Cultural tour in Kamakura, Flavored soy milk

| Feb 25, 2014

Cultural tour in Kamakura, Flavored soy milk

events Cultural tour in Kamakura To introduce and spread Japanese culture, Satsumaya Honten, a well-established sushi restaurant in Fushisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture, will host a special tour for foreigners in one of Japan’s historic cities, Kamakura, on March 7. Participants will walk around Kamakura and ...

Valentine's charity party, Pokemon letter set

| Feb 4, 2014

Valentine's charity party, Pokemon letter set

events Valentine’s charity party Human Rights Now (HRN), an international human rights NGO, plans to host a charity cocktail party on Feb. 12 to celebrate the coming of Valentine’s Day. The theme for the event is “Love,” since the organization supports all forms of ...

'Eho-maki' fair; EU Gateway Programme

| Jan 21, 2014

'Eho-maki' fair; EU Gateway Programme

seasonal ‘Eho-maki’ fair In preparation for the Setsubun festival on Feb. 3, the shopping facilities in Tokyo Station: Gransta, Gransta Dining and Central Street will hold a special fair featuring “eho-maki” sushi rolls and roll cakes between Jan. 23 and Feb. 3. Setsubun, which ...

'Washoku' in Florence; JTA's whale shark jets

| Jan 7, 2014

'Washoku' in Florence; JTA's whale shark jets

EVENTS ‘Washoku’ in Florence In response to the registration of “washoku” traditional Japanese cuisine as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries will hold a promotional event in Florence, Italy, on Jan. 21 to 23, so that people overseas ...

Charity concert for deaf; Xmas roast chicken

| Dec 3, 2013

Charity concert for deaf; Xmas roast chicken

EVENTS Charity concert for deaf On Dec. 7, Koyama Driving School will hold its annual D’Live charity event, in cooperation with other organizations, including the Japanese Federation of the Deaf, at Club Titta’ in Kawasaki. The event, which this year is marking its 10th ...

Max Brenner Chocolate Bars; EU Gateway Program

| Nov 19, 2013

Max Brenner Chocolate Bars; EU Gateway Program

NEW STORES Max Brenner chocolate Max Brenner International, the worldwide Chocolate Bar brand based in New York City, will come to Japan and open its first store at Omotesando Hills on Nov. 30 and a second one at Tokyo Skytree Town on Dec. 20. ...

EU medical technologies; Aspects of Mount Aso

| Sep 10, 2013

EU medical technologies; Aspects of Mount Aso

EXHIBITIONS EU medical technologies The European Union will host a business mission focusing on European health care and medical technologies at the Hilton Tokyo from Sept. 30 to Oct. 4 under the umbrella of the EU Gateway Programme, a business program funded and managed ...

Join in tea ceremonies; Grand whisky tasting

| Aug 27, 2013

Join in tea ceremonies; Grand whisky tasting

EVENTS Join in tea ceremonies In September and October, large-scale tea ceremonies will be held at the Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum and Hama-rikyu Gardens as part of an event called Tokyo Grand Tea Ceremony 2013. The event is being jointly held by the ...