Notice of TV program "Kyo-Koto Hajime" broadcast

We are pleased to announce that our President and CEO, Iku Tatsumura, will appear in the TV program "Kyo-Koto Hajime" on January 5, 2024 (Friday). The program outline is as follows. Please take a look.

Program name: "Kyo-Koto Hajime"
Broadcasting station: NHK General, nationwide, available on NHK+.
Broadcast Date: January 5, 2024 (Friday) 3:10 p.m. - 3:54 p.m.
(*The content may be subject to change in response to emergency news.)
NHK Osaka Broadcasting Station / NHK Enterprises Kinki
This is a program that conveys the charms of Japanese culture in Kyo, the ancient capital of 1200 years that continues to fascinate the world. The program delves into the charms of Kyoto with a sense of realism, from the sites where splendid culture is born to various themes such as "temple and shrine architecture," "ryotei (traditional Japanese restaurants)," "kimonos," and "Japanese sweets".
Cast: Yohei Morita (NHK announcer), guests related to Kyoto, expert guests

The program will feature the history of obi (sash) in Kyoto and the history and culture of Kyoto. In the program, he will talk about the history and culture of obi and the beauty of obi in Kyoto.