Noteworthy Press Releases from Japan

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This page introduces noteworthy press releases for the foreign press.

The FPCJ helps build connections between foreign press researching stories about specific topics and regions in Japan, and organizations including businesses, universities, and government at the local and national level.

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Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO)
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    [JNTO] The Hokuriku Shinkansen from Tokyo Extends its Line to Beautiful Fukui Prefecture Starting March 16th

    The Hokuriku region is located on the northwestern part of Japan’s main island of Honshu and is known for its all-seasons appeal - spectacular cherry blossoms destinations, pleasant summers, vibrant autumn colors and snowy winters. The Hokuriku Shinkansen’s current terminus is historical Kanazawa City, known for its well-preserved Edo-era districts, traditional tea houses, and beautifully lands...

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    [JNTO] Japan Tourism Topics

    1.    Bold and Beautiful Ginza-Pop Designs at The Royal Park Hotel Ginza 6-chome, Opening May 30, Tokyo In the heart of Tokyo's upscale Ginza district, the vibrant and modern the Royal Park Hotel Ginza 6-chome is set to open its doors on May 30th. Weaving the iconic willow trees and ginkgo-lined streets of Ginza into the traditional color schemes and motifs of the Kabuki-za theater, it creates...

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    [JNTO] Amuse Yourself at Japan’s Immersive, One-of-a-Kind Theme Parks

    Enter worlds of wonder at Japan’s many exciting theme parks. Whether you want to experience the latest cutting-edge technology, ride roller coasters that provide magnificent views, or become a samurai for a day, there’s a park in Japan that can give you exactly what you want. Enhance your next trip to some of the most popular tourist centers and hidden gems around the country by swinging by a o...

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    [JNTO] Japan Tourism Topics

    1. Unlocking the Wonders of Fukui with the New Hokuriku Shinkansen Stops Opening March 16, Fukui The Hokuriku Shinkansen (bullet train) which ends at Kanazawa at the moment will be extended to Tsuruga from March 16th, creating new opportunities to easily visit charming places like Fukui City from Tokyo (2 hours and 51 minutes minimum). Nearby Fukui City are enchanting attractions like the Toji...

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    [JNTO] Exclusive Japan: Luxurious Destinations and Unique Experiences Awaiting Travelers

    Seasoned travelers know that to truly know a place, you have to do more than simply visit a location, see a few sites and taste the local specialties. One also needs to understand the history of their destination, its secrets and all the little details that make that particular place genuinely unique. There are plenty of fascinating locales in Japan – a country blessed by natural landscapes str...

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