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Big changes likely in '17

World / Politics | 2017 NEW YEAR SPECIAL Jan 1, 2017

Big changes likely in '17

by Ian Bremmer

A year of surprises has come to a close, but its unresolved questions will generate many more quakes in 2017. Where are the fault lines, what about President-elect Donald Trump, and what does all this mean for Japan? The year 2016 will always be remembered ...

A celebration of Japanese traditions

National | 2017 NEW YEAR SPECIAL Jan 1, 2017

A celebration of Japanese traditions

New Year's, or shogatsu in Japan, is a time when people can get a taste of traditional Japan. People generally take the time around the New Year's holidays to relax with their families and engage in traditional activities to remind themselves of their heritage. Below ...