Japanese Renowned Author Taichi Sakaiya Dies

Japanese renowned author Taichi Sakaiya dies

Renowned Japanese author Taichi Sakaiya, who also served in key government posts, died of multiple organ failure on Friday. He was 83.

Sakaiya was born in Osaka City, western Japan, in 1935. After graduating from the University of Tokyo with a degree in economics, he started working for the trade and industry ministry in 1960.

Nissan Titan Lands Association With Renowned Whitewater Kayaker, Kayak Builder And Pro Fisherman Eric Jackson

Nissan TITAN lands association with renowned whitewater kayaker,  kayak builder and pro fisherman Eric Jackson

ORLANDO, Fla. – It's not often you find Eric Jackson on dry land. The renowned whitewater kayaker and innovative kayak builder, as if he wasn't busy enough, recently added the title of professional fisherman to his resume.

Today, Jackson took time from his schedule to join Nissan at the annual ICAST (International Convention of Allied Sport Fishing Trades) event in Orlando to announce a partnership to promote the Nissan TITAN full-size pickup lineup. The association provides Jackson with the use of a new TITAN XD for all his professional appearances and for hauling his various modes of on-water rides, be they his own line of custom kayaks or his Ranger bass fishing boat.

Doors Regain Their Luster At Kyoto’s Renowned Phoenix Hall

Doors regain their luster at Kyoto’s renowned Phoenix HallTwo “hinoki” cypress doors installed in the Phoenix Hall at the Byodoin temple here have been restored to the original vermillion color used when the hall was founded in the Heian Period (794-1185).
The west-facing doors, each 2.6 meters tall, 1.2 meters wide and weighing about 120 kilograms, are part of the 12 doors set up in four directions at the main building of the hall.

Epson Collaborates With Renowned Studio Harcourt Paris In Beijing

Epson Collaborates with Renowned Studio Harcourt Paris in BeijingFrom March 27 to April 12, Epson China contributed to the "Style Must Go On" photo exhibition held by the Parisian Harcourt photo studio in the CWM mall in Beijing. The event is part of a regular campaign held by CWM with the participation and support of the many international fashion brands located in the shopping complex.

Epson And Renowned Designer Kansai Yamamoto Say Hello Istanbul!

Epson and Renowned Designer Kansai Yamamoto Say HELLO ISTANBUL!Epson (TSE: 6724, "Epson") has renewed its partnership with renowned fashion designer Kansai Yamamoto to support the spectacular "HELLO ISTANBUL!" fashion show to be held on October 11 in Istanbul, Turkey. The show, which will attract approximately 500 guests to the Esma Sultan, celebrates 90 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Turkey and follows on from the V&A's "Fashion in Motion: Kansai Yamamoto" event held in London last year.

Sony: Honami Is Company’s Renowned Ingenuity In One Exciting Offering

Sony: Honami is company’s renowned ingenuity in one exciting offeringIf there was any doubt that Sony Mobile was planning to launch a new flagship smartphone at IFA in Berlin on 4 September (and there shouldn’t be), then check out a press invite for the supposed Malaysian launch event below. The first sentence of the invite pretty much gives it away: “Come September, Sony is bringing you its renowned ingenuity in one exciting offering”.

Visitors Return To Renowned Cherry Tree In Fukushima

Visitors return to renowned cherry tree in FukushimaAs it has for more than a millennium, a famed cherry tree is once again attracting admirers, whose numbers plunged last year in the wake of an earthquake and a nuclear accident.

Miharu Takizakura, more than 1,000 years old and counted as one of the nation’s three best cherry blossoms, has bloomed.