May 2014

U.S. Voices Hope for Further Defense Talks with Tokyo, Seoul

Japan Times, May 1st 

How Japan Has Perfected Hospitality Culture

Wall Street Journal, May 1st 

Godzilla's Back, with Moral Authority

New York Times, May 1st 

Japan Considers Tax Break to Promote Investment, Help Companies: Report 

Reuters, May 2nd 

Little Tokyo Inc.: Torrance Loses Toyota Motor Sales (1957-2014)

Rafu Shimpo, May 2nd 

KCET, Union Bank Name 2014 Local Heroes 

Rafu Shimpo, May 4th 

Earthquake Jolts Tokyo, No Tsunami Warning 

Reuters, May 4th 

Don't Balk on Next Tax Hike: IMF

Japan Times, May 5th 

Obama, Members of Congress Proclaim APA Heritage Month 

Rafu Shimpo, May 6th 

U.S. to Brief Pacific Trade Partners on Japan Talks

Reuters, May 7th

'Heart Mountain' Doc Wins Award; Expanded Version to Air May 10th  

Rafu Shimpo, May 7th 

Tokyo's Commercial Property Market is on Top of the World 

Wall Street Journal, May 8th 

Japanese Anime Star Doraemon Finally Makes U.S. Debut

Wall Street Journal, May 9th 

Former U.S. Ambassador Roos to Join Sony Board 

Wall Street Journal, May 13th 

Lower House Panel Approves U.S. Fingerprint Data Exchange Deal 

Japan Times, May 14th 

Senior Japan, South Korea Diplomats to Meet Thursday

Japan Today, May 14th 

Three Things to Watch in Japan's GDP Release 

Wall Street Journal 

Kennedy Vows U.S. Help to Japan for Fukushima Nuclear Clean-Up 

Reuters, May 14th

Five Takeaways from Japan's GDP 

Wall Street Journal, May 14th

Key Abe Panel Says Japan Should Exercise Right of Collective Self-Defense

Japan Times, May 15th

Japan's Economy Grows at Fastest Rate in 3 Years

New York Times, May 15th 

A Sponge Cake's Long, Strange Trip : Germany to Denver, Via Japan 

NPR, May 15th 

Book Review: "Bending Adversity"

New York Times, May 16th 

'Japanese American Lives' Review: Survival, Pride and Love 

SF Gate, May 17th 

Yahoo Japan's About-Face Reveals SoftBank Quirks 

Wall Street Journal, May 20th 

Japanese School Says it Won't Be Kinki Anymore 

NPR, May 21st 

Mizkan Buys Up Ragu, Bertolli Sauce Brands

Japan Times, May 23rd 

Nice Monster! New 'Godzilla' Fuses American and Japanese Beasts 

Christian Science Monitor, May 23rd 

How Yokohama Led the Way in Day Care 

Wall Street Journal, May 23rd 

Japanese American Memorial Group Reaches $100,000 Fundraising Goal

SM Mirror, May 23rd 

Registration Open for Manzanar Reunion

Rafu Shimpo, May 26th 

Abe's Strategy: Rearrange Region's Power Balance

Wall Street Journal, May 26th 

Abe Joins Caroline Kennedy in 'Womenomics' Push 

Wall Street Journal, May 27th 

Japan Says 'Aloha' to Hawaiian Food

Japan Times, May 27th 

Japan April Retail Sales Tumble After Tax hike, Rebound May Take Time

Reuters, May 28th 

'Legacy of Heart Mountain' to Air in Bay Area 

Rafu Shimpo, May 28th 

Abe Speech to Lay Out Asia Security Vision 

Wall Street Journal, May 29th 

Japan's Demography: The Incredible Shrinking Country

Economist, May 29th