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Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.

  • Wednesday, October 23
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Thursday, October 24
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Britain's Advertising Standards Authority has introduced new rules on gender stereotyping. Guy Parker, its chief executive, discusses why 2 TV adverts broke the rules and other issues.
  • Thursday, October 24
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Thursday, October 24
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Britain's Advertising Standards Authority has introduced new rules on gender stereotyping. Guy Parker, its chief executive, discusses why 2 TV adverts broke the rules and other issues.
  • Thursday, October 24
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Britain's Advertising Standards Authority has introduced new rules on gender stereotyping. Guy Parker, its chief executive, discusses why 2 TV adverts broke the rules and other issues.
  • Thursday, October 24
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Thursday, October 24
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Britain's Advertising Standards Authority has introduced new rules on gender stereotyping. Guy Parker, its chief executive, discusses why 2 TV adverts broke the rules and other issues.
  • Thursday, October 24
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Friday, October 25
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Lee So-hyun, the founder of a company supporting people with autism, looks forward to a time when individuals with autism are accepted, feel comfortable, and can fully play their part in society.
  • Friday, October 25
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Friday, October 25
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Lee So-hyun, the founder of a company supporting people with autism, looks forward to a time when individuals with autism are accepted, feel comfortable, and can fully play their part in society.
  • Friday, October 25
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Lee So-hyun, the founder of a company supporting people with autism, looks forward to a time when individuals with autism are accepted, feel comfortable, and can fully play their part in society.
  • Friday, October 25
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Friday, October 25
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Lee So-hyun, the founder of a company supporting people with autism, looks forward to a time when individuals with autism are accepted, feel comfortable, and can fully play their part in society.
  • Sunday, October 27
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Fisheries scientist Shigeharu Senoo was the first to successfully cultivate Tiger GG. The fish is savored throughout Asia and is now more affordable than ever. Senoo explains the role of fish farming.
  • Monday, October 28
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    For more than 20 years, architectural designer Karl Bengs has been restoring old folk houses in depopulated areas of Japan as part of an effort to revitalize communities. What drives him?
  • Monday, October 28
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Fisheries scientist Shigeharu Senoo was the first to successfully cultivate Tiger GG. The fish is savored throughout Asia and is now more affordable than ever. Senoo explains the role of fish farming.
  • Monday, October 28
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    For more than 20 years, architectural designer Karl Bengs has been restoring old folk houses in depopulated areas of Japan as part of an effort to revitalize communities. What drives him?
  • Monday, October 28
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    For more than 20 years, architectural designer Karl Bengs has been restoring old folk houses in depopulated areas of Japan as part of an effort to revitalize communities. What drives him?
  • Monday, October 28
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Fisheries scientist Shigeharu Senoo was the first to successfully cultivate Tiger GG. The fish is savored throughout Asia and is now more affordable than ever. Senoo explains the role of fish farming.
  • Monday, October 28
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    For more than 20 years, architectural designer Karl Bengs has been restoring old folk houses in depopulated areas of Japan as part of an effort to revitalize communities. What drives him?
  • Monday, October 28
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Tuesday, October 29
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned architect Toyo Ito seeks not only to refine design and function, but also build architecture that understands how people actually live. What is his vision for architecture?
  • Tuesday, October 29
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Tuesday, October 29
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned architect Toyo Ito seeks not only to refine design and function, but also build architecture that understands how people actually live. What is his vision for architecture?
  • Tuesday, October 29
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned architect Toyo Ito seeks not only to refine design and function, but also build architecture that understands how people actually live. What is his vision for architecture?
  • Tuesday, October 29
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Tuesday, October 29
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned architect Toyo Ito seeks not only to refine design and function, but also build architecture that understands how people actually live. What is his vision for architecture?
  • Tuesday, October 29
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 30
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Delia Ferreira Rubio represents an international NGO that aims to eliminate crimes such as bribery and embezzlement worldwide. How can we prevent corruption, which she says undermines our daily lives?
  • Wednesday, October 30
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 30
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Delia Ferreira Rubio represents an international NGO that aims to eliminate crimes such as bribery and embezzlement worldwide. How can we prevent corruption, which she says undermines our daily lives?
  • Wednesday, October 30
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Delia Ferreira Rubio represents an international NGO that aims to eliminate crimes such as bribery and embezzlement worldwide. How can we prevent corruption, which she says undermines our daily lives?
  • Wednesday, October 30
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 30
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Delia Ferreira Rubio represents an international NGO that aims to eliminate crimes such as bribery and embezzlement worldwide. How can we prevent corruption, which she says undermines our daily lives?
  • Wednesday, October 30
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 31
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    (JIB)Direct and in-depth. Interviews exploring the minds and motivations of the leaders, visionaries, artists and entrepreneurs who are changing our world.(NEP)Direct Talk is an in-depth interview pro
  • Thursday, October 31
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 31
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    (JIB)Direct and in-depth. Interviews exploring the minds and motivations of the leaders, visionaries, artists and entrepreneurs who are changing our world.(NEP)Direct Talk is an in-depth interview pro
  • Thursday, October 31
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    (JIB)Direct and in-depth. Interviews exploring the minds and motivations of the leaders, visionaries, artists and entrepreneurs who are changing our world.(NEP)Direct Talk is an in-depth interview pro
  • Thursday, October 31
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 31
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    (JIB)Direct and in-depth. Interviews exploring the minds and motivations of the leaders, visionaries, artists and entrepreneurs who are changing our world.(NEP)Direct Talk is an in-depth interview pro
  • Thursday, October 31
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    By examining a company's environmental, social, and governance when analyzing potential stocks, financial advisor Lauren Compere is helping investors make socially responsible investing decisions.
  • Friday, November 1
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Robert Riener founded the Cybathlon, a global contest spurring the development of robotic assistive devices for people with disabilities. What role can robotics play in creating a diverse society?
  • Friday, November 1
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    By examining a company's environmental, social, and governance when analyzing potential stocks, financial advisor Lauren Compere is helping investors make socially responsible investing decisions.
  • Friday, November 1
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Robert Riener founded the Cybathlon, a global contest spurring the development of robotic assistive devices for people with disabilities. What role can robotics play in creating a diverse society?
  • Friday, November 1
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Robert Riener founded the Cybathlon, a global contest spurring the development of robotic assistive devices for people with disabilities. What role can robotics play in creating a diverse society?
  • Friday, November 1
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    By examining a company's environmental, social, and governance when analyzing potential stocks, financial advisor Lauren Compere is helping investors make socially responsible investing decisions.
  • Friday, November 1
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Robert Riener founded the Cybathlon, a global contest spurring the development of robotic assistive devices for people with disabilities. What role can robotics play in creating a diverse society?
  • Sunday, November 3
    4:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Monday, November 4
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Twinbird is an electric appliance maker based in a Niigata city known for craftsmanship. We speak with CEO Shigeaki Nomizu about listening to every comment from the customer, no matter how small.
  • Monday, November 4
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Monday, November 4
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Twinbird is an electric appliance maker based in a Niigata city known for craftsmanship. We speak with CEO Shigeaki Nomizu about listening to every comment from the customer, no matter how small.
  • Monday, November 4
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Twinbird is an electric appliance maker based in a Niigata city known for craftsmanship. We speak with CEO Shigeaki Nomizu about listening to every comment from the customer, no matter how small.
  • Monday, November 4
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Monday, November 4
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Twinbird is an electric appliance maker based in a Niigata city known for craftsmanship. We speak with CEO Shigeaki Nomizu about listening to every comment from the customer, no matter how small.
  • Monday, November 4
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    The Suwada Blacksmith Works makes sharp, high-quality nail clippers that are used everywhere from salons to medical clinics. The firm was heavily in debt, but Tomoyuki Kobayashi turned things around.
  • Tuesday, November 5
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned dancer Kaiji Moriyama is known for out-of-the-box dances where he uses his body to express abstract concepts like "katana" and "human viscera." What does dance mean to him?
  • Tuesday, November 5
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    The Suwada Blacksmith Works makes sharp, high-quality nail clippers that are used everywhere from salons to medical clinics. The firm was heavily in debt, but Tomoyuki Kobayashi turned things around.
  • Tuesday, November 5
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned dancer Kaiji Moriyama is known for out-of-the-box dances where he uses his body to express abstract concepts like "katana" and "human viscera." What does dance mean to him?
  • Tuesday, November 5
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned dancer Kaiji Moriyama is known for out-of-the-box dances where he uses his body to express abstract concepts like "katana" and "human viscera." What does dance mean to him?
  • Tuesday, November 5
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    The Suwada Blacksmith Works makes sharp, high-quality nail clippers that are used everywhere from salons to medical clinics. The firm was heavily in debt, but Tomoyuki Kobayashi turned things around.
