This week in Japan: 2016/8/20-26

投稿者: | 2016年8月26日

– At the ending ceremony of 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro Prime Minister Abe and Tokyo Metropolitan Governor Koike Yuriko were featured as the tops of the host city & country of the next Olympic Games in Tokyo. Koike was dressed in Japanese traditional Kimono and Abe appeared in a costume of Mario, worldwide famous video game character made in Japan.
– Two successive typhoons swept eastern Japan. They brought heavy rains both in Tokyo Metropolitan Area and Hokkaido.