Biography of the Author Michiyo Ishida

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  1. COVID-19 casts shadow over Japan's sakura season | Video
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    COVID-19 casts shadow over Japan's sakura season | Video

    The COVID-19 pandemic has not only disrupted Japan's Olympic plans. The country's sakura season has also been affected by the pandemic. People in ...
  2. Recent market sell-offs over COVID-19 may have been overdone, says expert | Video
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    Recent market sell-offs over COVID-19 may have been overdone, says expert | Video

    The global financial markets have seen violent trading in recent days as investors shun risky assets amid the coronavirus' rapid spread around the ...
  3. Tokyo Olympics: Games in full swing amid coronavirus outbreak | Video
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    Tokyo Olympics: Games in full swing amid coronavirus outbreak | Video

    The number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in Japan. Among the prefectures, Hokkaido leads with 39 confirmed cases. Tokyo is next with the ...
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    COVID-19 outbreak: Japan steps up disinfection measures at tourist spots | Video

    The outbreak of COVID-19 has seen public places and visitor attractions in Japan step up disinfection measures. Michiyo Ishida has more on the ...
  5. SIA, ANA promise passengers lower fares with joint venture | Video
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    SIA, ANA promise passengers lower fares with joint venture | Video

    Airlines worldwide are feeling the effect of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, but that did not stop Singapore Airines and Japan's All Nippon ...
  6. Japan works to improve foreign technical trainee programme | Video
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    Japan works to improve foreign technical trainee programme | Video

    As Japan seeks to bring in more foreign workers to ease its labour shortage, it is also working to improve its foreign technical trainee programme ...
  7. Japan in festive mood as New Year approaches | Video
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    Japan in festive mood as New Year approaches | Video

    With less than a week until we usher in the New Year, Japan is gearing up for the holidays. Offices will be mostly closed from Friday until ...
  8. Tokyo conducts quake drill ahead of 2020 Olympic Games | Video
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    Tokyo conducts quake drill ahead of 2020 Olympic Games | Video

    Japan sits on one of the world’s most active earthquake zones. And for the first time, a drill was held at a new venue constructed for the 2020 ...
  9. Transforming Japan: Shibuya's 'once-in-a-century' facelift | Video
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    Transforming Japan: Shibuya's 'once-in-a-century' facelift | Video

    Japan's famous Shibuya district, the area where the young and hip gather, is undergoing a rare facelift. Michiyo Ishida reports.
  10. Shinzo Abe becomes Japan’s longest-serving premier | Video
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    Shinzo Abe becomes Japan’s longest-serving premier | Video

    Shinzo Abe becomes Japan's longest-serving premier on Nov 20, surpassing the record of 2,886 days in office held by early 1900s leader Taro Katsura.