  • Tuesday, November 5
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Internationally renowned dancer Kaiji Moriyama is known for out-of-the-box dances where he uses his body to express abstract concepts like "katana" and "human viscera." What does dance mean to him?
  • Tuesday, November 5
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Nobel laureate and author Svetlana Alexievich of Belarus has unblinkingly covered historical events like WW2 and the Chernobyl disaster. She speaks on her work to tell truths behind the facts.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Nobel laureate and author Svetlana Alexievich of Belarus has unblinkingly covered historical events like WW2 and the Chernobyl disaster. She speaks on her work to tell truths behind the facts.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Nobel laureate and author Svetlana Alexievich of Belarus has unblinkingly covered historical events like WW2 and the Chernobyl disaster. She speaks on her work to tell truths behind the facts.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 6
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Nobel Prize in Literature winner, Svetlana Alexievich, expressed the hardships endured in the Soviet Era through eyewitness testimonials. She shares stories of life in a post-Soviet world.
  • Thursday, November 7
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kiko Matthews from UK broke a world record when she rowed solo across the Atlantic, just 6 months after having brain surgery. She raised thousands of pounds for the hospital that had saved her life.
  • Thursday, November 7
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Nobel Prize in Literature winner, Svetlana Alexievich, expressed the hardships endured in the Soviet Era through eyewitness testimonials. She shares stories of life in a post-Soviet world.
  • Thursday, November 7
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Kiko Matthews from UK broke a world record when she rowed solo across the Atlantic, just 6 months after having brain surgery. She raised thousands of pounds for the hospital that had saved her life.
  • Thursday, November 7
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kiko Matthews from UK broke a world record when she rowed solo across the Atlantic, just 6 months after having brain surgery. She raised thousands of pounds for the hospital that had saved her life.
  • Thursday, November 7
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Nobel Prize in Literature winner, Svetlana Alexievich, expressed the hardships endured in the Soviet Era through eyewitness testimonials. She shares stories of life in a post-Soviet world.
  • Thursday, November 7
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Kiko Matthews from UK broke a world record when she rowed solo across the Atlantic, just 6 months after having brain surgery. She raised thousands of pounds for the hospital that had saved her life.
  • Thursday, November 7
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Chinese lawyer Tang Shuai uses sign language to protect the legal rights of his clients who have hearing difficulties. He hopes for a law-abiding society that is more considerate to their needs.
  • Friday, November 8
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, November 8
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Chinese lawyer Tang Shuai uses sign language to protect the legal rights of his clients who have hearing difficulties. He hopes for a law-abiding society that is more considerate to their needs.
  • Friday, November 8
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, November 8
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, November 8
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Chinese lawyer Tang Shuai uses sign language to protect the legal rights of his clients who have hearing difficulties. He hopes for a law-abiding society that is more considerate to their needs.
  • Friday, November 8
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Sunday, November 10
    4:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Yanagiya has a 70% global share of the machines that produce "surimi" crab sticks. We talk with company president Yoshio Yanagiya about making imitation crab that tastes just like the real thing.
  • Monday, November 11
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 11
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Yanagiya has a 70% global share of the machines that produce "surimi" crab sticks. We talk with company president Yoshio Yanagiya about making imitation crab that tastes just like the real thing.
  • Monday, November 11
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 11
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 11
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Yanagiya has a 70% global share of the machines that produce "surimi" crab sticks. We talk with company president Yoshio Yanagiya about making imitation crab that tastes just like the real thing.
  • Monday, November 11
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 11
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Balmuda's hit appliances include a fan that generates a natural breeze and a toaster that makes perfect toast. Founder Gen Terao talks about the company's nonconventional product development process.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Balmuda's hit appliances include a fan that generates a natural breeze and a toaster that makes perfect toast. Founder Gen Terao talks about the company's nonconventional product development process.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Balmuda's hit appliances include a fan that generates a natural breeze and a toaster that makes perfect toast. Founder Gen Terao talks about the company's nonconventional product development process.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 12
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Bill Nye leads the international non-profit Planetary Society and talks about the vital role that private groups can play in the advancement of space exploration and planetary science.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Bill Nye leads the international non-profit Planetary Society and talks about the vital role that private groups can play in the advancement of space exploration and planetary science.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Bill Nye leads the international non-profit Planetary Society and talks about the vital role that private groups can play in the advancement of space exploration and planetary science.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 13
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Dhammananda is a Thai Buddhist monk working to achieve gender equality in religion. She talks about how exclusion of others impacts society and how inclusive thinking could change the world.
  • Thursday, November 14
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 14
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Dhammananda is a Thai Buddhist monk working to achieve gender equality in religion. She talks about how exclusion of others impacts society and how inclusive thinking could change the world.
  • Thursday, November 14
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 14
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 14
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Dhammananda is a Thai Buddhist monk working to achieve gender equality in religion. She talks about how exclusion of others impacts society and how inclusive thinking could change the world.
  • Thursday, November 14
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 14
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Chaebol Company like Samsung brought rapid economic growth, but also disparities and its dependency in Korea. Prof. Chang, a Chaebol specialist, thinks structural reform is required for true growth.
  • Friday, November 15
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, November 15
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Chaebol Company like Samsung brought rapid economic growth, but also disparities and its dependency in Korea. Prof. Chang, a Chaebol specialist, thinks structural reform is required for true growth.
  • Friday, November 15
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, November 15
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, November 15
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Chaebol Company like Samsung brought rapid economic growth, but also disparities and its dependency in Korea. Prof. Chang, a Chaebol specialist, thinks structural reform is required for true growth.
  • Friday, November 15
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Sunday, November 17
    4:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Nicolai Bergmann creates flower arrangements that combine elements of Denmark, where he was born, and Japan, where he is based. He recently held exhibitions at a series of shrines. What drives him?
  • Monday, November 18
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Artist Riusuke Fukahori uses a self-developed process to paint lifelike three-dimensional goldfish. His work has garnered him fans around the world. How does he breathe life into his creations?
  • Monday, November 18
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Nicolai Bergmann creates flower arrangements that combine elements of Denmark, where he was born, and Japan, where he is based. He recently held exhibitions at a series of shrines. What drives him?
  • Monday, November 18
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Artist Riusuke Fukahori uses a self-developed process to paint lifelike three-dimensional goldfish. His work has garnered him fans around the world. How does he breathe life into his creations?
  • Monday, November 18
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Artist Riusuke Fukahori uses a self-developed process to paint lifelike three-dimensional goldfish. His work has garnered him fans around the world. How does he breathe life into his creations?
  • Monday, November 18
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Nicolai Bergmann creates flower arrangements that combine elements of Denmark, where he was born, and Japan, where he is based. He recently held exhibitions at a series of shrines. What drives him?
  • Monday, November 18
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Artist Riusuke Fukahori uses a self-developed process to paint lifelike three-dimensional goldfish. His work has garnered him fans around the world. How does he breathe life into his creations?
  • Monday, November 18
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    The large-scale water tanks made by Nippura can be found at aquariums in over 60 countries. We speak with president Tetsuhiro Shikiyama about his company's world-beating craftsmanship.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    The large-scale water tanks made by Nippura can be found at aquariums in over 60 countries. We speak with president Tetsuhiro Shikiyama about his company's world-beating craftsmanship.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    The large-scale water tanks made by Nippura can be found at aquariums in over 60 countries. We speak with president Tetsuhiro Shikiyama about his company's world-beating craftsmanship.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 19
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    The Benetton Group is globally known for fashion. Its co-founder Luciano Benetton, now in his 80's, has returned to lead the company's apparel division. He speaks on his bold vision for the brand.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    The Benetton Group is globally known for fashion. Its co-founder Luciano Benetton, now in his 80's, has returned to lead the company's apparel division. He speaks on his bold vision for the brand.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    The Benetton Group is globally known for fashion. Its co-founder Luciano Benetton, now in his 80's, has returned to lead the company's apparel division. He speaks on his bold vision for the brand.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 20
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    The outstanding Russian entrepreneur Elena Shifrina talks about the very first all-natural healthy snack bars she launched in Russia and shares her views on the future of global food culture.
  • Thursday, November 21
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 21
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    The outstanding Russian entrepreneur Elena Shifrina talks about the very first all-natural healthy snack bars she launched in Russia and shares her views on the future of global food culture.
  • Thursday, November 21
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 21
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 21
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    The outstanding Russian entrepreneur Elena Shifrina talks about the very first all-natural healthy snack bars she launched in Russia and shares her views on the future of global food culture.
  • Thursday, November 21
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, November 21
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Helen Zia's "Last Boat Out of Shanghai" talks about Chinese immigrants, escaping the cultural revolution 70 years ago. She describes what immigrants face during times of tight immigration control.
