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Japan-South Korea-US Trilateral – Breaking Ice in East Asia?

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Japan-South Korea-US Trilateral – Breaking Ice in East Asia? Mr. Rajaram Panda Chennai Centre for China Studies The third Nuclear Security Summit that concluded at The Hague on 25 March may have achieved its purpose of strengthening nuclear security, reducing the continuing threat of nuclear terrorism and assessing the progress made since the Washington summit […]

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China blunders: America, Japan and South Korea ignore new air defense zone

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China blunders: America, Japan and South Korea ignore new air defense zone Joachim de Villiers and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The elites in China have installed a unilateral “air-defense identification zone” in the East China Sea without the substance to back-up their estranged policy. In other words, to paraphrase Mao Zedong, China is […]

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Japan and America rebuke China over declared air-defense identification zone

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Japan and America rebuke China over declared air-defense identification zone Michiyo Tanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe, condemned China for installing a new “air-defense identification zone” based on this policy infringing on the sovereignty of Japan. Abe made it abundantly clear that China’s policy is extremely […]

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Bunjinga (Nanga) and the impact of China and Korea upon Japanese Art: Edo Period

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Bunjinga (Nanga) and the impact of China and Korea within the Art World of Japan: Edo Period Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Bunjinga school of thought ran deep within the literati of Japan during the Edo period. Bunjin (literati) artists trace their artistic roots to the literati of China during the Song Dynasty (960-1267). However, the differences […]

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South Korean Fashion and Kpopsicle: Summer Dresses for Trendy Ladies

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South Korean Fashion and Kpopsicle: Summer Dresses for Trendy Ladies Tomoko Hara and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times Kpopsicle is a stylish online fashion store which provides amazing fashion all year round. In this article, the emphasis is on adorable summer dresses from Kpopsicle which stand out based on lovely designs, delightful color schemes and […]

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South Korean Fashion in Japan: Mixxo in the Footsteps of Forever 21, H&M and Zara

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South Korean Fashion in Japan: Mixxo in the Footsteps of Forever 21, H&M and Zara Ri Kuk-Chol and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times Throughout Japan major fashion brands like Forever 21, H&M and Zara continue to attract much attention because all three companies are highly desired by hip fashion lovers. The above three brands provide a […]

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China and Japan Play Cat and Mouse over Disputed Territory but do any Cats Exist?

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China and Japan Play Cat and Mouse over Disputed Territory but do any Cats Exist? Hiroshi Saito and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times China and Japan continue to play cat and mouse over the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu territory which neither can claim based on history. Japan had no qualms in recognizing Kosovo under Albanian rule […]

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Agora Gallery in New York and the Exhibition of Fine Arts from Asia: East Meets West

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Agora Gallery in New York and the Exhibition of Fine Arts from Asia: East Meets West Tomoko Hara and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Agora Gallery is holding three current art exhibitions whereby domestic and international artists are on show. Each exhibition appeals to three different themes which flow through the diversity of […]

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South Korea Fashion for Ladies and the Vibes of Japan and America with Kpopsicle

South Korea Fashion for Ladies and the Vibes of Japan and America with Kpopsicle Kanako Itamae and Sarah Deschamps Modern Tokyo Times  Kpopsicle (http://kpopsicle.com) is an amazing online fashion store which caters for stylish ladies who want to connect with the vibes of South Korea, America and Japan. Of course, the styles of these buzzing nations appeal […]

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Nuclear Test by North Korea and need for a Quietist Japan: US and South Korea condemn Pyongyang

Nuclear Test by North Korea and need for a Quietist Japan: US and South Korea condemn Pyongyang Joachim de Villiers and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times North Korea is once more being deemed to be involved in international brinkmanship according to reports that stress that this nation successfully carried out a nuclear test underground. […]

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