Three artists from the Gaza Strip visited a Yokohama art gallery on Tuesday to talk about their work and the difficulties of life in the enclave.
Mohammad Al-Hawaziri said he thought it would be impossible to get out of Gaza and visit Japan. He said he is grateful to many people for taking an interest in his home.
Nishino Kana has announced that she will be going on hiatus after her 3-day concert 'Kana Nishino Love Collection Live 2019' at Yokohama Arena on February 1-3.
Last year, the singer celebrated her tenth anniversary, and she will be turning 30 this March 18. On her hiatus, she commented, "I'll almost be in my thirties. It's something I've looked forward to for a long time. I love to travel, and there are a lot more places I would like to see. I also have many things I want to do. After next month's lives, I will take a break from my activities and challenge myself to various things without setting a due date. Nevertheless, I love singing, so I feel like I will continue to sing everyday. I want to enjoy music daily until the day I will sing in front of everybody again. Finally, I want to express my gratitude to those who have always supported me. ☆Thank you☆."
Reporters working for African media outlets have visited Yokohama to deepen their understanding of Japan. The city will host the 7th session of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development, or TICAD, next August.
The journalists are from France and 10 African nations, such as Egypt and Ghana.
Aqua Timez will hold a one-man live called 'last dance' on November 18 at Yokohama Arena.
Earlier this month, the band announced that it would be disbanding at the end of the year. 'last dance' will be their last live before their disbandment. Ticket pre-orders will be available via the band's official fanclub 'teamAQUA' starting May 17 at 12:00.
YOKOHAMA--The Minato Mirai waterfront district here will become even more bustling in spring 2019 with the opening of a new passenger ship terminal, which aims to attract additional foreign cruise ships.
Ocean liners including luxury Diamond Princess are scheduled to arrive at and depart from the terminal about 80 times annually as their home port in Asia.
YOKOHAMA- - Nissan Motor Co., couple with the city government here, has begun a joint auto sharing endeavor utilizing two-situate, ultra-smaller electric vehicles.
The program that commenced March 17 permits clients to lease electric vehicles at 14 areas in focal Yokohama for touring, shopping, short bounces or whatever.