  • Friday, November 22
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Friday, November 22
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Helen Zia's "Last Boat Out of Shanghai" talks about Chinese immigrants, escaping the cultural revolution 70 years ago. She describes what immigrants face during times of tight immigration control.
  • Friday, November 22
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Friday, November 22
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Friday, November 22
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Helen Zia's "Last Boat Out of Shanghai" talks about Chinese immigrants, escaping the cultural revolution 70 years ago. She describes what immigrants face during times of tight immigration control.
  • Friday, November 22
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Munroe Bergdorf is a successful transgender model. She also campaigns for LGBT rights and better understanding of the community, which faces discrimination and prejudice.
  • Sunday, November 24
    4:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Masaki Sato is the president of spinning company Sato Seni, which produces exquisite knitting yarn coveted by some of the world's most famous fashion brands. What makes its trademark yarn so unique?
  • Monday, November 25
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 25
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Masaki Sato is the president of spinning company Sato Seni, which produces exquisite knitting yarn coveted by some of the world's most famous fashion brands. What makes its trademark yarn so unique?
  • Monday, November 25
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 25
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 25
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Masaki Sato is the president of spinning company Sato Seni, which produces exquisite knitting yarn coveted by some of the world's most famous fashion brands. What makes its trademark yarn so unique?
  • Monday, November 25
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, November 25
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Kesennuma Knitting was created to help recovery efforts in an area affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake. Its high-end cardigans and sweaters are best sellers. CEO Tamako Mitarai talks strategy.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kesennuma Knitting was created to help recovery efforts in an area affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake. Its high-end cardigans and sweaters are best sellers. CEO Tamako Mitarai talks strategy.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Kesennuma Knitting was created to help recovery efforts in an area affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake. Its high-end cardigans and sweaters are best sellers. CEO Tamako Mitarai talks strategy.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, November 26
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ivan Penn is an African American NY Times reporter leading a NPO "The Power of Song" performing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He's traveled globally promoting social justice through music.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ivan Penn is an African American NY Times reporter leading a NPO "The Power of Song" performing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He's traveled globally promoting social justice through music.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Ivan Penn is an African American NY Times reporter leading a NPO "The Power of Song" performing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. He's traveled globally promoting social justice through music.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, November 27
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Mathematician Noriko Arai, a top Japanese AI expert, warns that artificial intelligences will likely take jobs from humans in the near future. She discusses the keys to surviving in the coming AI era.
  • Thursday, November 28
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Sir Chris Bonington has spent a lifetime scaling the world's most difficult mountains. Here the mountaineer, author, and photographer shares his tips on how to manage risk.
  • Thursday, November 28
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Mathematician Noriko Arai, a top Japanese AI expert, warns that artificial intelligences will likely take jobs from humans in the near future. She discusses the keys to surviving in the coming AI era.
  • Thursday, November 28
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Sir Chris Bonington has spent a lifetime scaling the world's most difficult mountains. Here the mountaineer, author, and photographer shares his tips on how to manage risk.
  • Thursday, November 28
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Sir Chris Bonington has spent a lifetime scaling the world's most difficult mountains. Here the mountaineer, author, and photographer shares his tips on how to manage risk.
  • Thursday, November 28
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Mathematician Noriko Arai, a top Japanese AI expert, warns that artificial intelligences will likely take jobs from humans in the near future. She discusses the keys to surviving in the coming AI era.
  • Thursday, November 28
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Sir Chris Bonington has spent a lifetime scaling the world's most difficult mountains. Here the mountaineer, author, and photographer shares his tips on how to manage risk.
  • Thursday, November 28
    4:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Liu Hongjun is a Chinese musician active around Asia. Over 35 years, he has reconstructed more than 50 ancient musical instruments preserved in China and Japan to revive the music of 1,000 years ago.
  • Friday, November 29
    12:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Since founding The Voice of Libyan Women in 2011, doctor and women's rights advocate Alaa Murabit has challenged the global status quo with initiatives to put women in positions of leadership.
  • Friday, November 29
    2:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Liu Hongjun is a Chinese musician active around Asia. Over 35 years, he has reconstructed more than 50 ancient musical instruments preserved in China and Japan to revive the music of 1,000 years ago.
  • Friday, November 29
    4:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Since founding The Voice of Libyan Women in 2011, doctor and women's rights advocate Alaa Murabit has challenged the global status quo with initiatives to put women in positions of leadership.
  • Friday, November 29
    9:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Since founding The Voice of Libyan Women in 2011, doctor and women's rights advocate Alaa Murabit has challenged the global status quo with initiatives to put women in positions of leadership.
  • Friday, November 29
    11:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Liu Hongjun is a Chinese musician active around Asia. Over 35 years, he has reconstructed more than 50 ancient musical instruments preserved in China and Japan to revive the music of 1,000 years ago.
  • Friday, November 29
    1:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Since founding The Voice of Libyan Women in 2011, doctor and women's rights advocate Alaa Murabit has challenged the global status quo with initiatives to put women in positions of leadership.

 

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  • Wednesday, October 23
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    A young engineer tackling the serious issue of landmine clearance in Cambodia has developed an unattended robot to replace dangerous manual demining.
  • Wednesday, October 23
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Philippine-born Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist in the U.S. He draws on his own life without papers, to bring attention to the plight of millions of undocumented immigrants.
  • Wednesday, October 23
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    A young engineer tackling the serious issue of landmine clearance in Cambodia has developed an unattended robot to replace dangerous manual demining.
  • Wednesday, October 23
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    A young engineer tackling the serious issue of landmine clearance in Cambodia has developed an unattended robot to replace dangerous manual demining.
  • Wednesday, October 23
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    A young engineer tackling the serious issue of landmine clearance in Cambodia has developed an unattended robot to replace dangerous manual demining.
  • Wednesday, October 23
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Philippine-born Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist in the U.S. He draws on his own life without papers, to bring attention to the plight of millions of undocumented immigrants.
  • Wednesday, October 23
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    A young engineer tackling the serious issue of landmine clearance in Cambodia has developed an unattended robot to replace dangerous manual demining.
  • Tuesday, October 22
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Philippine-born Jose Antonio Vargas is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist in the U.S. He draws on his own life without papers, to bring attention to the plight of millions of undocumented immigrants.
  • Tuesday, October 22
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Nousaku Corporation developed the world's first 100% tin tableware. We asked president Katsuji Nousaku about his hopes of revitalizing the traditional metalworking area where his company is based.
  • Tuesday, October 22
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Nousaku Corporation developed the world's first 100% tin tableware. We asked president Katsuji Nousaku about his hopes of revitalizing the traditional metalworking area where his company is based.
  • Tuesday, October 22
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Nousaku Corporation developed the world's first 100% tin tableware. We asked president Katsuji Nousaku about his hopes of revitalizing the traditional metalworking area where his company is based.
  • Tuesday, October 22
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Mitsuhiro Iwamoto lost his sight at the age of 16. In April 2019, he became the first blind person to sail nonstop across the Pacific Ocean. How did he achieve this incredible feat?
  • Tuesday, October 22
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Nousaku Corporation developed the world's first 100% tin tableware. We asked president Katsuji Nousaku about his hopes of revitalizing the traditional metalworking area where his company is based.
  • Monday, October 21
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Mani is a medical equipment maker with a large global market share in products such as surgical needles, ophthalmic knives, and dental drills. Company head Toshihide Takai talks business strategy.
  • Monday, October 21
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Rheon Automatic Machinery makes machines that automate the process of wrapping dough around filling for foods like steamed buns, stuffed pastries, and filled gnocchi. The company head talks food tech.
  • Monday, October 21
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Mani is a medical equipment maker with a large global market share in products such as surgical needles, ophthalmic knives, and dental drills. Company head Toshihide Takai talks business strategy.
  • Monday, October 21
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Mani is a medical equipment maker with a large global market share in products such as surgical needles, ophthalmic knives, and dental drills. Company head Toshihide Takai talks business strategy.
  • Monday, October 21
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Mani is a medical equipment maker with a large global market share in products such as surgical needles, ophthalmic knives, and dental drills. Company head Toshihide Takai talks business strategy.
  • Monday, October 21
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Rheon Automatic Machinery makes machines that automate the process of wrapping dough around filling for foods like steamed buns, stuffed pastries, and filled gnocchi. The company head talks food tech.
  • Monday, October 21
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Mani is a medical equipment maker with a large global market share in products such as surgical needles, ophthalmic knives, and dental drills. Company head Toshihide Takai talks business strategy.
  • Sunday, October 20
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Rheon Automatic Machinery makes machines that automate the process of wrapping dough around filling for foods like steamed buns, stuffed pastries, and filled gnocchi. The company head talks food tech.
  • Friday, October 18
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Andria Zafirakou, an art teacher in London, won the Global Teacher Prize 2018 and is using the prize money of $1 million to create a foundation to help provide arts to disadvantaged school children.
