AICHI VOICE IS INTRODUCING AICHI AND ITS PEOPLE WITH PHOTOS AND ARTICLES
Aichi Prefecture is located in the center of Japan, and it has a richcultural tradition fostered through the centuries. In the year 2005, Aichi will host the first World Exposition of the 21st century, in preparation of which a number of major projects are underway, including the construction of a new international airport. Aichi Voice is semiannual publication (published in spring and autumn eachyear ) of the Aichi International Association , a nonprofit organization established andmanaged by the Aichi Prefectural Government . It aims to promote theworld's understanding of Aichi and its people, and is distributed invarious countries free of charge. This Website briefly outlinesthe contents of Aichi Voice .
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The making of paulownia tansu--sturdy enough to last three generations--goes back some 400 years in Nagoya. The city is one of seven regions in the country where the tansu is produced and features a distinctively ornate style.
(story on ENDURING ECHOES)
 

Top Story
Ties to the Past

Interview with an Aichi celebrity
A Seeker on the Diamond
Traditional works of artisans
Chests of Drawers Filled with Tradition
Aichi's exploration into the latest technologies
Home of Technology Olympians

Association for EXPO 2005 Is Inaugurated
Visual presentation of Aichi's natural beauty
The Silence of the Sages

Unique features of local communities
A Transforming River Basin

Historic legacy of Aichi
Matcha

Activity of non-Japanese living in Aichi
The Aesthetics of Winning

Daily life of Aichi citizens
Nagoya Dome

Numerical facts of Aichi
Young Users of Communication Devices

Aichi's hidden delicacies
Nagoya Cochin: Chicken of Choice for the Distinguishing Gourmet


To be updated in October 1998


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