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[OPINION] Promises and pitfalls of cool Japan in Philippine geo-politics

Dec 09, 2018 - 3:30 PM

Japan exerts its soft power to become a strategic partner that balances against a rising China

IN PHOTOS: Highlights from Cool Japan Festival 2015

Nov 15, 2015 - 4:17 PM

AKB48 Doraemon sushi making workshops and more at Cool Japan Festival 2015

TEAM 8. Japan’s most sought-after girl idol group, AKB48, at the Cool Japan Festival 2015. Photo by Sheen Irerick Seeckts/Rappler

WATCH: Team 8 of AKB48 performs in the Philippines

Nov 08, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Team 8 of AKB48 greets Filipino fans at Cool Japan Festival 2015

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: AKB48, Alodia Gosiengfiao at Cool Japan Festival 2015

Nov 07, 2015 - 6:49 PM

Team 8 of AKB48 greets their Filipino fans while Alodia dresses as Wolf Girl Hatsune Miku from Project Diva Arcade

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

How you can watch AKB48 perform live in Manila

Nov 06, 2015 - 1:12 PM

AKB48 will be at Cool Japan Festival 2015 See the details here

AKB48. Team 8 of the Japanese idol group AKB48 will perform at the Cool Japan Festival 2015. In the photo, group members pose on the red carpet for the 'MTV Video Music Aid Japan' in Makuhari, near Tokyo, Japan in June 2011. File photo by Franck Robichon/EPA