There is a lot going on in the world and we know you want to stay informed. You are the reason JAPAN Forward launched The Week – a podcast for busy people who want to keep abreast of Japan’s culture, politics, business, economy and research worlds. Hosted by Arielle Busetto.
In our second episode we discuss a recent interview with Poland’s envoy to Japan, and Japan’s potential role in mitigating the impacts of the war in Ukraine. We also talk about a Tokyo neighborhood’s efforts to raise funds to protect its famous cherry trees, and Japanese netizens’ reaction to Elon Musk’s interest in acquiring Twitter. Find the related articles list below.
New podcasts will come out every Friday evening, JST, and will remain available for listeners on your own schedule.
- Japan ‘Most Strategic Partner’ to Help Avoid Rise of Violence in Ukraine, Says Polish Envoy
- EDITORIAL | What Good is Tokyo Stock Exchange Reform Without a Transition Deadline?
- New Crowdfunding for Saving Chidorigafuchi’s Cherry Blossom Trees – How You Can Help
- Big Boss Determined to Do Things His Way
- [SOCIAL WIRE] Japanese Twitter Netizens react to Musk’s Offer to Buy Twitter
Author: Arielle Busetto