Advocate

On January 31, Peter Jennings, president of Dow Chemical Japan and Korea, took over from Sachin Shah as president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ACCJ). Previously a vice president on the ACCJ Board of Governors, Jennings looks…

Ankake Spaghetti, Nagoya’s Italian Treat

From soba to ramen, udon to somen, hiyamugi to shirataki, Japanese cuisine is blessed with a wide variety of of noodle kinds. But if that wasn’t enough, they had to take Italy’s greatest export and make it their own in…

How to Ride a Motorcycle Legally in Japan

If you’re living in one of the many urban areas in Japan, chances are you may choose to live car-free since we enjoy access to one of the best public transport systems in the world. Even then though, there are…

Going cashless in Japan

Almost 20 years ago in order to prepare for my first trip to Japan I was advised by my travel agent as well as my cousin who resided here already that I needed to bring plenty of cash and traveler’s…

Aichi: Woman, daughter suspected of shoplifting 1,700 items in Nagoya

Suspects became persons of interest after an examination of security camera footage taken in a drugstore in Nakagawa WardThe post Aichi: Woman, daughter suspected of shoplifting 1,700 items in Nagoya appeared first on TokyoReporter. ———————————————————- Aichi: Woman, daughter suspected of…

Parks and Green Areas in Aichi

Feeling the need to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city? Refer to the map below to discover some of the best places in Aichi to experience the great outdoors. You may even find that respite from the…