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A Japanese Book about the Armenian Animation

A Japanese Book about the Armenian Anima...

19-05-2017 The Embassy of the Republic of Armenia in Japan and several Japanese websites inform that there was published the illustrated book of Satoru Otsuka “Armenian Animation Films”, where for the first time there is presented the Soviet and modern Armenian cartoon art. In separate small chapters the reader gets acquainted with the best works of the Armenian animation since 1938, the first Armenian cartoon “The Dog and the Cat” shot by Lev Atamanov up to “The Lazy Hoori” film-fairy tale-musical screened up in 2016. The other chapters are “The Priest and...
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“Sabre Dance” reached Tokyo: A Film about Aram Khachaturyan will be released in Tokyo

“Sabre Dance” reached Tokyo: A Film abou...

The director of the film about the great composer is Yusup Razikov. Russian actor of the Armenian origin Hambardzum Kabanyan is starring. YEREVAN, April 21–Sputnik. The film “Sabre Dance” about the great Armenian composer Aram Khachaturyan will be released in Japan at the end of July. This was announced on Facebook by the general producer of the film Ruben Dishdishyan. “It’s unbelievable! The film, which we made with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Russia, National Cinema Center of Armenia and DMH studio, will be released in Japan. Thanks to everyone...
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For the Information of the Citizens Subject to Conscription for the Compulsory Military Service in the RA Armed Forces

For the Information of the Citizens Subj...

07 May, 2020 The citizens subject to the conscription for the compulsory military service in the RA Armed Forces, who because of the restrictions and absence of air communication imposed by the pandemic, were not able to return to the motherland on time in order to appear at the military commissariat of their place of registration, should send their data to the following email armembjapan@mfa.am in order to regulate further legal proceedings and if possible to arrange their transportation to the Republic of Armenia. In the letter to the Embassy it is necessary to mention...
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A Book in Japanese About the Capital of ...

A book in Japanese about Armenia. By the way, you can get the book free of charge by May 5. Perhaps it would be useful for the learners of...
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Japanese NHK news Channel

Japanese NHK news Channel

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The Armenian Marash Embroidery through t...

Vardanyan Anna 04.18 · 2020 “It is necessary for the Japanese to realize that there are many things to learn from the secrets of the Armenian embroidery”. Mie Ishi It’s a great pleasure when people are interested in Armenia, in the historical-cultural heritage of the Armenian nation, when they value it. This time I introduce to you a friend of the Armenian nation Mrs. Mie Ishi, who is considered one of the best specialists of fabric restoration in the world. She has visited Armenia for many times and has summed up her impressions in different scientific articles....
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Japanese Duduk lovers started the initia...

Ճապոնացի դուդուկասերները սկսել են “Duduk Japan” նախագիծը Ճապոնիայում հայկական երաժշտությունն ու դուդուկը խթանելու համար։ Japanese Duduk lovers started the initiative “Duduk Japan” to promote Armenian music and Duduk in Japan! the material is taken...
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The Article of Japanese Studies

Thanks to Anna Vardanyan for the provision of the...
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Statement of the Foreign Ministry of Armenia on restrictions enforced within the framework of prevention of novel coronavirus

Statement of the Foreign Ministry of Arm...

28 March, 2020 As part of the global fight against the novel coronavirus, different countries restricted and continue to restrict the access to their airspace and the air communication, which have complicated the arrangement of our citizens’ return to Armenia. In this regard, we urge our citizens to check the availability of transit flights in advance. Additionally, according to the decision of the government of the Russian Federation, further on, departing and arriving flights between the airports of Russian Federation and foreign airports carrying out the return of...
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The President and the Ambassador of Japan have discussed the Situation Caused by the Coronavirus

The President and the Ambassador of Japa...

The President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sargsyan has received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan to Armenia Jun Yamada. The Department of Information and Public Relations of the President informs that the interlocutors exchanged thoughts about the practical components of the Armenian-Japanese cooperation taking into consideration today’s situation caused by the spreading of new coronavirus, as well as the future projects. The ambassador Yamada presented the situation in Japan and the measures related to it. There were discussed the...
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Tokyo Olympic Games Have Been Postponed Because of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Tokyo Olympic Games Have Been Postponed ...