  • Friday, October 18
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ryo Takeuchi is a popular online content director in China. The Japanese man introduces lifestyles and work of Chinese people living outside of China, hoping to reduce prejudice on both sides.
  • Friday, October 18
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Andria Zafirakou, an art teacher in London, won the Global Teacher Prize 2018 and is using the prize money of $1 million to create a foundation to help provide arts to disadvantaged school children.
  • Friday, October 18
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Andria Zafirakou, an art teacher in London, won the Global Teacher Prize 2018 and is using the prize money of $1 million to create a foundation to help provide arts to disadvantaged school children.
  • Friday, October 18
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Andria Zafirakou, an art teacher in London, won the Global Teacher Prize 2018 and is using the prize money of $1 million to create a foundation to help provide arts to disadvantaged school children.
  • Friday, October 18
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ryo Takeuchi is a popular online content director in China. The Japanese man introduces lifestyles and work of Chinese people living outside of China, hoping to reduce prejudice on both sides.
  • Friday, October 18
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Andria Zafirakou, an art teacher in London, won the Global Teacher Prize 2018 and is using the prize money of $1 million to create a foundation to help provide arts to disadvantaged school children.
  • Thursday, October 17
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ryo Takeuchi is a popular online content director in China. The Japanese man introduces lifestyles and work of Chinese people living outside of China, hoping to reduce prejudice on both sides.
  • Thursday, October 17
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Jon Jandai is a Thai organic farmer whose self-reliant way of living attracts people from around the world. He simplifies life with the question: "Life is easy, why make it difficult?"
  • Thursday, October 17
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Margarita Mamun, the 2016 Olympic All-around Champion in rhythmic gymnastics, talks about her life since retirement and Russia's emphasis on achieving the ultimate aesthetic in her sport.
  • Thursday, October 17
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Jon Jandai is a Thai organic farmer whose self-reliant way of living attracts people from around the world. He simplifies life with the question: "Life is easy, why make it difficult?"
  • Thursday, October 17
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Jon Jandai is a Thai organic farmer whose self-reliant way of living attracts people from around the world. He simplifies life with the question: "Life is easy, why make it difficult?"
  • Thursday, October 17
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Jon Jandai is a Thai organic farmer whose self-reliant way of living attracts people from around the world. He simplifies life with the question: "Life is easy, why make it difficult?"
  • Thursday, October 17
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Margarita Mamun, the 2016 Olympic All-around Champion in rhythmic gymnastics, talks about her life since retirement and Russia's emphasis on achieving the ultimate aesthetic in her sport.
  • Thursday, October 17
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Jon Jandai is a Thai organic farmer whose self-reliant way of living attracts people from around the world. He simplifies life with the question: "Life is easy, why make it difficult?"
  • Wednesday, October 16
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Margarita Mamun, the 2016 Olympic All-around Champion in rhythmic gymnastics, talks about her life since retirement and Russia's emphasis on achieving the ultimate aesthetic in her sport.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Mother of the Zero Waste Lifestyle movement Bea Johnson inspires people around the globe to simplify their lives while helping the environment with her 5 Rules for Zero Waste.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ayyam Sureau founded a school to help refugees in Paris smoothly integrate into French society. Her successful methods offer hints for accepting diverse people and cultures.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Mother of the Zero Waste Lifestyle movement Bea Johnson inspires people around the globe to simplify their lives while helping the environment with her 5 Rules for Zero Waste.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Mother of the Zero Waste Lifestyle movement Bea Johnson inspires people around the globe to simplify their lives while helping the environment with her 5 Rules for Zero Waste.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Mother of the Zero Waste Lifestyle movement Bea Johnson inspires people around the globe to simplify their lives while helping the environment with her 5 Rules for Zero Waste.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ayyam Sureau founded a school to help refugees in Paris smoothly integrate into French society. Her successful methods offer hints for accepting diverse people and cultures.
  • Wednesday, October 16
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Mother of the Zero Waste Lifestyle movement Bea Johnson inspires people around the globe to simplify their lives while helping the environment with her 5 Rules for Zero Waste.
  • Tuesday, October 15
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, October 15
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Japanese startup Spiber has pioneered tech for mass-producing synthetic spider silk. Kazuhide Sekiyama talks about the next-generation materials that will replace petroleum-based fabrics.
  • Tuesday, October 15
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Rumiko Seya is committed to improving public safety and training personnel in places like South Sudan, Kenya, and Somalia. What does it take to foster a peaceful society without conflict?
  • Tuesday, October 15
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Japanese startup Spiber has pioneered tech for mass-producing synthetic spider silk. Kazuhide Sekiyama talks about the next-generation materials that will replace petroleum-based fabrics.
  • Tuesday, October 15
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Japanese startup Spiber has pioneered tech for mass-producing synthetic spider silk. Kazuhide Sekiyama talks about the next-generation materials that will replace petroleum-based fabrics.
  • Tuesday, October 15
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Japanese startup Spiber has pioneered tech for mass-producing synthetic spider silk. Kazuhide Sekiyama talks about the next-generation materials that will replace petroleum-based fabrics.
  • Tuesday, October 15
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Rumiko Seya is committed to improving public safety and training personnel in places like South Sudan, Kenya, and Somalia. What does it take to foster a peaceful society without conflict?
  • Tuesday, October 15
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Japanese startup Spiber has pioneered tech for mass-producing synthetic spider silk. Kazuhide Sekiyama talks about the next-generation materials that will replace petroleum-based fabrics.
  • Monday, October 14
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Rumiko Seya is committed to improving public safety and training personnel in places like South Sudan, Kenya, and Somalia. What does it take to foster a peaceful society without conflict?
  • Monday, October 14
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Since 2003, Dr. Tetsu Nakamura has built irrigation canals in a drought-plagued region of Afghanistan where people were starving. We hear how his project has succeeded in the face of huge challenges.
  • Monday, October 14
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Since 2003, Dr. Tetsu Nakamura has built irrigation canals in a drought-plagued region of Afghanistan where people were starving. We hear how his project has succeeded in the face of huge challenges.
  • Monday, October 14
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Since 2003, Dr. Tetsu Nakamura has built irrigation canals in a drought-plagued region of Afghanistan where people were starving. We hear how his project has succeeded in the face of huge challenges.
  • Monday, October 14
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Muneyuki Nakazawa crafts violins out of materials salvaged from the wreckage of the Great East Japan Earthquake. Those violins are now captivating audiences worldwide. What is his vision?
  • Monday, October 14
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Since 2003, Dr. Tetsu Nakamura has built irrigation canals in a drought-plagued region of Afghanistan where people were starving. We hear how his project has succeeded in the face of huge challenges.
  • Sunday, October 13
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Muneyuki Nakazawa crafts violins out of materials salvaged from the wreckage of the Great East Japan Earthquake. Those violins are now captivating audiences worldwide. What is his vision?
  • Friday, October 11
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese chain restaurant manager Viola Cheng's dedication to helping the disadvantaged has drawn global attention. She explains the importance of companies fulfilling their social responsibility.
  • Friday, October 11
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, October 11
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese chain restaurant manager Viola Cheng's dedication to helping the disadvantaged has drawn global attention. She explains the importance of companies fulfilling their social responsibility.
  • Friday, October 11
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Taiwanese chain restaurant manager Viola Cheng's dedication to helping the disadvantaged has drawn global attention. She explains the importance of companies fulfilling their social responsibility.
  • Friday, October 11
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese chain restaurant manager Viola Cheng's dedication to helping the disadvantaged has drawn global attention. She explains the importance of companies fulfilling their social responsibility.
  • Friday, October 11
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, October 11
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese chain restaurant manager Viola Cheng's dedication to helping the disadvantaged has drawn global attention. She explains the importance of companies fulfilling their social responsibility.
  • Thursday, October 10
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 10
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Thursday, October 10
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 10
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Thursday, October 10
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Thursday, October 10
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Thursday, October 10
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 10
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Hiroto Kawasaki moved to China at age 66 and succeeded in organic farming using cattle dung. Supported by young Chinese, he is working to change local customs long dependent on chemical fertilizer.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Hiroto Kawasaki moved to China at age 66 and succeeded in organic farming using cattle dung. Supported by young Chinese, he is working to change local customs long dependent on chemical fertilizer.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Hiroto Kawasaki moved to China at age 66 and succeeded in organic farming using cattle dung. Supported by young Chinese, he is working to change local customs long dependent on chemical fertilizer.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Hiroto Kawasaki moved to China at age 66 and succeeded in organic farming using cattle dung. Supported by young Chinese, he is working to change local customs long dependent on chemical fertilizer.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 9
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Hiroto Kawasaki moved to China at age 66 and succeeded in organic farming using cattle dung. Supported by young Chinese, he is working to change local customs long dependent on chemical fertilizer.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Leslie Kee has overcome numerous challenges to become one of the top photographers in Asia. As part of the social minority, he seeks to dispel prejudices against minorities through his portraiture.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiaki Kawashima is a coffee agronomist. From rescuing endangered varieties of bean, to utilizing unsung local production methods, his quest is to grow top-quality coffee in sustainable ways.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Leslie Kee has overcome numerous challenges to become one of the top photographers in Asia. As part of the social minority, he seeks to dispel prejudices against minorities through his portraiture.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Leslie Kee has overcome numerous challenges to become one of the top photographers in Asia. As part of the social minority, he seeks to dispel prejudices against minorities through his portraiture.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Leslie Kee has overcome numerous challenges to become one of the top photographers in Asia. As part of the social minority, he seeks to dispel prejudices against minorities through his portraiture.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiaki Kawashima is a coffee agronomist. From rescuing endangered varieties of bean, to utilizing unsung local production methods, his quest is to grow top-quality coffee in sustainable ways.
