FCCJ Zoom Conference Event The Foreign Media in Japan

Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 18:30 - 20:00
The Foreign Media in Japan: Past, Present, and Future and how it sees Kansai Wednesday, April 21st 18:30- 20:00 SPEAKERS Isabel Reynolds, President, Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan/Correspondent, Bloomberg News Walter Sim, 2nd Vice-President, Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan/Japan Correspondent, The Singapore Straits Times Ilgin ...

Press Conference: Japan's Death Penalty on Trial

Monday, April 19, 2021, 13:00 - 14:00
Hideko Hakamada, Sister of Iwao Hakamada Katsuhiko Nishijima, Hakamada case lead attorney, Attorney at law Japan's Death Penalty on Trial 13:00-14:00 Monday, April 19, 2021 The speech and Q & A will be in Japanese with English interpretation In 2014, the Shizuoka District Court ordered ...

Press Conference: Exposing Academic Fraud

Thursday, April 15, 2021, 11:00 - 12:00
Exposing Academic Fraud Etsuko Taketani, Professor, University of Tsukuba Yukari Yoshihara, Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba 11:00-12:00 Thursday, April 15, 2021 Language: The speech and Q & A will be in English.  The Times Higher Education university rankings are a key marker of global academic ...

PRESS CONFERENCE: Digging Around in Japan's Underbelly

Wednesday, April 07, 2021, 13:00 - 14:00
Makoto Watanabe, Editor in Chief, Tokyo Investigative Newsroom Tansa 13:00-14:00 Wednesday, April 07, 2021 The speech and Q & A will be in Japanese with English interpretation Digging Around in Japan's Underbelly Makoto Watanabe was a reporter in the special investigative section at the Asahi ...

PRESS CONFERENCE Kozo Hasegawa, President of GLOBAL-DINING, INC.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021, 11:00 - 12:00
PRESS CONFERENCE Kozo Hasegawa, President of GLOBAL-DINING, INC. 11:00-12:00 Tuesday, March 30, 2021 The speech and Q & A will be in English. "Kill Bill vs. Koike: Restaurateur fights back against Tokyo's COVID-19 measures"    The operator of a restaurant famous for inspiring a fight ...

PRESS CONFERENCE: Reforming Japan's Immigration Laws

Friday, March 26, 2021, 14:00 - 15:30
Shoichi Ibusuki, Lawyer, Makoto Iwahashi, NPO Posse Yasunori Matsui, Advisor of START (Nagoya based volunteer group) 14:00-15:30 Friday, March 26, 2021 The speech and Q&A will be in English and Japanese with English interpretation The full text will be posted shortly.The government says a revised ...

Press Conference: Restoring Democracy in Myanmar

Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 15:00 - 16:00
​​​​​​​"Restoring Democracy in Myanmar" Kyaw Kyaw Soe, a Board Director of "Union of Myanmar Citizens Association in Japan"  Zaw Min Htut, President, Burmese Rohingya Association in Japan Muranushi Michimi, Professor of Gakushuin University 15:00-16:00 Tuesday, March 23, 2021 The speech and Q & A will ...