Japan

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, together with his wife Nouneh Sarkissian, attended the enthronement ceremony of new Emperor of Japan Naruhito in Tokyo on October 22, the Presidential Office reported. The[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met on October 17 with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Special Advisor Eiichi Hasegawa, the Prime Minister’s Office said. The special advisor to the prime minister of Japan[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator TOKYO — Wheat bread was introduced for the first time to the rice-eating Japanese people in the 16th century by Portuguese missionaries. Because of Japan’s complete isolation from[...]

LOS ANGELES — The Western Diocese of the Armenian Church and the Consulate General of Japan in Los Angeles, supported by the Little Tokyo Service Center, the Japanese American National Museum, and the Japanese American Cultural and[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The Tumo Center for Creative Technologies — a free of charge digital media learning hub in Armenia — is opening a branch in Tokyo, Japan, according to a Facebook post by the center on September 10. A[...]

SAN FRANCISCO — For many of us, delving into history is interesting, but when that history involves a family member, it is that much more intimate as well as intimidating. Mimi Malayan, the great-granddaughter of Diana Apgar, has made a[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/TOKYO — I met Dr. Christina L. Ahmadjian last April 3 at the Armenian State University of Economics, while attending her lecture titled “Japanese Miracle: Challenges and[...]

WATERTOWN — The Armenian Museum of America unveiled a new exhibit on April 24 called “In the Shadow of Branches.” The exhibit, in the Adele and Haig Der Manuelian galleries, presents the work of two women, a diplomat and an artist.[...]