This Week in Japan

April 1, 2019: In Tokyo, Chief Cabinet Secretary of Japan Yoshida Suga anounces the new gengou era name as "Reiwa" that will take effect on May 1 of this year.
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Reiwa: The Start of a New Era in Japan

Japan’s new era will start on May 1 and is all about people “beautifully” nurturing culture.

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This Week in Japan, March 26-April 1, 2018

Here are the best events across Japan for this week.

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This Week In Japan: March 19-25

Every Monday we serve top picks for this week’s events in Japan. To list your event, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week In Japan: March 12-18

Every Monday we serve top picks for this week’s events in Japan. To list your event, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week in Japan, March 5-11, 2018

Every Monday we serve top picks for this week’s events in Japan. To list your event, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week In Japan, Feb. 26-March 3, 2018

Every Monday we serve top picks for this week’s events in Japan. To list your event, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week In Japan, Feb. 19-25, 2018

Every Monday we serve top picks for this week’s events in Japan. To list your event, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week In Japan, Feb. 12-Feb. 18, 2018

Every week we post our picks for upcoming events in Japan. If you would like your event listed here, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week In Japan, Feb.5-Feb.11, 2018

Every week we post our picks for upcoming events in Japan. If you would like your event listed here, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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This Week In Japan, Jan. 29-Feb.4, 2018

Every Monday we serve up our top picks for this week’s events in Japan.

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2018 Top Jobs in Japan Week 5

You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.

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This Week In Japan, Jan. 22-28, 2018

Every Monday we serve top picks for events across Japan. This week has "Space Invaders" retro madness, Ted Talks in Fukuoka and more. To list your event, contact the editor of GaijinPot.

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