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(VIDEOS) Her Imperial Highness Crown Princess Masako of Japan Celebrates Her 53rd Birthday.

On Friday, December 9, 2016, Her Imperial Highness Crown Princess Masako of Japan celebrated her 53rd birthday. In honor of her birthday the Imperial Household Agency released new photos as well as video of the beautiful crown princess with her family, His Imperial Highness Crown Prince Naruhito of Japan and Her Imperial Highness Princess Aiko … Continue reading

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(VIDEO) TIHs Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko of Japan Visit Nagasaki.

According to Kyodo News on December 6, 2016, Their Imperial Highnesses Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko  of Japan accompanied by their son, His Imperial Highness Prince Hisahito, visited Nagasaki to see: “…relics of the 1945 U.S. atomic bombing of Nagasaki.  On his first visit to Nagasaki Prince Hisahito offered flowers at the ground zero monument … Continue reading

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(VIDEO) TIMs Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Visit the Katsushika Welfare Factory.

On December 6, 2016, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan visited the Katsushika Welfare Factory in Tokyo, Japan. During their visit to the factory, which employs individuals with disabilities, the emperor and empress met with workers preparing “…boxes of emergency food for disasters…” according to Kyodo News. Continue reading

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(VIDEO) TIMs Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Welcome the President of Singapore to Tokyo.

On the morning of Wednesday, November 30, 2016, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan accompanied by Their Imperial Highnesses Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako of Japan welcomed the President of Singapore, Mr. Tony Tan Keng Yam and his wife Ms. Mary Chee Bee Kiang, to the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, … Continue reading

(VIDEO) HIH Princess Mako of Akishino Visits Paraguay.
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(VIDEO) HIH Princess Mako of Akishino Visits Paraguay.

On Thursday, September 8, 2016, Her Imperial Highness Princess Mako of Akishino arrived at the Residencia Presidencial Mburuvichá Roga in Asunción, Paraguay, to met with the President of Paraguay, Mr. Horacio Cartes. The purpose of Princess Mako’s visit to lovely Paraguay was to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Japanese immigration to the South American country. And, that’s … Continue reading

(VIDEO) His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Meets with the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia.
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(VIDEO) His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Meets with the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia.

On September 1, 2016, His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan warmly welcomed His Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia to the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan. According to the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), the crown prince “…arrived in Tokyo late Wednesday on the third leg of his three-nation Asia tour that started … Continue reading

(VIDEOS) His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Addresses the Nation.
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(VIDEOS) His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Addresses the Nation.

On Monday, August 8, 2016, His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan addressed the people — via a pre-recorded video message — of Japan hinting that he would like to abdicate the ancient Chrysanthemum Throne.  Here is what the 82-year-old emperor had to say: “A major milestone year marking the 70th anniversary of the end of … Continue reading

(VIDEO) News Regarding Members of the Imperial Family of Japan.
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(VIDEO) News Regarding Members of the Imperial Family of Japan.

On the morning of Saturday, January 2, 2016, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan accompanied by TIHs Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako of Japan, TIHs Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko of Japan, TIHs Princess Kako and Princess Mako of Japan, TIHs Prince Hitachi and Princess Hitachi, TIHs Prince Mikasa and Princess … Continue reading

(VIDEO) TIMs Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Host New Year Greetings.
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(VIDEO) TIMs Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Host New Year Greetings.

On the afternoon of January 1, 2016, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan accompanied by Their Imperial Highnesses Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako, Their Imperial Highnesses Prince Akishino and Princess Kiko along with their two daughters, Princess Mako and Princess Kako, hosted New Year Greetings at the Imperial Palace … Continue reading