  • Tuesday, October 8
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Leslie Kee has overcome numerous challenges to become one of the top photographers in Asia. As part of the social minority, he seeks to dispel prejudices against minorities through his portraiture.
  • Monday, October 7
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiaki Kawashima is a coffee agronomist. From rescuing endangered varieties of bean, to utilizing unsung local production methods, his quest is to grow top-quality coffee in sustainable ways.
  • Monday, October 7
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Yoshino Oishi is a photographer who has documented brutal conflicts around the globe, including in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Kosovo. We speak to her about what message she hopes to express to the world.
  • Monday, October 7
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Shinji Kazama is an adventurer who has accomplished many feats on a motorcycle, like climbing Everest and reaching the North Pole. What drives his unquenchable thirst for adventure and motorcycles?
  • Monday, October 7
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshino Oishi is a photographer who has documented brutal conflicts around the globe, including in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Kosovo. We speak to her about what message she hopes to express to the world.
  • Monday, October 7
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Yoshino Oishi is a photographer who has documented brutal conflicts around the globe, including in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Kosovo. We speak to her about what message she hopes to express to the world.
  • Monday, October 7
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshino Oishi is a photographer who has documented brutal conflicts around the globe, including in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Kosovo. We speak to her about what message she hopes to express to the world.
  • Monday, October 7
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Shinji Kazama is an adventurer who has accomplished many feats on a motorcycle, like climbing Everest and reaching the North Pole. What drives his unquenchable thirst for adventure and motorcycles?
  • Monday, October 7
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshino Oishi is a photographer who has documented brutal conflicts around the globe, including in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Kosovo. We speak to her about what message she hopes to express to the world.
  • Sunday, October 6
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Shinji Kazama is an adventurer who has accomplished many feats on a motorcycle, like climbing Everest and reaching the North Pole. What drives his unquenchable thirst for adventure and motorcycles?
  • Friday, October 4
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    In China, most visually impaired people become masseuses or masseurs, but the blind Dong Lina became a verbal artist. She presents her thoughts on the determination needed to overcome many obstacles.
  • Friday, October 4
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, October 4
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In China, most visually impaired people become masseuses or masseurs, but the blind Dong Lina became a verbal artist. She presents her thoughts on the determination needed to overcome many obstacles.
  • Friday, October 4
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    In China, most visually impaired people become masseuses or masseurs, but the blind Dong Lina became a verbal artist. She presents her thoughts on the determination needed to overcome many obstacles.
  • Friday, October 4
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    In China, most visually impaired people become masseuses or masseurs, but the blind Dong Lina became a verbal artist. She presents her thoughts on the determination needed to overcome many obstacles.
  • Friday, October 4
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, October 4
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In China, most visually impaired people become masseuses or masseurs, but the blind Dong Lina became a verbal artist. She presents her thoughts on the determination needed to overcome many obstacles.
  • Thursday, October 3
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 3
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Trinh Khanh Ha works on developing robotic prosthetic arms in Vietnam. With groundbreaking prosthetic arms, she gives hope to disabled people who gave up their work.
  • Thursday, October 3
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 3
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Trinh Khanh Ha works on developing robotic prosthetic arms in Vietnam. With groundbreaking prosthetic arms, she gives hope to disabled people who gave up their work.
  • Thursday, October 3
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Trinh Khanh Ha works on developing robotic prosthetic arms in Vietnam. With groundbreaking prosthetic arms, she gives hope to disabled people who gave up their work.
  • Thursday, October 3
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Trinh Khanh Ha works on developing robotic prosthetic arms in Vietnam. With groundbreaking prosthetic arms, she gives hope to disabled people who gave up their work.
  • Thursday, October 3
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Thursday, October 3
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Trinh Khanh Ha works on developing robotic prosthetic arms in Vietnam. With groundbreaking prosthetic arms, she gives hope to disabled people who gave up their work.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    David Hu reproduces the ingenious anatomical functions of animals, using mathematical modeling. Born out of sheer curiosity, his bio-inspired engineering has won acclaim in the science community.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    David Hu reproduces the ingenious anatomical functions of animals, using mathematical modeling. Born out of sheer curiosity, his bio-inspired engineering has won acclaim in the science community.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    David Hu reproduces the ingenious anatomical functions of animals, using mathematical modeling. Born out of sheer curiosity, his bio-inspired engineering has won acclaim in the science community.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    David Hu reproduces the ingenious anatomical functions of animals, using mathematical modeling. Born out of sheer curiosity, his bio-inspired engineering has won acclaim in the science community.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Wednesday, October 2
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    David Hu reproduces the ingenious anatomical functions of animals, using mathematical modeling. Born out of sheer curiosity, his bio-inspired engineering has won acclaim in the science community.
  • Tuesday, October 1
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Tuesday, October 1
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Kosuke Kuji is president of Nanbu Bijin Sake Brewery, an international award-winning sake producer based in northeastern Japan. What drives his efforts to bring sake to wider global customers?
  • Tuesday, October 1
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Tsubakimoto Chain has the world's No. 1 market share in industrial roller chains, used for transmitting power and conveying materials. President Yasushi Ohara talks about its lineup of 20,000 chains.
  • Tuesday, October 1
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kosuke Kuji is president of Nanbu Bijin Sake Brewery, an international award-winning sake producer based in northeastern Japan. What drives his efforts to bring sake to wider global customers?
  • Tuesday, October 1
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Kosuke Kuji is president of Nanbu Bijin Sake Brewery, an international award-winning sake producer based in northeastern Japan. What drives his efforts to bring sake to wider global customers?
  • Tuesday, October 1
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Kosuke Kuji is president of Nanbu Bijin Sake Brewery, an international award-winning sake producer based in northeastern Japan. What drives his efforts to bring sake to wider global customers?
  • Tuesday, October 1
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Tsubakimoto Chain has the world's No. 1 market share in industrial roller chains, used for transmitting power and conveying materials. President Yasushi Ohara talks about its lineup of 20,000 chains.
  • Tuesday, October 1
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kosuke Kuji is president of Nanbu Bijin Sake Brewery, an international award-winning sake producer based in northeastern Japan. What drives his efforts to bring sake to wider global customers?
  • Monday, September 30
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Tsubakimoto Chain has the world's No. 1 market share in industrial roller chains, used for transmitting power and conveying materials. President Yasushi Ohara talks about its lineup of 20,000 chains.
  • Monday, September 30
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ikeuchi Organic is a firm that makes towels using organic cotton. We spoke to president Keishi Ikeuchi about how his company prioritizes safety and quality in its production methods.
  • Monday, September 30
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, September 30
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ikeuchi Organic is a firm that makes towels using organic cotton. We spoke to president Keishi Ikeuchi about how his company prioritizes safety and quality in its production methods.
  • Monday, September 30
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Ikeuchi Organic is a firm that makes towels using organic cotton. We spoke to president Keishi Ikeuchi about how his company prioritizes safety and quality in its production methods.
  • Monday, September 30
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Ikeuchi Organic is a firm that makes towels using organic cotton. We spoke to president Keishi Ikeuchi about how his company prioritizes safety and quality in its production methods.
  • Monday, September 30
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Monday, September 30
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ikeuchi Organic is a firm that makes towels using organic cotton. We spoke to president Keishi Ikeuchi about how his company prioritizes safety and quality in its production methods.
  • Sunday, September 29
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Direct Talk is an in-depth interview program.
  • Friday, September 27
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Antonio Pappano recently became the longest-serving music director of the Royal Opera House in London. He is passionate about sharing the joy of opera and finding new ways to attract a wider audience.
  • Friday, September 27
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Finnish education got top marks in the OECD's student assessment in 2003. But in these changing times, how can educators best adapt; Finnish education official Anneli Rautiainen shares her views.
