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Let's discuss the U.S. base situation in Okinawa

Language | MORNING ENGLISH Dec 24, 2018

Let's discuss the U.S. base situation in Okinawa

KYODO This week's featured article The government on Friday pushed ahead with full-fledged land reclamation work needed to move a key U.S. air base to Nago, Okinawa Prefecture, despite stiff local resistance and legal wrangling. The pouring of soil and sand began before noon in Nago's ...

Myanmar opens first training course for Japanese-language teachers

National Dec 10, 2018

Myanmar opens first training course for Japanese-language teachers

Myanmar's first-ever training course for Japanese-language teachers is opening as part of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's plan to invite more Asian youths to work in Japan. The initial phase of the training program starts this month at the Yangon University of Foreign Languages for students ...