Want personal insights on everyday life in Japan? Japan in 3, is a fresh take on current affairs in Japan featuring short interviews with everyday people; from business leaders to school students!

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Latest Interview: Randy Yoshimura – Sumitomo Corporation


Ryan chats with Randy Yoshimura, VP & General Manager at the Washington Office Advisory Council Member of Sumitomo Corporation of America. They discuss the economic impact of COVID-19 on Sumitomo Corporation and the cultural differences of mask-wearing in Japan and the United States.

Past Interviews


Ambassador Robert M. Orr
Ryan is joined by Ambassador Robert M. Orr, Advisory Council Member at Asian-Development Bank Institute and former President of Boeing Japan, to muse about life in Kamakura under COVID-19 restrictions, baseball, and the postponed 2020 Olympics.
Nobuo Yoneyama
Ryan is joined by Nisshin Global President Yoneyama Nobuo to talk everything from life under COVID-19 restrictions in Tokyo, to binge-watching TV shows and keeping busy.  
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