Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Go Go Nihongo! Volume #3: Niko Niko & Niya Niya

“Niko niko” and “niya niya” are used to describe smiling expressions. However, although they bear a striking resemblance in terms of pronunciation, the underlying meaning...

Japanese Companies in Malaysia: Recruitment

Roland Manufacturing Malaysia Sdn Bhd (1225527-P) Roland Group is engaged in electronic musical instruments business. Roland Manufacturing Malaysia Sdn Bhd is the Roland Group’s first...

Go Go Nihongo! Volume #2: Koro Koro & Goro Goro

There is a Japanese nursery rhyme called: “Donguri Korokoro” (The Falling Acorn) In this song, an acorn falls off the tree and rolls into a pond....

Spot The Difference: KANTO VS KANSAI

Spot The Difference: Think of cities in Japan, and the two biggest cities come to mind - Tokyo and Osaka. Do you know that there...

Japan and its Comical Representatives

What is Yuru-kyara? Yuru-kyara are known as mascot characters in Japan, created by companies and organizations to promote a place, region, event, organisation or business....

Go Go Nihongo! Volume #1: Doki Doki

Are you a fan of Japanese comics, or as we call them, manga? Apart from the characters’ dialogues, you might have noticed lots of quirky sound...

JAPAN ALUMNI ENEWS: Introduction of Current International Students

The reason I chose Japan as a place to study was to make use of my language skills while studying more in a field...

Top 2018 Japanese YouTubers You Should Know About

Kid's Line Kid's Line is a YouTube channel solely dedicated to kids and families. Niichan, a 10 year old girl and Konkun, a 7 year...

JAPAN ALUMNI ENEWS

Foreign Workers in Japan at 1.28 Million, Highest Ever Figure According to the statistics released by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare as of...

PURIKURA: Not Your Standard Photobooth

Japanese Purikura's (photo booth) has been very popular over the decades, and has recently made its way overseas. These fancy photo booths are very...
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