Ryohei Takagi

For Ryohei Takagi's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Former Ghosn spokeswoman becomes ambassador to Uruguay

/ Dec 4, 2014

Former Ghosn spokeswoman becomes ambassador to Uruguay

A former spokeswoman for Nissan Motor Co. chief Carlos Ghosn is Japan’s new ambassador to Uruguay, becoming the first Japanese woman from the private sector appointed to an ambassadorial post. “A spokesperson for a company and an ambassador who speaks on behalf of a ...

Alpinist's quest for untamed peak began in Fukushima

Aug 11, 2012

Alpinist's quest for untamed peak began in Fukushima

For 80-year-old alpinist Tsuneo Miyamori, reaching the summit of an unconquered peak is far more significant than following thousands of other climbers in ascending famous mountains. In July, Miyamori successfully led a joint Japanese-Pakistani team to the 6,105-meter summit of a peak in the ...