A dog handed over its responsibilities to a wild boar at a ceremony marking the change of year under the Oriental zodiac
Global Japan visits the soon to be completed Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo to see first hand how Japanese experts are helping to preserve Egypt's priceless artifacts.
Winter in Japan means warm clothes, hot soup, and light shows. The illuminations are a holiday tradition which run until February.
Window cleaners dressed as the current and the next Chinese zodiac animals washed hotel windows in Tokyo on Thursday (December 13) in anticipation of the coming year.
Shinto priests have done year-end cleaning of a shrine bridge at a UNESCO World Heritage site in the city of Nikko, north of Tokyo.
Japan is one of the most important destinations for international meetings which combines conferences with relaxing natural hot baths.
Tokyo metropolitan government officials have held anti-terrorism drills at a venue for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics
The Global Japan team has come to Tumba in northern Rwanda to discover a school which trains high-level technicians to meet the economic needs of the country.
Yoshitaka Sakurada, 68, was appointed last month to lead Japan's cybersecurity strategy.
With nearly 40 wedding guests looking on, Akihiko Kondo lifted up the veil on his bride and kissed her. The only catch? Kondo's bride is a virtual reality star.
In this episode of Adventures we discover the stunningly beautiful island of Iriomote in Japan's Okinawa region.
Hundreds of cadets at the Japanese National Defence Academy on Sunday took part in one of Japan's great spectacles, the annual Botaoshi or 'topple the pole' event.
The Japanese Okinawa islands have the biggest population of living centenarians in the world, and apart from the climate and healthy lifestyle, the martial art of Karate, that was born here, may have something to do with it.
Japan Airlines has issued an apology after one of its co-pilots was arrested for being over the legal blood alcohol limit for a pilot.
A voyage around Japan reveals the depth of its culinary treats, and in this Taste special, we have some recipe suggestions that you can try and serve up yourselves.
Another Japanese delicacy brought to our tables in Thierry Voisin's unique style.
Ishigaki island is just one of many in the Okinawan archipelago, but its Blue Coral reef is beyond compare.
An Art Aquarium featuring 5,000 goldfish in illuminated tanks has made its debut in China.
Festivals from different regions of Japan are being held in Paris as part of Japonismes 2018, an exposition to promote Japanese culture
The World Robot Summit in Japan showed the latest tech advancements.