Luca's RSS feed

Luca Casiraghi

For Luca Casiraghi's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Editorials Jul 14, 2011

Commendable expressways

In early July, infrastructure and transport minister Akihiro Ohata announced a plan to complete three expressways that, together, will link Sendai with Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture, in about 10 years. Although the Democratic Party of Japan won the August 2009 Lower House election and came to ...

Commentary / World Apr 10, 2008

Is Tibetan culture slated for extinction?

NEW YORK — Are the Tibetans doomed to go the way of the American Indians? Will they be reduced to nothing more than a tourist attraction, peddling cheap mementos of what was a once-great culture? That sad fate is looking more and more likely, ...