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 sixth episode we discuss recent developments in Asia, including the elections in the Philippines, and the president’s inauguration in South Korea. We also talk about an interview with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Koichi Hagiuda, Japan’s Golden Week, and Haruki Murakami’s latest work. 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.
- ‘Son of Dictator Marcos Poised to Win Landslide Victory in Philippines Presidential Election
- EDITORIAL | President Yoon Show You Really Want Improved Ties With Japan
- INTERVIEW | METI Minister Koichi Hagiuda: ‘It’s Time for Japan to Step Forward’
- Life Returns as Japan Takes Off for Golden Week
- INTERVIEW | Haruki Murakami on Love, War and F. Scott Fitzgerald
- Shohei Ohtani Belts First Career Grand Slam In Rout Of Rays
- TENNIS | Injured Naomi Osaka to Skip Italian Open
- Live Streaming Brings Revival of Popular ‘Fuun! Takeshi’s Castle’
Author: Arielle Busetto