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  1. Hitachi plugs globalisation strategy Hitachi showcases global social...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Computer Weekly

    Hitachi is demonstrating its focus on technology to improve people's lives through a range of products which form part of its global transformation. The company wants to be known for more than just data storage and is using the Hitachi Innovation Forum to get its message across.

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  2. NintendoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    Nintendo Co. on Wednesday said a weak yen and robust sales of popular game titles boosted profit and put it on track to an earnings turnaround this year--a scenario that many industry-watchers said is too optimistic.

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  3. Princess Masako back in the public eye after 11 years in the shadowsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Up to ten feared dead as plane hits Kansas airport building:Smoke pours from office that housed safety officials after it was hit by aircraft Back in the public eye after 11 years in the shadows, the Japanese princess who became a recluse because of depression Japan's Crown Princess is back in the public eye after 11 years as she continues to recover from a stress-related illness. Princess Masako accompanied her husband, Crown Prince Naruhito, at an imperial banquet for visiting King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands.

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  4. Demandware Expands Global Operations into JapanRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Freshnews

    BURLINGTON, Mass. & TOKYO -- -- Demandware , Inc. , the industry-leading provider of enterprise cloud commerce solutions, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with SunBridge Corporation to establish a joint venture, Demandware KK, in Japan.

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  5. Relocating world's biggest seafood and fish market,Tokyo's Tsukiji, is contentious moveRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    As a contributing editor of Forbes Asia, I watch the shifting Indian economy, and the rise of its post-liberalization entrepreneurs. For over a decade, I have tracked India's economic tumult, covering business for Time and the New York Times.

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  6. Press Conference: Sukiyabashi Jiro and Genuine Sushi ChefRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

    If you have hosted a visitor from abroad in the last few years, most of them were surely to have asked for a reservation at Sukiyabashi Jiro - especially if they had seen the 2011 film starring the diminutive 89-year-old rock star sushi chef. And most of them surely would have been unsuccessful, as the Michelin-starred restaurant only has 10 seats and is booked up many months ahead by A-listers such as actor Hugh Jackman and singer Katy Perry as well as fellow celebrity chefs Joel Robuchon and Rene Redzepi, who owns the world's top ranked eatery NOMA.

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  7. Traveler's table: Deep fried meat around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    In true Southern fashion, chef-owner Sean Brock cubes all the beef that's underweight for dinner portions to serve up a chicken-fried steak lunch at Husk Nashville. His version is brined in buttermilk overnight, breaded in fried chicken seasoning and fried to order in a cast iron pan lacquered with oil and lard until extra crispy.

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  8. Flight check: Tokyo to Auckland on Air NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    The plane: One of the oldest in Air NZ's fleet, a 767-300. Unfortunately, it was the same plane I flew in travelling to Japan a week earlier.

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  9. Nestle commissions empathic robot to sell its coffee machines in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Food Technology

    Nestle Japan will soon begin using a humanoid robot to sell Nescafe machines as the company devises new ways to appeal to customers in the brand's biggest market. The company's Japanese wing launched its coffee machines in 2009 to a muted response at Nestle headquarters in Switzerland.

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  10. Japan's recovering crown princess attends...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    King Willem Alexander, left, and Queen Maxima, second from left, of the Netherlands are escorted by Japan's Emperor Akihito, third from left, and Empress Michiko, as Crown Princess Masako, right, follows behind, during a welcome ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. King Willem-Alexander, second left, and Queen Maxima, left, of the Netherlands are welcomed by Japanese Emperor Akihito, second right, and Empress Michiko upon their arrival for a state dinner at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014.

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  11. Nintendo's Wii U building momentum for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Nintendo Co. is counting on new games to boost sales of its Wii U and the latest results suggest that strategy is breathing life back into the console.

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  12. Japan's recovering crown princess attends 1st royal banquet in 11 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTV

    King Willem Alexander, left, and Queen Maxima, second from left, of the Netherlands are escorted by Japan's Emperor Akihito, third from left, and Empress Michiko, as Crown Princess Masako, right, follows behind, during a welcome ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. TOKYO -- Japan's Crown Princess Masako attended a banquet for the visiting Dutch royals on Wednesday in her first such appearance since developing a stress-related illness.

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  13. Nintendo logs US$132 million first-half net profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Kyoto-based company earned A 14.3 billion between April and September, way up from A 600 million a year ago, despite sales falling 12.8 per cent to A 171.4 billion on lacklustre demand for its 3DS games system. TOKYO: Japanese videogame giant Nintendo said on Wednesday its first-half net profit soared to US$132 million as a sharply weaker yen boosted its bottom line and offset slowing sales.

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  14. Apec forum holiday triggers 'mini golden week'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | South China Morning Post

    Trips to HK, Tokyo and South Korea have mostly sold out, as Beijingers take advantage of six-day vacation during leaders' forum Prices for holidays to Hong Kong and Macau were now 10 per cent higher than during the National Day holiday. Photo: AFP Beijing's six-day public holiday for the Apec summit has brought a windfall to the tourism industry, as prices for popular travel destinations surpass the level seen during the National Day holiday earlier this month, industry insiders have said.

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  15. International markets roundupRead the original story

    Tuesday | West Australian

    The Dow has jumped back above 17,000 following a strong report on US consumer confidence and another round of mostly solid corporate earnings. At the closing bell on Tuesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stood at 17,001.60, up 183.66 points .

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  16. MANILA: Cebu Pacific adds flights to JapanRead the original story

    Tuesday | Asia News Network

    Cebu Pacific Air, the Philippines' biggest budget carrier, is adding flights to Japan with the launch of direct flights from Cebu to Tokyo starting March 26, 2015. In a statement, the airline said it would launch four weekly flights between Cebu and Tokyo.

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  17. China VP Meets with Japan DelegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Voice of America

    China's vice president expressed hopes for better ties with Japan, as he met with a visiting delegation of Japanese governors in Beijing on Tuesday. The meeting is the latest sign that leaders in both countries want to improve relations that have been strained by territorial and historical disputes.

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  18. Canadian man tests negative for Ebola after arriving at Haneda: ministryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Japan Times

    A Canadian journalist who traveled from West Africa and showed an elevated body temperature upon arrival at Tokyo's Haneda airport was tested negative for the Ebola virus, the health ministry announced Tuesday. Out of an abundance of caution, the man will remain hospitalized and under observation at the National Center for Global Health and Medicine in Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo, according to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

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  19. London's British Museum - Japanese metalworker - Junko MoriRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Mike Philbin's Blog

    We had a lovely family day out in London, took in some of the tourist sights AND then the British Museum. We ended up in the Witches and Wicked Bodies exhibition of drawing and sketches.

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  20. Cebu Pacific to launch direct Cebu-Tokyo flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | WebWire

    The Philippines' leading airline, Cebu Pacific Air plans to strengthen its Cebu hub with direct Cebu-Tokyo flights starting March 26, 2015. The airline will launch four weekly flights between Cebu and Tokyo.

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