24.03.2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games, the launch of which was envisaged on July 24, have been moved to the summer of 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic. This is announced from the International Olympic Committee. Earlier the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe had asked IOC to postpone the Olympic Games. He had said that Tokyo would conduct the Olympic and Paralympic Games as a sign of victory over the coronavirus. “I have suggested postponing the Olympic Games for a year and the President of IOC Thomas Bach completely agreed with me”, he said. “This will allow...
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A Boy with an Armenian Name in Japan: Wh...

Thanks to Artsvi Bakhchinyan for the provision of the material! translated from Armenian into English...
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Agarak 1 (Video)

translated from Armenian into English by M.Vardanyan
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The Japanese Have Staged and Shot the Fairy-tale “The Liar” by the Famous Armenian Writer Hovhannes Tumanyan

The Japanese Have Staged and Shot the Fa...

On March 4, 2020, with the suggestion of the embassy the pupils of the sixth form of Hisawa school of Minami Adzyu Town staged and recorded the fairy-tale “The Liar” by Hovhannes Tumanyan. On March 10, in “Fukushima Minpo” daily newspaper there was published an article about it, praising the literary heritage of Hovhannes Tumanyan. In summer Minami Adzyu is hosting the Olympic Team of Armenia. the material is taken from Embassy of Armenia to Japan ・駐日アルメニア共和国大使館 translated from Armenian into English...
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National Center of Chamber Music will be replenished with New Musical Instruments

National Center of Chamber Music will be...

17:39, 26 February, 2020 YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 26, ARMENPRESS: During this year within the frameworks of “Grassroots” cultural grant support project of the Government of Japan, National Center of Chamber Music will acquire Japanese Yamaha brand grand piano, tympanums, drums, xylophone, glockenspiel and other instruments, the availability of which will allow to appear before the music lovers with a bigger and various repertoire. the material is taken from https://armenpress.am translated from Armenian into English...
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Training in Japan: A Man Cannot Respond to What He Cannot Imagine

Training in Japan: A Man Cannot Respond ...

24.02.2020 From February 11 to 20, 2020 six representatives of different subdivisions of MES RA, four journalists from four media were trained in Japan in the frameworks of “Disaster Risk Reduction Crisis Communication and Public Awareness Improvement” Project carried out with the joint efforts of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). The head of the team was Deputy Minister Arkadi Balyan. This was already the third training carried out by this project. The first two trainings were conducted in Yerevan, in...
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There is a Need for Useful Information Before and After a Disaster

There is a Need for Useful Information B...

With the joint efforts of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of RA and Japan International Cooperation Agency, during the period February 2019 – January 2022 in Armenia there will be implemented “Disaster Risk Reduction Crisis Communication and Public Awareness Improvement” Project, which aims at providing population with accurate and appropriate information about the disaster. And for this purpose it is necessary to develop and strengthen crisis communication capabilities of mass media. During the first stage of the project – February 2019-January 2020, there...
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The 60th Anniversary of the Emperor of Japan (Video)

The 60th Anniversary of the Emperor of J...

On February 21, 2020, from 18:30 to 20:30 p.m. at “Armenia Marriot Hotel” they celebrated the 60th anniversary of the Emperor of Japan Naruhito. Author: H. Muradyan translated from Armenian into English...
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The Celebration of Setsubun 2020 at IROHA Center (Video)

The Celebration of Setsubun 2020 at IROH...

On February 14, 2020 at IROHA center they again celebrated Setsubun. At first two students from the center with the slide-show on Setsubun holiday written with the Japanese explanations presented in Armenian to the audience that had gathered. Then the attendees were divided into two groups and in two separate rooms made ehomaki with their own hands, of course, with the instructions of the teacher. After that the two groups looking together in the direction of the New Year and keeping silence ate their ehomaki. After that there was the ceremony of mamemaki. After a...
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There is Envisaged the Visit of the Special Adviser to the Prime Minister of Japan Mr. Eichi Hasegwa to Armenia

There is Envisaged the Visit of the Spec...

Deputy Minister of Economy of RA Mr. Varos Simonyan has received the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Armenia Mr. Jun Yamada.This was announced by the Department of Information and Public Relations of the Ministry of Economy of RA. During the meeting there were discussed agenda and organizational issues related to the visit of the delegation to Armenia headed by the special adviser to the Prime Minister of Japan Mr. Eichi Hasegawa, which is envisaged this year in March. The main purpose of the visit of the delegation headed by Mr....