Sights, Sounds Of Showa Era Greet Visitors To Fukui Culture Museum

Sights, sounds of Showa Era greet visitors to Fukui culture museum

FUKUI--A permanent exhibition at the Fukui Prefectural Museum of Cultural History here allows visitors to travel back to the Showa Era (1926-1989) to see how people's lives were beginning to change at the time.

"Life in the Showa Period" features items and scenes from the period during which Japan achieved rapid economic growth after its defeat in World War II.

Jr Osaka Station To Greet Foreigners With Tourist-friendly Center

JR Osaka Station to greet foreigners with tourist-friendly centerThe Kansai region is now such a popular destination for foreign visitors that JR Osaka Station has decided to do something about the hordes of people needing directions and advice.
West Japan Railway Co. (JR West) and Osaka Terminal Building Co. on Oct. 1 will open a tourist service center featuring multilingual guidance and delivery services.

Toshiba’s Humanoid Robot Will Now Greet Shoppers In Tokyo

Toshiba’s Humanoid Robot Will Now Greet Shoppers In TokyoYou might recall that last year during CEATEC, we reported that Toshiba was working on a humanoid robot called Aiko Chihira. Unlike most robots which look, well, robot-like, Aiko Chihira is very humanoid in its appearance which you can see for yourself in the video above that was uploaded by the Hindustan Times.

Rihwa To Greet Her Fans With A Nationwide Tour

Rihwa to greet her fans with a nationwide tourFrom February to March, Rihwa will hold a nationwide tour "Greeting Tour 2015".
For her previous tour "Rihwa 'BORDERLESS' TOUR 2014", Rihwa performed at venues in 5 locations nationwide. This time, she will visit 21 locations from February 5 at Yokohama BAYSIS to March 23 at Shibuya CLUB QUATTRO.

'frozen' Directors Greet Japanese Press

'Frozen' directors greet Japanese pressThe 86th Academy Awards multi-award nominee "Frozen" held its Japanese press conference on January 30.
Directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee, Producer Peter Del Vecho all attended the event. Mizayaki Hayao's recent movie "The Wind Rises" was also nominated in the same category.