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

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

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

(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… Read More (VIDEO) HIH Princess Mako of Akishino Visits Paraguay.

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

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

HIM Empress Michiko of Japan Attends a Concert in Tokyo.

  On Sunday, July 31, 2016, Her Imperial Majesty Empress Michiko of Japan attended a concert in Tokyo, Japan, with special guest performer South Korean tenor, Mr. Bae Jae-chul. According to AFP News, Mr. Jae-chul “…lost his vocal cords after he underwent a thyroid cancer surgery in 2005 when he was in Germany but has successfully returned… Read More HIM Empress Michiko of Japan Attends a Concert in Tokyo.