  • Friday, September 27
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Antonio Pappano recently became the longest-serving music director of the Royal Opera House in London. He is passionate about sharing the joy of opera and finding new ways to attract a wider audience.
  • Friday, September 27
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Antonio Pappano recently became the longest-serving music director of the Royal Opera House in London. He is passionate about sharing the joy of opera and finding new ways to attract a wider audience.
  • Friday, September 27
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Antonio Pappano recently became the longest-serving music director of the Royal Opera House in London. He is passionate about sharing the joy of opera and finding new ways to attract a wider audience.
  • Friday, September 27
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Finnish education got top marks in the OECD's student assessment in 2003. But in these changing times, how can educators best adapt; Finnish education official Anneli Rautiainen shares her views.
  • Friday, September 27
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Antonio Pappano recently became the longest-serving music director of the Royal Opera House in London. He is passionate about sharing the joy of opera and finding new ways to attract a wider audience.
  • Thursday, September 26
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Finnish education got top marks in the OECD's student assessment in 2003. But in these changing times, how can educators best adapt; Finnish education official Anneli Rautiainen shares her views.
  • Thursday, September 26
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Sheku Kanneh-Mason is an award-winning cellist. In 2018, he performed at the royal wedding in Britain and became an international star. He is a role model for a new generation of classical musicians.
  • Thursday, September 26
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2018, the famous chef and restaurateur Andre Chiang returned to his hometown in Taiwan. His latest mission is to help Asian cuisine evolve and become known to people around the world.
  • Thursday, September 26
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Sheku Kanneh-Mason is an award-winning cellist. In 2018, he performed at the royal wedding in Britain and became an international star. He is a role model for a new generation of classical musicians.
  • Thursday, September 26
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Sheku Kanneh-Mason is an award-winning cellist. In 2018, he performed at the royal wedding in Britain and became an international star. He is a role model for a new generation of classical musicians.
  • Thursday, September 26
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Sheku Kanneh-Mason is an award-winning cellist. In 2018, he performed at the royal wedding in Britain and became an international star. He is a role model for a new generation of classical musicians.
  • Thursday, September 26
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2018, the famous chef and restaurateur Andre Chiang returned to his hometown in Taiwan. His latest mission is to help Asian cuisine evolve and become known to people around the world.
  • Thursday, September 26
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Sheku Kanneh-Mason is an award-winning cellist. In 2018, he performed at the royal wedding in Britain and became an international star. He is a role model for a new generation of classical musicians.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2018, the famous chef and restaurateur Andre Chiang returned to his hometown in Taiwan. His latest mission is to help Asian cuisine evolve and become known to people around the world.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Professor Louise Richardson is the first woman appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford in its 900-year history. She is passionate about the power of education to transform lives.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Charles Pepin teaches popular philosophy classes at a Paris movie theater to make the topic more accessible. He hopes to enrich modern people's lives using philosophy.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Professor Louise Richardson is the first woman appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford in its 900-year history. She is passionate about the power of education to transform lives.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Professor Louise Richardson is the first woman appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford in its 900-year history. She is passionate about the power of education to transform lives.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Professor Louise Richardson is the first woman appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford in its 900-year history. She is passionate about the power of education to transform lives.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Charles Pepin teaches popular philosophy classes at a Paris movie theater to make the topic more accessible. He hopes to enrich modern people's lives using philosophy.
  • Wednesday, September 25
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Professor Louise Richardson is the first woman appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford in its 900-year history. She is passionate about the power of education to transform lives.
  • Tuesday, September 24
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Charles Pepin teaches popular philosophy classes at a Paris movie theater to make the topic more accessible. He hopes to enrich modern people's lives using philosophy.
  • Tuesday, September 24
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Former principal dancer of the Royal Ballet Tetsuya Kumakawa serves as artistic director of his own company, which performs many classics as well as original works. What goes into world-class ballet?
  • Tuesday, September 24
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Masahiro Kikuno is a watchmaker who does it all himself, from design to manufacturing and assembly. One of his best known works is a wristwatch model based on a famous 19th century Japanese clock.
  • Tuesday, September 24
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Former principal dancer of the Royal Ballet Tetsuya Kumakawa serves as artistic director of his own company, which performs many classics as well as original works. What goes into world-class ballet?
  • Tuesday, September 24
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Former principal dancer of the Royal Ballet Tetsuya Kumakawa serves as artistic director of his own company, which performs many classics as well as original works. What goes into world-class ballet?
  • Tuesday, September 24
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Former principal dancer of the Royal Ballet Tetsuya Kumakawa serves as artistic director of his own company, which performs many classics as well as original works. What goes into world-class ballet?
  • Tuesday, September 24
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Masahiro Kikuno is a watchmaker who does it all himself, from design to manufacturing and assembly. One of his best known works is a wristwatch model based on a famous 19th century Japanese clock.
  • Tuesday, September 24
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Former principal dancer of the Royal Ballet Tetsuya Kumakawa serves as artistic director of his own company, which performs many classics as well as original works. What goes into world-class ballet?
  • Monday, September 23
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Masahiro Kikuno is a watchmaker who does it all himself, from design to manufacturing and assembly. One of his best known works is a wristwatch model based on a famous 19th century Japanese clock.
  • Monday, September 23
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Kazunori Kumagai is the first person from Asia to win a prestigious NY Dance and Performance Award-aka "Bessie" - in the Outstanding Performer category. He speaks about his passion for tap dancing.
  • Monday, September 23
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    "Taberu Tsushin" is a magazine that comes with samples of locally produced food. It was founded in the Tohoku region in 2013, and has counterparts throughout Japan and now Asia. What is its mission?
  • Monday, September 23
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kazunori Kumagai is the first person from Asia to win a prestigious NY Dance and Performance Award-aka "Bessie" - in the Outstanding Performer category. He speaks about his passion for tap dancing.
  • Monday, September 23
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Kazunori Kumagai is the first person from Asia to win a prestigious NY Dance and Performance Award-aka "Bessie" - in the Outstanding Performer category. He speaks about his passion for tap dancing.
  • Monday, September 23
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    "Taberu Tsushin" is a magazine that comes with samples of locally produced food. It was founded in the Tohoku region in 2013, and has counterparts throughout Japan and now Asia. What is its mission?
  • Monday, September 23
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kazunori Kumagai is the first person from Asia to win a prestigious NY Dance and Performance Award-aka "Bessie" - in the Outstanding Performer category. He speaks about his passion for tap dancing.
  • Sunday, September 22
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    "Taberu Tsushin" is a magazine that comes with samples of locally produced food. It was founded in the Tohoku region in 2013, and has counterparts throughout Japan and now Asia. What is its mission?
  • Friday, September 20
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Friday, September 20
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 Pierre Kompany became mayor of Ganshoren, Belgium; having started his life there as a refugee from DR Congo (fmr. Zaire). He speaks on current immigration issues and his personal journey.
  • Friday, September 20
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Friday, September 20
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Friday, September 20
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Friday, September 20
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 Pierre Kompany became mayor of Ganshoren, Belgium; having started his life there as a refugee from DR Congo (fmr. Zaire). He speaks on current immigration issues and his personal journey.
  • Friday, September 20
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Taiwanese activist Lin Nien-tzu founded a workshop to spread important knowledge on menstruation to Nepalese women. She helps them produce eco-friendly sanitary products.
  • Thursday, September 19
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2018 Pierre Kompany became mayor of Ganshoren, Belgium; having started his life there as a refugee from DR Congo (fmr. Zaire). He speaks on current immigration issues and his personal journey.
  • Thursday, September 19
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    We speak with the director of "Proyecto Hombre" - an NGO providing addiction treatment, mainly for drugs, to 17,000 people per year in Spain - on the true causes and solutions for this modern disease.
  • Thursday, September 19
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ni Sat Tin Htoo, a social worker in Myanmar, cares for ethnic-minority children affected by decades of conflict, helping them rebuild their lives so they can contribute to a more peaceful future.
  • Thursday, September 19
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    We speak with the director of "Proyecto Hombre" - an NGO providing addiction treatment, mainly for drugs, to 17,000 people per year in Spain - on the true causes and solutions for this modern disease.
  • Thursday, September 19
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    We speak with the director of "Proyecto Hombre" - an NGO providing addiction treatment, mainly for drugs, to 17,000 people per year in Spain - on the true causes and solutions for this modern disease.
  • Thursday, September 19
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    We speak with the director of "Proyecto Hombre" - an NGO providing addiction treatment, mainly for drugs, to 17,000 people per year in Spain - on the true causes and solutions for this modern disease.
  • Thursday, September 19
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ni Sat Tin Htoo, a social worker in Myanmar, cares for ethnic-minority children affected by decades of conflict, helping them rebuild their lives so they can contribute to a more peaceful future.
