Tokyo Wins Race to Host 2020 Olympics

Tokyo was chosen to host the 2020 Summer Olympics on Saturday, beating Istanbul and Madrid at the International Olympic Committee’s general session in Buenos...

A Greek Taverna in Tokyo

Translated by Anna Maria Delinasiou I found myself in the country of the rising sun. I was a guest at a Japanese friend’s house and...

Greek-Japanese Christos Makiyama Talks about How He Experienced the Devastating 8.9-Magnitude Earthquake

wxfnWFRxVAk Christos Makiyama, a Greek-Japanese resident of Yokohama - a city about 15 miles south of Tokyo- talks about how he experienced the 8.9 magnitude...

Tokyo Honors Nikos Kazantzakis

The Greece-Japan Center in cooperation with the International Society of Friends of Nikos Kazantzakis and the Japan-Greece Society have organized an event for May...

Greek Professor of Computational Mechanics of Structures Distinguished by Japanese University of Kyushu

A Greek Professor, Nikos Aravas, specializing in computational mechanics of structures at the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the University of Thessaly, was presented...

Ancient Greek Comedy by Tokyo University Students

The ancient theater club at Tokyo University has organized the production of “Epitrepontes” an ancient Greek comedy by Menander which will be presented for...

Japan Forum on International Relations Urges Nation’s Acceptance for Skilled Immigration

A leading international think tank is urging Japan to open up its traditionally restrictive immigration system to incoming skilled immigration. The proposal by the Japan...

Α Journey to the Land of Immortals; 4,000 Years of Greek Treasures

The largest exhibition that has ever been organized in Japan, will contain Greek showpieces exclusively from Greek museums and will take place in three...

Greek Ceramic Treasures Display in Tokyo

The tenth Louvre - DNP Museum Lab presentation in Tokyo invites visitors to discover the art of Ancient Greece's civilization, which had a significant...

Revisiting Greek Tragedy on the Modern Stage

The community "Greeks of Japan," a website created to unite the Greeks and people interested in Greece and live in Japan, is organizing a...