Japan, a key country for Italian exports

The news concerns an analysis conducted on the production and consumption of cheeses and dairy products. Food has produced exclusive content reserved for subscribers from the Weekly newsletter dedicated to the Dairy sector. Fill out the form below to subscribe to the newsletter and read the full version. In early summer 2021, the Japanese Ministry … Read more

Booking.com gives tips on destinations for solo travel

PANROTAS / Rene Castro Thailand is one of the destinations on the list According to research from Booking.com, solo travel is a trend that is gaining traction. Platform data before the pandemic showed that only 25% of Brazilian travelers planned to travel alone, and now, 39% of them say they plan to go solo in … Read more

Tsunami in the Tonga Islands after the eruption of a volcano, the United States, Chile and Japan on alert

An image taken by Japan’s Himawari-8 satellite and released by the National Institute of Information and Communications (Japan) on January 15, 2022 shows the volcanic eruption that caused a tsunami in Tonga. The eruption was so intense it was heard as a “loud thunderclap” in Fiji, more than 800 kilometers away. HANDOUT / AFP The … Read more

In Japan, companies are adopting an app for their single employees

Long-term investigations and spectacular fashion series, in-depth portraits and good addresses… Every Sunday, find the offbeat look of “M Le magazine du Monde” on current events and style by subscribing to its newsletter. Excerpt from an ad for the employee dating app Aill goen. COURTESY AILL INC. The Covid-19 pandemic is weighing on singles looking … Read more

The US military based in Japan, held responsible for the spread of Omicron in the Archipelago

The US Marine Corps’ Camp Hansen, Kin, Okinawa Prefecture, southern Japan, Jan.6, 2022. AP The spread of the Omicron variant in Japan rekindles debates on the special status enjoyed by the US military stationed in the Archipelago. Judged in part responsible for the new wave, these soldiers accepted, late and after multiple requests from the … Read more

In Japan, Niyo Katsura takes away the monopoly of the art of laughter from men

Japanese storyteller Niyo Katsura. FACEBOOK LETTER FROM TOKYO In November 2021, a 35-year-old Japanese girl, Niyo Katsura, was the first to receive the prestigious annual Young Storyteller Award from national television station NHK. An unprecedented breakthrough in a society still marked by sexism. One of the oldest and still popular Japanese comic arts, the rakugo … Read more

Nuclear power, a reaffirmed priority for Japan to achieve carbon neutrality

Aerial view of the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant, in the city of Okuma (Japan), in February 2021. AP Eleven years after the Fukushima disaster, riding the wave of the atom as a solution to climate change, Japan is increasing the signs of a comeback in nuclear power. Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) and giant Mitsubishi … Read more

“Icemageddon” in Alaska after records of softness, exceptional snow in Japan and a dome of heat in Europe, an end of the year of all the extremes in the world

Winter of all extremes. Record heat, snowstorms, torrential rains and deluge of ice, Alaska is experiencing extreme weather conditions this week but rare and intense weather phenomena are also observed in several parts of the world, from Japan to Europe in this end. year 2021. Hours after the U.S. state of Alaska recorded a record … Read more

In Japan they were not satisfied with a ranking of films presented in a television program – Kudasai

On December 19, the popular program “Gyouretsu no Dekiru Houritsu Soudanjo” (broadcast on the Nippon Television Network Corporation) announced the “Top 100 Movies Japanese LikeBut the lineup of the movies seems to have caused some controversy on the internet. In this edition, the ranking of the favorite films of the Japanese was announced in order … Read more

Half a century in Japan teaching Portuguese to diplomats and fado singer candidates

Many former students suffered four years ago with the departure of José and Manuela Álvares from Japan – after all, the country was their home for almost half a century, as they arrived in 1969. And the Portuguese couple received emotional farewell letters, such as one that Manuela shows me with special affection, asking only … Read more