  • Thursday, September 19
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    We speak with the director of "Proyecto Hombre" - an NGO providing addiction treatment, mainly for drugs, to 17,000 people per year in Spain - on the true causes and solutions for this modern disease.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ni Sat Tin Htoo, a social worker in Myanmar, cares for ethnic-minority children affected by decades of conflict, helping them rebuild their lives so they can contribute to a more peaceful future.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    In less than a decade, the Vaccine Alliance GAVI has saved nine million lives in the developing world. Direct Talk meets the Chair of GAVI, former Nigeria Finance Minister Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Grigory Sergeev set up a non-profit search-and-rescue organization in Russia, where a person goes missing every 30 minutes. He talks about the reasons behind its founding.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In less than a decade, the Vaccine Alliance GAVI has saved nine million lives in the developing world. Direct Talk meets the Chair of GAVI, former Nigeria Finance Minister Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Franchesca Cubillo is an aboriginal curator, creating a large fair for Australia's indigenous art. In the event's 13th year,she empowers those facing struggles and brings a future to them through art.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    In less than a decade, the Vaccine Alliance GAVI has saved nine million lives in the developing world. Direct Talk meets the Chair of GAVI, former Nigeria Finance Minister Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Grigory Sergeev set up a non-profit search-and-rescue organization in Russia, where a person goes missing every 30 minutes. He talks about the reasons behind its founding.
  • Wednesday, September 18
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In less than a decade, the Vaccine Alliance GAVI has saved nine million lives in the developing world. Direct Talk meets the Chair of GAVI, former Nigeria Finance Minister Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Grigory Sergeev set up a non-profit search-and-rescue organization in Russia, where a person goes missing every 30 minutes. He talks about the reasons behind its founding.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Masashi Hirao is a craftsman who cultivates bonsai-ornamental trees and shrubs grown in pots. He talks about his bonsai art demonstrations set to music, which he performs around Japan and overseas.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Karate will be an Olympic sport at 2020 in Tokyo; the origins of this martial art lie in Okinawan karate. Kenyu Chinen is an Okinawan karate master who has trained 6,000 students from 30 countries.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Masashi Hirao is a craftsman who cultivates bonsai-ornamental trees and shrubs grown in pots. He talks about his bonsai art demonstrations set to music, which he performs around Japan and overseas.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Masashi Hirao is a craftsman who cultivates bonsai-ornamental trees and shrubs grown in pots. He talks about his bonsai art demonstrations set to music, which he performs around Japan and overseas.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Masashi Hirao is a craftsman who cultivates bonsai-ornamental trees and shrubs grown in pots. He talks about his bonsai art demonstrations set to music, which he performs around Japan and overseas.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Karate will be an Olympic sport at 2020 in Tokyo; the origins of this martial art lie in Okinawan karate. Kenyu Chinen is an Okinawan karate master who has trained 6,000 students from 30 countries.
  • Tuesday, September 17
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Masashi Hirao is a craftsman who cultivates bonsai-ornamental trees and shrubs grown in pots. He talks about his bonsai art demonstrations set to music, which he performs around Japan and overseas.
  • Monday, September 16
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Karate will be an Olympic sport at 2020 in Tokyo; the origins of this martial art lie in Okinawan karate. Kenyu Chinen is an Okinawan karate master who has trained 6,000 students from 30 countries.
  • Monday, September 16
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    In 2015, pediatrician Kazuko Kumon opened a facility in Kenya that offers individualized care and attention to children with disabilities. We talk to Dr. Kumon about what drives her work.
  • Monday, September 16
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Tatsuya Tanaka photographs dioramas made with 2cm tall figures and everyday objects and food. Over 1.9 million people follow his work on a photo-sharing site. He explains the magic of miniatures.
  • Monday, September 16
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2015, pediatrician Kazuko Kumon opened a facility in Kenya that offers individualized care and attention to children with disabilities. We talk to Dr. Kumon about what drives her work.
  • Monday, September 16
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2015, pediatrician Kazuko Kumon opened a facility in Kenya that offers individualized care and attention to children with disabilities. We talk to Dr. Kumon about what drives her work.
  • Monday, September 16
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Tatsuya Tanaka photographs dioramas made with 2cm tall figures and everyday objects and food. Over 1.9 million people follow his work on a photo-sharing site. He explains the magic of miniatures.
  • Monday, September 16
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    In 2015, pediatrician Kazuko Kumon opened a facility in Kenya that offers individualized care and attention to children with disabilities. We talk to Dr. Kumon about what drives her work.
  • Sunday, September 15
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Tatsuya Tanaka photographs dioramas made with 2cm tall figures and everyday objects and food. Over 1.9 million people follow his work on a photo-sharing site. He explains the magic of miniatures.
  • Friday, September 13
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    American pro wrestler Jan Ohrstrom is an Iraq War veteran. Through wrestling, he overcame PTSD, and regained his will to live. He now gives other veterans hope and courage through the sport.
  • Friday, September 13
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Kim Gee-yang, South Korea's first plus-size model, dreams of a society that will accept diversity and individuality. She talks of the challenges she faces in changing social perceptions.
  • Friday, September 13
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    American pro wrestler Jan Ohrstrom is an Iraq War veteran. Through wrestling, he overcame PTSD, and regained his will to live. He now gives other veterans hope and courage through the sport.
  • Friday, September 13
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    American pro wrestler Jan Ohrstrom is an Iraq War veteran. Through wrestling, he overcame PTSD, and regained his will to live. He now gives other veterans hope and courage through the sport.
  • Friday, September 13
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    American pro wrestler Jan Ohrstrom is an Iraq War veteran. Through wrestling, he overcame PTSD, and regained his will to live. He now gives other veterans hope and courage through the sport.
  • Friday, September 13
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Kim Gee-yang, South Korea's first plus-size model, dreams of a society that will accept diversity and individuality. She talks of the challenges she faces in changing social perceptions.
  • Friday, September 13
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    American pro wrestler Jan Ohrstrom is an Iraq War veteran. Through wrestling, he overcame PTSD, and regained his will to live. He now gives other veterans hope and courage through the sport.
  • Thursday, September 12
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Kim Gee-yang, South Korea's first plus-size model, dreams of a society that will accept diversity and individuality. She talks of the challenges she faces in changing social perceptions.
  • Thursday, September 12
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Sen Nathan of Malaysia's Sabah Wildlife Department is devoted to protecting orangutans, elephants, and other native animals. Is there a way the lucrative palm oil business can coexist with wildlife?
  • Thursday, September 12
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Dishani Jayaweera is a co-founder of a non-profit organization promoting peacebuilding and conflict transformation in Sri Lanka. She says divided communities need dialogue to build peace.
  • Thursday, September 12
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Sen Nathan of Malaysia's Sabah Wildlife Department is devoted to protecting orangutans, elephants, and other native animals. Is there a way the lucrative palm oil business can coexist with wildlife?
  • Thursday, September 12
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Sen Nathan of Malaysia's Sabah Wildlife Department is devoted to protecting orangutans, elephants, and other native animals. Is there a way the lucrative palm oil business can coexist with wildlife?
  • Thursday, September 12
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Sen Nathan of Malaysia's Sabah Wildlife Department is devoted to protecting orangutans, elephants, and other native animals. Is there a way the lucrative palm oil business can coexist with wildlife?
  • Thursday, September 12
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Dishani Jayaweera is a co-founder of a non-profit organization promoting peacebuilding and conflict transformation in Sri Lanka. She says divided communities need dialogue to build peace.
  • Thursday, September 12
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Sen Nathan of Malaysia's Sabah Wildlife Department is devoted to protecting orangutans, elephants, and other native animals. Is there a way the lucrative palm oil business can coexist with wildlife?
  • Wednesday, September 11
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Dishani Jayaweera is a co-founder of a non-profit organization promoting peacebuilding and conflict transformation in Sri Lanka. She says divided communities need dialogue to build peace.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Francisco J. Nunez is the founder of the Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC). Through music, he teaches a diverse group of children about the joy of life and the value of cooperation.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Francisco J. Nunez is the founder of the Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC). Through music, he teaches a diverse group of children about the joy of life and the value of cooperation.
  • Wednesday, September 11
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Minerva School founder Ben Nelson's innovation approach to learning is fundamentally changing the way we educate college students with a combination of technology and life experience.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Francisco J. Nunez is the founder of the Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC). Through music, he teaches a diverse group of children about the joy of life and the value of cooperation.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ryojun Shionuma is a Buddhist priest who completed an intense ascetic ritual: hiking a steep 48-kilometer mountain trail 1,000 times. We ask him about the lessons he learned on this journey.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Ryojun Shionuma is a Buddhist priest who completed an intense ascetic ritual: hiking a steep 48-kilometer mountain trail 1,000 times. We ask him about the lessons he learned on this journey.
