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The Japan Times
Grand Hyatt party plans; Southern Tower winter stays; Conrad Tokyo wine school
December and January mark the busiest party season of the year. The Grand Hyatt Tokyo in Roppongi is offering party plans with all-you-can-drink menus at its restaurants.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Malaysian National News Agency
Najib Arrives In Tokyo For Working Visit
By R. Ravichandran TOKYO, Dec 12 -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak arrived here this morning for a four-day working visit in conjunction with the summit marking the 40th anniversary of Asean-Japan dialogue relations.
There's only one place this could happen
Kyoto can be a place of camera-toting tourist hordes but in this out-of-the-way suburb on a grey, drizzly day it's almost deserted.
S. Korea urges Japan to remove Dokdo video clips
South Korea Wednesday called on Japan to remove from the Internet a video clip challenging the country's sovereignty over a pair of islets in waters between the two countries.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The Mori Art Museum Presents Mam Project 020: Gabriel Acevedo Velarde, 2/1-5/6
The Mori Art Museum is pleased to present "MAM Project 020: Gabriel Acevedo Velarde" from Saturday, February 1, 2014 through Tuesday, May 6, 2014.
HYPEBEAST Road Trips Japan: A Stay at the Mandarin Oriental in Tokyo
While on our latest adventure out to Tokyo and subsequently Japan as part of the HYPEBEAST Road Trips, we checked into The Mandarin Oriental, located in the Nihonbashi business district.
[Editorial] Academic cooperation
Heads of major universities in Korea, China, Japan and Vietnam agreed to set up a common curriculum to teach classics of the four East Asian countries during their meeting in Seoul last week.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Archinect School Blog
KSA Japan Day 2-3: Tokyo
The tour continues. For the past 3 days, we've been exploring the city by subway, and on foot, stopping briefly in front of each building on the itinerary, to chat a bit about the design, the architects, and the historical context.
The Japan Times
Ultracompacts zip into the future
According to the government and automakers, this will mean lower carbon dioxide emissions, less congestion in the cities, greater mobility for the elderly and a renewed enthusiasm for cars among young people.
Persian Yogurt Soup
This soup is a test of patience and restraint. If you're easily distracted, skip it.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Japan agency offers travel for your teddy bear
Unable to get to that must-see tourist site but can't bear for your teddy to miss out? Then Japan has just the thing for you - a travel agency that takes stuffed toys on package tours and even provides the holiday snaps to prove it.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
S.Korea decides to expand air defense zone southward
After holding talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden said in Tokyo, the first leg of his week-long trip to East Asia, Tuesday that China and Japan should set up a bilateral "crisis management mechanism" to prevent current tensions from escalating further.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Stars and Stripes
Japan's Abe calls for China talks
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called Friday for a summit with Chinese President Xi Jinping to reset relations after an escalation in bilateral tensions, invoking a 2006 visit to Beijing during his first administration.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Japan agency offers travel for your...
Unable to get to that must-see tourist site but can't bear for your teddy to miss out? Then Japan has just the thing for you -- a travel agency that takes stuffed toys on package tours and even provides the holiday snaps to prove it.
The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine
business, South Korea, Japan, Myanmar Airways International, aviation industry
Myanmar Airways International plans to expand its international flight schedule and begin weekly flights to South Korea and Japan early next year, a company representative said on Thursday.
Beijing second costliest Asian city for...
Beijing is the second most expensive city in Asia for expatriates, jumping up the ranking from fifth place last year while Tokyo still tops the list despite a sharply weaker yen, a survey showed Thursday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Scientists Hope Coral Reef Breeding Will Save Great Barrier Reef
And since the number of reefs has been cut in half in the last 30 years thanks to climate change, pollution, and predatory species, coral reefs are procreating like there's no tomorrow.
KPLC-TV Lake Charles
Air zone dispute: US-China talks but no consensus
In candid, face-to-face talks, Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping traded arguments Wednesday over China's contentious new air defense zone, with no consensus about how to defuse an issue that's raising anxieties across Asia and beyond.
Women's Wear Daily
Christian Louboutin Opens in Tokyo
Christian Louboutin was strolling the streets of this city in a pair of his own black, white and purple brogues with haircalf accents, when a couple guys stopped to ask him something.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
US voices solidarity with Japan on China airspace spat as VP Biden heads from Tokyo to Beijing
Hours after touching down in Asia on a long-planned trip, U.S. Vice-President Joe Biden is being pulled into a messy territorial spat between China and its neighbours.