Bungee jumping company owner Odlin says that taking the plunge has a high level of "perceived risk," when in reality it takes place in a very controlled enviroment.
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Katuhisa Ota's drive for social development led to a grassroots coffee venture in Mindanao that aims to help locals and promote fair trade.
Life is sweet right now for French national Jerome Chouchan, and it's not just because he is surrounded by chocolate every day.
Teachers across Japan no doubt understand the struggle to get junior and senior high school students interested in learning English. For elementary school-aged kids, that task takes a lot of creativity. That's where CALL comes in. The Circle of Acting for Learning Languages has been ...
Tetsuko Kuroyanagi's "Totto-chan: The Little Girl at the Window" became a runaway bestseller when it debuted in Japanese in 1981, and has since been translated into over 30 languages. With increasing awareness of the importance of catering to children with diverse needs in Japan's ...
Onomichi has become a full-blown destination in its own right, largely thanks to the Shimanami Kaido bicycle trail.
Canadian Ambassador Ian Burney has long felt an affinity with Japan both professionally and personally. Prior to taking on his current role two years ago, the trade specialist had been visiting Japan on a regular basis to represent Canadian interests in international negotiations.
Raising children as a foreign parent here is no picnic, but what about when your child is also coping with physical or learning challenges?
As two of Asia’s leading economies, Japan and Hong Kong have much in common. Now, Hong Kong’s profile in Japan is set to rise further with a series of events during the upcoming Hong Kong Week (Oct. 29 to Nov. 11).
Lamborghini has historically been known for its raw speed, power and performance where the rubber meets the road. In the last few years, the company has stepped up its performance off the road when it comes to sales, which have surged globally and particularly ...