Crown Prince attends Japanese concert with royals in Denmark

Jun 17, 2017

Crown Prince attends Japanese concert with royals in Denmark

Visiting Crown Prince Naruhito attended a concert with Danish Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary at the Royal Danish Theater on Friday night. The Japan-sponsored concert, featuring traditional Japanese musical instruments, was held to mark the 150th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations ...

/ May 19, 2017

Japan may announce new Imperial era name in summer 2018

The Japanese government is considering announcing in advance the date for Emperor Akihito's abdication and the new era name in summer 2018, officials said Thursday. Emperor Akihito's abdication and Crown Prince Naruhito's accession to the Chrysanthemum Throne are highly likely to take place in late ...

Malaysia-bound Crown Prince calls overseas trips 'important task'

Apr 12, 2017

Malaysia-bound Crown Prince calls overseas trips 'important task'

Crown Prince Naruhito has described official overseas trips by the Imperial family as an important task and opportunity to promote friendly relations with other countries. Speaking ahead of his first visit to Malaysia on Thursday, the Crown Prince said, "It is a very good opportunity ...