  • Tuesday, September 10
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    While imprisoned under fabricated corruption charges, former senior bureaucrat Atsuko Muraki met female victims of abuse. Now, she works to save women who are slipping through the cracks of society.
  • Monday, September 9
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Ryojun Shionuma is a Buddhist priest who completed an intense ascetic ritual: hiking a steep 48-kilometer mountain trail 1,000 times. We ask him about the lessons he learned on this journey.
  • Monday, September 9
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Monday, September 9
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Daruma dolls are a type of traditional Japanese lucky charm with growing popularity around the world. Rising craftswoman Chihiro Nakata talks about her efforts to promote her craft overseas.
  • Monday, September 9
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Monday, September 9
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Monday, September 9
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Monday, September 9
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Daruma dolls are a type of traditional Japanese lucky charm with growing popularity around the world. Rising craftswoman Chihiro Nakata talks about her efforts to promote her craft overseas.
  • Monday, September 9
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Fumio Usui is a pioneering prosthetist and orthotist in Japan. He designs prosthetic limbs that fulfill the needs of a wide range of different people, from athletes to expectant mothers.
  • Sunday, September 8
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Daruma dolls are a type of traditional Japanese lucky charm with growing popularity around the world. Rising craftswoman Chihiro Nakata talks about her efforts to promote her craft overseas.
  • Friday, September 6
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Frances Corner, Head of the influential London College of Fashion, speaks out on why fashion should matter to all of us, and how the global fashion industry can be a force for good.
  • Friday, September 6
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    The works of award-winning Filipino filmmaker Brillante Mendoza depict social issues in the Philippines. By shedding light on the dark side of society, he hopes to inspire discussion and change.
  • Friday, September 6
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Frances Corner, Head of the influential London College of Fashion, speaks out on why fashion should matter to all of us, and how the global fashion industry can be a force for good.
  • Friday, September 6
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Frances Corner, Head of the influential London College of Fashion, speaks out on why fashion should matter to all of us, and how the global fashion industry can be a force for good.
  • Friday, September 6
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Frances Corner, Head of the influential London College of Fashion, speaks out on why fashion should matter to all of us, and how the global fashion industry can be a force for good.
  • Friday, September 6
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    The works of award-winning Filipino filmmaker Brillante Mendoza depict social issues in the Philippines. By shedding light on the dark side of society, he hopes to inspire discussion and change.
  • Friday, September 6
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Frances Corner, Head of the influential London College of Fashion, speaks out on why fashion should matter to all of us, and how the global fashion industry can be a force for good.
  • Thursday, September 5
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    The works of award-winning Filipino filmmaker Brillante Mendoza depict social issues in the Philippines. By shedding light on the dark side of society, he hopes to inspire discussion and change.
  • Thursday, September 5
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    One of Africa's most successful entrepreneurs, Mo Ibrahim, discusses the continent's future and how the image many have of Africa is fundamentally wrong.
  • Thursday, September 5
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    An Italian social entrepreneur Riccarda Zezza has come up with the idea that nurturing experience learned during maternity leave can be useful at work.
  • Thursday, September 5
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    One of Africa's most successful entrepreneurs, Mo Ibrahim, discusses the continent's future and how the image many have of Africa is fundamentally wrong.
  • Thursday, September 5
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    One of Africa's most successful entrepreneurs, Mo Ibrahim, discusses the continent's future and how the image many have of Africa is fundamentally wrong.
  • Thursday, September 5
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    One of Africa's most successful entrepreneurs, Mo Ibrahim, discusses the continent's future and how the image many have of Africa is fundamentally wrong.
  • Thursday, September 5
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    An Italian social entrepreneur Riccarda Zezza has come up with the idea that nurturing experience learned during maternity leave can be useful at work.
  • Thursday, September 5
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    One of Africa's most successful entrepreneurs, Mo Ibrahim, discusses the continent's future and how the image many have of Africa is fundamentally wrong.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    An Italian social entrepreneur Riccarda Zezza has come up with the idea that nurturing experience learned during maternity leave can be useful at work.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Akiko Horiba works in conflict zones across Asia to end violence by laying groundwork for peace. We spoke to her about how she supports the peace mediation process, and her passion for peacebuilding.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Tatsuo Nomura is the creator of Pokemon GO. Following his passions took him from a modest childhood in China to Silicon Valley, where he's a leading augmented reality game director.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Akiko Horiba works in conflict zones across Asia to end violence by laying groundwork for peace. We spoke to her about how she supports the peace mediation process, and her passion for peacebuilding.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Akiko Horiba works in conflict zones across Asia to end violence by laying groundwork for peace. We spoke to her about how she supports the peace mediation process, and her passion for peacebuilding.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Akiko Horiba works in conflict zones across Asia to end violence by laying groundwork for peace. We spoke to her about how she supports the peace mediation process, and her passion for peacebuilding.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Tatsuo Nomura is the creator of Pokemon GO. Following his passions took him from a modest childhood in China to Silicon Valley, where he's a leading augmented reality game director.
  • Wednesday, September 4
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Akiko Horiba works in conflict zones across Asia to end violence by laying groundwork for peace. We spoke to her about how she supports the peace mediation process, and her passion for peacebuilding.
  • Tuesday, September 3
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Tatsuo Nomura is the creator of Pokemon GO. Following his passions took him from a modest childhood in China to Silicon Valley, where he's a leading augmented reality game director.
  • Tuesday, September 3
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiharu Kaihara is CEO of Kaihara Corp., a denim manufacturer supplying fabrics to global apparel brands like Levi's and Uniqlo. How does the 100-plus-year-old company make its world-class denim?
  • Tuesday, September 3
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Metrol is a firm that creates precision sensors used in 70+ countries to create machine tools, robots and so on. We speak to boss Takuji Matsuhashi about his company's unique business strategies.
  • Tuesday, September 3
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiharu Kaihara is CEO of Kaihara Corp., a denim manufacturer supplying fabrics to global apparel brands like Levi's and Uniqlo. How does the 100-plus-year-old company make its world-class denim?
  • Tuesday, September 3
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Yoshiharu Kaihara is CEO of Kaihara Corp., a denim manufacturer supplying fabrics to global apparel brands like Levi's and Uniqlo. How does the 100-plus-year-old company make its world-class denim?
  • Tuesday, September 3
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiharu Kaihara is CEO of Kaihara Corp., a denim manufacturer supplying fabrics to global apparel brands like Levi's and Uniqlo. How does the 100-plus-year-old company make its world-class denim?
  • Tuesday, September 3
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Metrol is a firm that creates precision sensors used in 70+ countries to create machine tools, robots and so on. We speak to boss Takuji Matsuhashi about his company's unique business strategies.
  • Tuesday, September 3
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Yoshiharu Kaihara is CEO of Kaihara Corp., a denim manufacturer supplying fabrics to global apparel brands like Levi's and Uniqlo. How does the 100-plus-year-old company make its world-class denim?
  • Monday, September 2
    5:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Metrol is a firm that creates precision sensors used in 70+ countries to create machine tools, robots and so on. We speak to boss Takuji Matsuhashi about his company's unique business strategies.
  • Monday, September 2
    2:15 pm on NHK 9.4
    Takara Belmont is the world's biggest maker of chairs for barbershops and salons. We asked CEO Hidetaka Yoshikawa about how the company has driven innovation in the hair & beauty industry.
  • Monday, September 2
    12:40 pm on NHK 9.4
    Hironao Hamada makes the world's thinnest handmade traditional Japanese paper, used to repair cultural properties such as paintings and other invaluable artwork. How does he approach papermaking?
  • Monday, September 2
    10:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Takara Belmont is the world's biggest maker of chairs for barbershops and salons. We asked CEO Hidetaka Yoshikawa about how the company has driven innovation in the hair & beauty industry.
  • Monday, September 2
    5:40 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Takara Belmont is the world's biggest maker of chairs for barbershops and salons. We asked CEO Hidetaka Yoshikawa about how the company has driven innovation in the hair & beauty industry.
  • Monday, September 2
    5:40 am on NHK 9.4
    Takara Belmont is the world's biggest maker of chairs for barbershops and salons. We asked CEO Hidetaka Yoshikawa about how the company has driven innovation in the hair & beauty industry.
  • Monday, September 2
    3:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Hironao Hamada makes the world's thinnest handmade traditional Japanese paper, used to repair cultural properties such as paintings and other invaluable artwork. How does he approach papermaking?
  • Monday, September 2
    1:15 am on NHK 9.4
    Takara Belmont is the world's biggest maker of chairs for barbershops and salons. We asked CEO Hidetaka Yoshikawa about how the company has driven innovation in the hair & beauty industry.
  • Sunday, September 1
    5:10 pm on NHK 9.4
    Hironao Hamada makes the world's thinnest handmade traditional Japanese paper, used to repair cultural properties such as paintings and other invaluable artwork. How does he approach papermaking?