Jul 6, 2016

Japanese expats weigh leaving Bangladesh after Dhaka massacre

Japanese expatriates in Dhaka were shocked by the deadly hostage siege last week and are wondering how to ensure the safety of their families while minimizing the impact on their work and daily lives. “We were advised to be careful by the Japanese embassy ...

Feb 29, 2016

Virginia schools may scrap Japanese immersion programs

Some public schools in Virginia are considering scrapping foreign-language immersion programs after more than 25 years because of their costs. Fairfax County in Virginia operates programs under which regular school subjects are taught in foreign languages such as Japanese, with the aim of instilling ...