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The Yoshida Doctrine and Japan's Foreign Policy in the 1950s
By Paul Linus On Saturday, August 3rd, 2019
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The Yoshida Doctrine and Japan’s Foreign Policy in the 1950s

Yoshida’s policy sacrificed Japan’s intervention in international security issues in favour of focusing the country’s efforts on economic rehabilitation. He used the Japanese people’s war-weariness and Article More...

Two Western Women Helped Rebuild Postwar Japan
By Paul Linus On Friday, August 2nd, 2019
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Two Western Women Helped Rebuild Postwar Japan

Following the end of WWII, Japan became occupied by the Allied Powers, led by the U.S. Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers (SCAP), Gen. Douglas MacArthur. Several hundred U.S. civilians as well as military personnel More...

By Paul Linus On Monday, October 1st, 2018
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Restaurant Dining Tips: Eating Japanese in Japan

Visitors to Japan will find it extremely difficult to avoid visiting at least a few of the specialised restaurants available. Though it may seem daunting to visit new eating establishments, especially when a new More...

By Paul Linus On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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DIGITAL INNOVATION, A NEW THREAT TO JAPANESE BANKS

DIGITAL INNOVATION, A NEW THREAT TO JAPANESE BANKS “…Japan’s banks are experiencing a “quiet crisis”. As consumer finance increasingly melds with mobile technology, digital banking (also More...

By Paul Linus On Sunday, April 16th, 2017
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OMG! Expressway Passes Through Gate Tower Building In Japan

Oh My God! An express way in Japan runs through a building too. It may be weird to learn but the Gate Tower Building in Osaka city is the truth. Built in 1992 and nicknamed as The Beehive, the Gate Tower Building More...

By Paul Linus On Monday, July 18th, 2016
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Japanese SoftBank Acquires UK-Based ARM For $32 Billion

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp. is to acquire UK-based chip designer ARM Holdings PLC in an all-cash deal of $32 billion. Both the companies announced Monday to have agreed to the terms and conditions. ARM Holdings More...

By Paul Linus On Saturday, April 16th, 2016
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Southern Japan Hit By Second Deadly Quake After Thursday’s 6.5-Magnitude

Japan has been hit by a powerful earthquake again on Friday-Saturday night, within 24 hours of Thursday’s 6.5-magnitude quake that killed nine people and kept an 8-month-old baby girl trapped for about six More...

By Paul Linus On Friday, December 11th, 2015
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Japanese PM Shinzo Abe On India Visit; Bullet Train, Nuke Deal Top Agenda

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on a three-day India visit and welcoming on Friday Prime Minister Narendra Modi described him as a phenomenal leader and the trip will deepen ties of the two nations. Several More...