Nissy Opens Official Youtube Channel

Nissy opens official YouTube channel

Nissy has opened 'Nissy channel' on YouTube.

On 'Nissy channel,' you can watch past music videos and lives as well as a documentary footage called 'Road to Nissy.' He commented, "To everyone refraining from nonessential outings. To everyone working at hospitals. To everyone who has to report to work. I hope I can help lessen your anxiety even if it's just a little bit. Also it would make me happy if you would include me in your time at home."

New Harajuku Station Building Opens

New Harajuku Station building opens

A new train station building at Harajuku on Tokyo's Yamanote loop line has replaced the 96-year-old adjacent structure, which was famous for being the oldest wooden station building in the capital.

The last train rolled out from the old platforms in the early hours of Saturday. East Japan Railway will demolish the wooden edifice, which it says is not sufficiently fire resistant.

New Station Opens On Tokyo's Yamanote Line

New station opens on Tokyo's Yamanote Line

Hundreds of people turned out on Saturday for the opening of the first new train station on Tokyo's Yamanote line in about half a century.

Takanawa Gateway Station between Shinagawa and Tamachi is the 30th station on the loop line, which is operated by East Japan Railway Company, or JR East.

Grand Sumo Tournament Opens Without Spectators

Grand Sumo Tournament opens without spectators

The Spring Grand Sumo Tournament opened on Sunday in Osaka, western Japan, without spectators as part of measures to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.

Wrestlers and stable masters arrived at the gymnasium by car or taxi. They were told to refrain from using trains, buses and other public transportation to avoid catching the virus.

Baby Japanese Eel Season Opens In Kagoshima

Baby Japanese eel season opens in Kagoshima

The fishing season for baby Japanese eels has begun in Kagoshima Prefecture, western Japan.

About 70 fishermen waded knee deep into Shibushi Bay after sunset on Sunday near the mouth of the Hishida River in the town of Osaki.

Kabuki Play 'snow White' Opens In Tokyo

Kabuki play 'Snow White' opens in Tokyo

A new kabuki play adapted from the world famous Grimm's fairy tale "Snow White" has opened at Tokyo's Kabukiza theatre.

Bando Tamasaburo plays Snow White. He normally performs female roles in kabuki plays.

Daijokyu Complex Opens To Public

Daijokyu complex opens to public

Japan's Imperial Household Agency has opened the Daijokyu complex to the public, which was built specially for Emperor Naruhito to perform a key thanksgiving ritual marking his enthronement.

About 1,400 people were already waiting when the Sakashita-mon Gate of the Imperial Palace was opened to visitors at 9 a.m. on Thursday.

Japan-assisted Tech Univ. Opens Campus In Egypt

Japan-assisted tech univ. opens campus in Egypt

An Egyptian science and technology university established with assistance from Japan held a ceremony on Monday to mark the opening of a new campus.

Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, or E-JUST, was founded nine years ago, with the goal of nurturing studies in science, engineering and international business. It now has more than 500 graduate and undergraduate students.

World Bosai Forum Opens In Sendai

World Bosai Forum opens in Sendai

Experts have gathered in the northern Japanese city of Sendai to share the latest research on disaster mitigation at the World Bosai Forum.

A symposium on Sunday discussed a memorial archive that will be built in Sendai to preserve records of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami that hit the region. The first disaster conference was held in the city two years ago.

Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament Opens

Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament opens

The Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament opened on Sunday in the city of Fukuoka, southwestern Japan.

One of the wrestlers drawing much attention is Takakeisho, who has just returned to the second-highest rank of Ozeki. He started the tournament with a win.

'daidogei' World Cup Opens In Shizuoka

'Daidogei' World Cup opens in Shizuoka

An international street performance contest is underway in the central Japanese city of Shizuoka, where the whole town has become a stage for artists.

The annual Daidogei World Cup opened on Friday, with 39 stages scattered across the city. "Daidogei" means street performance in Japanese.

Media Center Opens For Enthronement Events

Media center opens for enthronement events

A media center for foreign journalists covering Emperor Naruhito's enthronement ceremony on Tuesday opened at a Tokyo hotel on Monday.

The Cabinet Office says 450 members of the media from 73 countries will be visiting Japan to cover the events, in addition to 138 Tokyo-based correspondents from 33 foreign media organizations, who have already applied for credentials.

Tokyo Meeting On Plastic Ocean Pollution Opens

Tokyo meeting on plastic ocean pollution opens

People attending an international conference underway in Tokyo are discussing ways to stop the increase in plastic waste ocean pollution by 2050.

The three-day meeting at United Nations University in Shibuya is designed as a follow-up to the June G20 summit in Osaka, where the participating countries agreed to the 2050 target.

Second Terminal Opens At Chubu Airport

Second terminal opens at Chubu airport

The Chubu international airport in Aichi Prefecture, central Japan, has opened a new terminal for low-cost carriers.

Terminal Two began operations on Friday. The airport had been building it since last year to handle an increasing number of foreign tourists.