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EMBASSY AVENUE

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Apr 20, 2017
Malaysia seeks to entice Japanese investors
During a recent visit to Tokyo, Malaysia's trade minister called for further investment into the Southeast Asian country, which is celebrating the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Japan this year.
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Feb 9, 2017
Late Thai king honored in Buddhist service
The 100-day Merit-making Grand Ceremony dedicated to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand was conducted Saturday at The Royal Grand Hall of Buddhism at the Nenbutsushu Sampozan Muryojuji Head Temple in Kato, Hyogo Prefecture.
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Apr 22, 2016
Paying homage to a champion of equality
Indian nationals in Japan celebrated the 125th anniversary of Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar’s birth on April 14 at the country’s embassy in Tokyo.
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May 28, 2015
Central American Film Festival in Tokyo
Scenes and stories of contemporary Central America will be shared through films in Tokyo next week.
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May 14, 2015
Ex-New Guinea PM recognized
The embassy of Papua New Guinea held a reception to celebrate former Prime Minister Sir Michael Somare receiving an honorary award from Japan; the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun, at the Hotel New Otani Tokyo on May 7.
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Apr 3, 2015
El Sistema's music activities inspire youth across borders
Suntory Hall was filled with the sounds of music as Venezuelan maestro Gustavo Dudamel conducted students from Japan and the U.S. during a concert on March 29.
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Apr 1, 2015
80 years of ties between Japan and Central America
Celebrating the 80th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Japan and five Central American countries, a commemorative reception was held on March 25 in Tokyo.
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Nov 25, 2014
Japanese edition of Turkmen poet’s work
A ceremony to celebrate the publication of the Japanese version of the works of Turkmen poet Magtymguly Pyragy was held on Nov. 20 in Tokyo.
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Nov 14, 2014
Italy, Japan promote cooperation in earth science using physics
Amid rising concern over volcanic eruptions, institutions from Italy and Japan signed a letter of intent on Wednesday to strengthen their cooperative framework to promote research and technological innovation in the field of earth science using elementary particles.
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Oct 15, 2014
Raising children Swedish style
Children and parents enjoyed Swedish products for kids during the Sweden Kids Week event last weekend at the Embassy of Sweden in Tokyo.
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Sep 22, 2014
In commemoration of Lithuanian Jews
Sept. 23 is Lithuania's Holocaust Memorial Day that pays tribute to the victims of the destruction of Vilnius ghetto in 1943.
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Aug 11, 2014
Exchange constructive for Mexican students
A group of Mexican students gave speeches in Japanese at the Mexican Embassy last week to cap the month-long Japan-Mexico Student Exchange Program, which ran from July 12.
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Jun 10, 2014
Appeal for Serbian flood relief aid
In the wake of the recent floods and heavy rainfall in Serbia, donations, which can be made at the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Tokyo, are being sought.
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Jun 3, 2014
New educational facility funded by Qatar opens in Iwaki
A new educational facility recently opened in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, with the help of a grant from the Qatar Friendship Fund (QFF).
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Apr 30, 2014
Japan seen through diplomats' eyes
An event to promote the photo exhibition "Japan through Diplomats' Eyes" was held on April 23 at the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Tokyo.
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Mar 4, 2014
Philippine historical landmark in Tokyo
On March 3, a marker declaring the Philippine Ambassador's official residence a national historical landmark was unveiled at the building in Fujimi in Tokyo's Chiyoda Ward.
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Feb 18, 2014
Charity from Japan for Syrian refugees
The Society of Wives of Arab Ambassadors in Japan organized a charity event to gather humanitarian donations to be sent to Syrian refugee camps in Jordan in order to help alleviate the pain and suffering of the refugees.
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Feb 7, 2014
150 years of Swiss-Japanese friendship
The Switzerland of today is being presented during the Swissdays event in Tokyo's Roppongi Hills through Feb. 9.
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Feb 4, 2014
Celebrating V4 plus Japan Exchange Year
On Jan. 31, the Embassy of Hungary in Tokyo hosted a party to celebrate the launch of the V4 plus Japan Exchange Year 2014.
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Dec 15, 2013
Aquino gets honorary degree
Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III was awarded an honorary doctorate in law by Tokyo-based Sophia University on Friday, for his significant achievements in the promotion of good governance and peace in the Philippines, which have contributed to the remarkable economic development of the country...

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