French artiste par excellence hails noh highs

Feb 25, 2015

French artiste par excellence hails noh highs

by Kaori Shoji

French comedian extraordinaire Guillaume Gallienne has a sizeable Japanese fan base, which gratifies him most heartily. “I feel like the Japanese get me and vice versa — and at one time, I thought I’d even make my home here,” the 42-year-old performer/filmmaker said in ...

Famed Buddhist sect loses big on Aussie dollar, bond bets

Apr 25, 2013

Famed Buddhist sect loses big on Aussie dollar, bond bets

Koyasan Shingon Buddhism, the owner of a cluster of World Heritage Site temples founded in the ninth century, reported losses equal to about a quarter of its assets after bets on the Australian dollar and structured bonds soured. The group had unregistered losses of ...