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  1. How big data can help struggling Hong Kong retailersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Peter Hopper says with fewer visitors coming here and spending money, Hong Kong's priority must be to understand their likes - through the use of big data Hong Kong has for a long time been thought of as a heaven for shoppers. However, this is now largely a myth.


  2. Every Single Insane Thing I've Done to Score a Reservation in TokyoRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Eater

    Like everyone, I watched the documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi , and wondered what it might be like to taste Jiro Ono's food at his subterranean restaurant in Tokyo's Ginza district. I tried everything to get a reservation.


  3. Top 10 reasons Japan is so hot right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    According to research compiled by Amazon, books about Japan were the bestselling non-UK travel books in December last year. Japanese phrase books were also the bestsellers on Prime Now.


  4. Tokyo Metropolitan Government Human Rights Division Reports "Tokyo...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Digital Game Developer

    On February 1st, Tokyo Metropolitan Government held ?Tokyo Metropolitan Government Olympic and Paralympic Games and Human Rights Symposium at TMG Building with around 500 participants including Tokyo citizens, persons involved in the Tokyo 2020 Games. Taking the opportunity presented by the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Tokyo aims to be a city where human rights are respected and a diverse city in which everyone can enjoy active and fulfilling lives.


  5. Inbound China M&A takes flight on consumer promiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2016 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: People cross a street outside a tax-free department store popular among Chinese tourists in Tokyo, Japan, February 11, 2016. FILE PHOTO: Chinese tourists wait for their bus on a street in Tokyo's Ginza shopping district, Japan, October 4, 2016.


  6. Yoko OnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Free Dictionary

    Ono brought feminism to the forefront in her music. She is also known for her philanthropic contributions to arts, peace and AIDS outreach programs.


  7. More visits to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Sun-Star

    THE surge of Filipino visitors to Japan will continue to increase this year, thanks to the additional flights from key cities such as Cebu. Akito Tadokoro, director of marketing and promotion of the Tourist Promotion Dept.


  8. Korea protests Japan's renewed claims to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Korea Herald

    South Korea strongly protested Japan's renewed claims to a cluster of South Korea-controlled islets in its revised education guideline unveiled on Tuesday. Japan's education ministry posted the draft version of a revised guideline on Tokyo's e-government website for a month-long public review process.


  9. 10 things we know about Kim Jong Un's mysterious slain brotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | SFGate

    Kim Jong Nam, the older brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, died in Malaysia after being attacked, officials say. Kim Jong Nam, the older brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, died in Malaysia after being attacked, officials say.


  10. Greenback hit by Flynn resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The China Post

    Asian markets dipped Tuesday after a three-day rally but analysts said there was likely room for further gains as traders bet President Donald Trump will help fire up the U.S. economy. Shares around the world have resumed their Trump surge since the tycoon promised Thursday to unveil details of tax reform, while also softening his stance on key trade partners China and Japan.


  11. Malaysia official: N.Korea leadera s brother slain at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 |

    A coach at MSU was suspended two weeks after she was accused in a lawsuit of downplaying complaints about sexual abuse by a sports doctor. In this May 4, 2001, file photo, a man believed to be Kim Jong Nam, the eldest son of then North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, looks at a battery of photographers as he exits a police van to board a plane to Beijing at Narita international airport in Narita, northeast of Tokyo.


  12. TRAVEL: Another insight on PSFK for MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | PSFK

    The heritage companies have come together for a collection of artist-designed tray tables to be enjoyed while in flight This month, Delta Airlines and Coca-Cola unveiled a collection of illustrator-designed tray tables for one of the airline's Boeing 767 planes. The series of tables was created as part of an international endeavor, with contributors from cities including Amsterdam, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Miami, Mexico City, Sao Paulo, Seoul and Tokyo.


  13. Japan stages territorial provocation with teaching manualRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Korea Herald

    Japan on Tuesday stepped up its claim to Korea's easternmost islets of Dokdo through a new educational guideline for primary and middle schools, in another move fanning territorial spats amid unabated historical tension over a "comfort woman" statue. Tokyo's Education Ministry unveiled a draft of its updated educational guideline in which it stipulates for the first time the islets are "indigenous Japanese territory," along with the Senkaku/Diayou islands and the Northern Territories -- claimed respectively by China and Russia.


  14. Shiba Park Hotel 151 In Tokyo to Hold Event "Ohanami (Sakura) Walk"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | PR Newswire

    The event is designed to allow guests from overseas to enjoy experiencing Japanese culture and customs. In the events, hotel staff will guide guests to cherry blossom spots nearby, and provide information on different cherry trees seen.


  15. Security Council strongly condemns North Korea missile testRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Independent journal... . A man watches a TV news program showing photos published in North Korea's Rodong Sinmun newspaper of North Korea's "Pukguksong-2" missile launch and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Kor... .


  16. Delta/Coca-Cola: Flying Art GalleryRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including Delta has teamed up with Coca-Cola to turn all the tray tables on one of its 767 airliners into a mid-air "art gallery."


  17. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Cyprus Weekly

    The 3-piece sets are modelled on tuna, sea urchin and omelette sushis, but are actually raspberry, mascarpone cheese, and pumpkin pudding KitKats atop sugar-coated puffed rice. Nestle Japan's KitKat marketing manager Ryoji Maki said the idea was to create a fun variation of the traditional chocolate bar in the run-up to Valentine's Day.


  18. S. Korea to closely communicate with Japan to resolve girl statue row: ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Korea Herald

    South Korea will closely communicate with Japan to resolve the ongoing row over a statue symbolizing the victims of Japan's wartime sexual enslavement "as quickly as possible," the top diplomat said Monday. In January, Japan recalled its ambassador to Seoul in protest of the so-called girl statue recently erected in front of its consulate in the southern port city of Busan.


  19. Kyoto City Bus 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Japan Visitor Blog

    Kyoto city bus #5 runs from Iwakura in the north east of Kyoto to Kyoto Station in the south and back. The south bound bus starts from Iwakura Shosajo-mae and passes Kokusaikaikan , Takaragaike , Shugakuinrikyu-michi , Ichijoji Shimizucho, Ichijoji Sagarimatsucho , Kamihatecho Kyotozokeigeidai-mae , Ginkakuji-michi , Jodoji, Shinnyodo-mae , Higashitennocho, Nanzenji Eikando-michi , Okazaki Hoshojicho, Okazaki koen/Dobutsuen-mae , Okazaki Koen / Bijutsukan, Heian Jingu-mae, Jingu-michi, Higashiyama Sanjo , Sanjo Keihan-mae, Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae , Kawaramachi Sanjo, Shijo Kawaramachi, Shijo Takakura, Shijo Karasuma , Karasuma Matsubara, Kawaramachi Gojo, Karasuma Gojo , Karasuma Nanajo and Kyoto Station .


  20. Exports prop up Japan fourth quarter GDP growth, US protectionist risks loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 |

    Japan's economy grew for a fourth straight quarter in the final three months of last year as a weaker yen supported exports, but tepid private consumption and the risks of rising U.S. protectionism cast doubts over a sustainable recovery. A man walks up a spiral staircase at a shopping mall at the Tokyo's Ginza shopping district, Japan, May 19, 2015.