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Features, Traditional Japan

Tuna fish sold for record 3 million USD at Toyosu fish market

Tuna fish sold for record 3 million USD at Toyosu fish market

(Photo by Nicolas Datiche/AFLO) President of sushi restaurant chain Sushi-Zanmai, Kiyoshi Kimura displays a 278kg bluefin tuna at his main restaurant near Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market on January 5, 2018. […]

News, Society

Okinawa Aquariums set up in Yurakucho

Okinawa Aquariums set up in Yurakucho

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) ”Sony Aquariums” are set up in front of Yurakucho station and at Sony Showroom / Sony Store, showcasing different marine animals from the Okinawa […]

Features, Food, Japan Daily Life, Traditional Japan

Tokyo Governor Koike Visits Tsukiji Fish Market

Tokyo Governor Koike Visits Tsukiji Fish Market

(All photos by AFLO) Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike inspects the Tsukiji wholesale market in Tokyo, Japan on January 12, 2017. The market was scheduled to relocate to a nearby Toyosu […]

News, Society

Tuna fish fetches over $630,000 at first auction of 2017

Tuna fish fetches over $630,000 at first auction of 2017

Buyers inspect tuna at Tsukiji wholesale fish market on January 5, 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Naoki Nishimura/AFLO) The first auction of the new year was held early […]

Features, Modern Japan

Art Aquarium 2016

Art Aquarium 2016

Colourful goldfish swim fish tanks during a press preview of an art exhibition “Art Aquarium” in Tokyo on Thursday, July 7, 2016. (All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) The exhibition is […]