Apr 14, 2020
Fukuoka COVID-19 news & information in English
Fukuoka Now is posting daily news summaries in English about the COVID-19 situation of importance to residents of Fukuoka and Kyushu. Keep yourself informed!
Oct 27, 2020
Itoshima Kakigoya – Oyster Hut Guide 2020-2021
The coastline of Itoshima is dotted with small fishing ports. At some of these are kakigoya (oyster huts) where Fukuoka locals...
Jun 15, 2020
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Nov 18, 2020
In cooperation with Seahawk Galleria, a shopping arcade with a diverse array of 20 shops located inside the Hilton Fukuoka Sea Hawk seaside hotel, we present a series of original reports on the popular and the lesser-known attractions of Momochihama.
- Fukuoka Prefecture Governor Ogawa Hospitalized As a result of the hospitalization of Fukuoka Governor Hiroshi Ogawa, Vice Governor Hattori will take over the duties until Feb. 11. Governor Ogawa was admitted to Kyushu University Hospital on the 20th. His coughs are thought to be caused by... More
- Local Bank And Kyudai Launch Patented Technology Procurement System The Nishi-Nippon City Bank, Ltd. and Kyushu University are set to launch a joint-online business to match intellectual properties with interested corporations. Clients of ‘Nishi-Nippon FH Big Advance’ (a paid service for companies) can find... More
- Public Group and Lawyers Petition For Reasonable School Uniform Rules A group of residents in Fukuoka City submitted an official requisition to improve the in-school regulations pertaining to student clothing. The group, consisting of local parents and attorneys, found that school rules ban... More
- E-Bike Specialty Shop Opens Near Itoshima A specialized shop for e-bikes, Zing²Fukuoka West, opened at the gateway to the Itoshima area last November. Operated by a Kurume-based sport shop with a hundred years of history, the shop introduces Turbo electric bikes, road bikes... More
- Naming Of Avispa’s Home Stadium Likely To Change - Yamada Denki The name of J1 Avispa’s home stadium, Best Denki Stadium (a.k.a. Besu-suta,) will need to be changed, as its parent company Yamada-Denki Co., Ltd., announced a merger. On July 1, 2021, Yamada Denki will... More
Carmen - Bizet MET Live Viewing Premium Correction 2021
Events DATE: Feb 12, 2021 - Feb 18, 2021
ACROS Lunchtime Concert Volume 87 - Special Edition - Chill out with Classical Music - Ryo Fukawa and Friends
Events DATE: Feb 13, 2021