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Pachinko company president found slain in Nagoya

Results of an autopsy revealed the cause of death to be loss of blood resulting from his arteries and veins having been slashed, police said The post Pachinko company president found slain in Nagoya appeared first on TokyoReporter. ———————————————————- Pachinko…

Nagoya International Center Registered Volunteers Wanted for 2019

Nagoya International Center Registered Volunteers Wanted for 2019 平成31年度名古屋国際センター登録ボランティア募集 The Nagoya International Center is calling for individuals to register as volunteers in the areas of international exchange, international cooperation, and multicultural coexistence. Applicants must be able to attend a registration…

Peer Support Salon

Peer Support Salon (4 sessions) ピアサポートサロン(全4回) Do you worry about your child’s development? Do you find it difficult to talk to others about your concerns? Meet other parents in the same situation, with similar concerns, and learn how to interact…

Christmas Present Ideas From Japan

Whether you love it or loathe it, Christmas shopping time is pretty much here. Personally, I’m in the latter camp. As the eldest of 13 cousins (and now countless cousins-once-removed) Christmas shopping becomes a Herculean task, as coming up with…

November 2018 Events

Traditional Festivals ◆Atsuta Shrine – Upcoming Events 熱田神宮 近日の神事・例祭 Atsuta Kōsha Shūki Taisai / 熱田講社秋季大祭 This autumn festival is held at the Hongū (Main Shrine) to pray for the safety of the worshippers’ associations throughout Japan who pay reverence to Atsuta…

Nagoya Calendar – November 2018 Edition

What’s inside the November 2018 edition of the Nagoya Calendar? Our monthly 12 page publication available in print and online. Featuring upcoming Nagoya International Center events, as well as events and exhibitions in and around Nagoya, movies & sporting events,…

November is “Know Your Garbage and Recyclables” Month!

November is “Know your Garbage and Recyclables” Month 11月は分別マナーアップ推進月間です。 Are you separating your recyclables and waste correctly? Here’s a quick refresher on the right way to separate. ●Spray cans, disposable lighters, lithium batteries (non-rechargeable), canned solid fuel   ●Small rechargeable…

Nagoya City Science Museum – Night Planetarium

Nagoya City Science Museum – Night Planetarium: Christmas Night 名古屋市科学館 プラネタリウム夜間投影「クリスマスの夜」 See a planetarium show on the theme of the night at Christmas, in a fusion of starscapes, video and music. Limited to High School students and older. (Commentary in…

How to Play Pachinko

As gambling for money is illegal in Japan, you’ll find none of the slot machines that are common in casinos in the West. To fill the gap, Japan has its own unique game: pachinko. The game resembles pinball (except vertical),…