Country summary – Japan

Travel Risk: LOW Country Overview Third largest economy in the worldFour main islands: Honshu (largest of all), Hokkaido, Shikoku, and KyushuCurrency: Japanese Yen (¥) Language: JapaneseMaritime neighbours: Russia (north); North Korea and South Korea (west), and...
The Tiananmen Square incident: 33 years on

The Tiananmen Square incident: 33 years on

Image courtesy: Wikimedia Commons | License details On June 4, 1989, the world witnessed an infamous event widely known as the ‘Tiananmen Square Massacre in Beijing, People’s Republic of China. Economic prosperity and exposure to liberal ideas led to calls...