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  1. Governor meets with Japanese alumni of WVURead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Independent Herald

    Gov. Tomblin today hosted a gathering of West Virginia University's Japan Alumni Chapter in Tokyo. Thirty WVU alumni who now live in Japan attended the meeting.


  2. Just Published: "Skopski Pazar AD in Retailing (Macedonia)"Read the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    After consolidating its own outlet network during the early stages of the review period, Skopski Pazar ad has continued investing in developing its main retail brands SP Market and MaxiD as well as its further expansion in modern grocery retailers and internet retailing via the online shopping portal. Furthermore, the company recently abandoned further development of its Unique retail brand as major health and beauty specialist retailers chains are increasing their presence in... Euromonitor International Local Company Profiles are a concise set of briefings detailing the strategic direction taken by a company.


  3. transcosmos Signs a Distributor Agreement with VizuryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "With strong support from each other, we will strive to offer solutions that delight advertisers" Keiichiro Tomimatsu, Representative of Vizury Japan transcosmos inc. has signed a distributor agreement with Vizury Interactive Solutions .


  4. Beautiful Tokyo street sketches on coffee cupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    Tokyo-based illustrator Adrian Hogan's sketches of Japanese street scenes on the sides of disposal coffee cups have become an Internet sensation. His popularity surged when he began posting Instagram videos of his coffee art.


  5. GMO-PG Launches Inbound Marketing Service Supporting Businesses that...Read the original story

    Sunday | PRWeb

    GMO Internet Group non-face-to-face payment processing service provider, GMO Payment Gateway Inc, announces the launch of Inbound Marketing, a service for GMO-PG payment service users that supports inbound business . Inbound Marketing is a set of services that include the production of Japanese-themed content aimed at attracting an international audience, for use on ecommerce sites and Facebook pages, as well as managed global ad distribution.


  6. Eat, sleep, play, shop Hello Kitty at Sanrio PurolandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Straits Times

    From the hotel room to the theme park to the shopping to the food and drinks, this Hello Kitty fan was satiated Fans of Hello Kitty will be pleased to stay in either the Princess Kitty rooms or Kitty Town rooms of the Keio Plaza Hotel and visit the Sanrio Puroland theme park. -- PHOTO: KEIO PLAZA HOTEL Fans of Hello Kitty will be pleased to stay in either the Princess Kitty rooms or Kitty Town rooms of the Keio Plaza Hotel and visit the Sanrio Puroland theme park.


  7. The changing face of Tokyo's 'red-light' districtRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | The Japan Times

    Your hosts for the evening: With tourist numbers surging, merchants in the Kabukicho entertainment district are seeking to strike a balance between exotic watering spots like host and hostess clubs and 'safe' attractions. "How would I describe Kabukicho? Frankly, I'm not sure," popular author Hirokatsu Azuma was quoted as saying in the now-defunct monthly Gendai magazine back in January 1999.


  8. BOCA Line account opens to offer travel informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The China Post

    The Foreign Ministry's Bureau of Consular Affairs yesterday announced the establishment of its account on the free messaging service Line to better connect with the public and inform nationals of the latest travel information. Speaking during a press event on the opening day of the Taipei Tourism Expo, BOCA Director-General Kung Chung-chen said that individuals can add BOCA as a friend on LINE by searching for the ID "@ahp1320d."


  9. Md. officials traveling to Asia on trade missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan is preparing for a trade mission to Asia, and experts say the timing of the trip is pretty good. The Maryland delegation will visit South Korea, China and Japan to strengthen Maryland's economic ties to the region.


  10. The Yasukuni Shrine has divided China and Japan. Photo: KyodoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | South China Morning Post

    China yesterday renewed its call for Japan to "face up to" its 20th-century history after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's wife visited a shrine Beijing sees as a symbol of Tokyo's warring past. Akie Abe announced on her Facebook page on Thursday that she "paid respects" at the Yasukuni Shrine and visited the sanctuary's museum.


  11. Budamunk's 'The Corner' makes a play for local hip-hop headsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Japan Times

    Back in 2008, a beat-making competition called Goldfinger's Kitchen was held in Tokyo's Shibuya district. In each round, contestants had 15 minutes to chop and flip a given sample on an MPC sampler as the crowd watched.


  12. Travel BitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Korea Herald

    The Korea Tourism Organization will hold "Korea Night" at LA Dodgers Stadium on June 17 when the Dodgers and Texas Rangers face off in a Major League Baseball match. Korean players Ryu Hyun-jin, a starting pitcher for the LA Dodgers, and Choo Shin-soo, a Texas Rangers outfielder, will participate in the promotion of Korea to the some 50,000 spectators at the stadium, according to the KTO.


  13. Taekwondo competition may move to Chiba's Makuhari Messe for 2020 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Japan Times

    The shakeup of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics continued on Thursday with taekwondo potentially headed to Makuhari Messe in Chiba Prefecture. Already rocked earlier this week by the significant changes posed to the design of the new National Stadium, taekwondo now could be moved outside the Japanese capital to neighboring Chiba.


  14. Japan aquariums divided on move to ban Taiji dolphinsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Japan Times

    Many aquariums nationwide expressed approval of Thursday's decision by the Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums to ban its members from buying dolphins caught in contentious hunts off Taiji in Wakayama Prefecture. They said the move will energize captive breeding.


  15. S. Korea, Japan to reopen finance minist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Korea Herald

    South Korea and Japan plan to resume their finance ministers' talks this weekend to seek ways to expand economic ties amid growing global uncertainties, the government said Thursday. The meeting between Choi Kyung-hwan and his Japanese counterpart Taro Aso, set for Saturday in Tokyo, is the first since the November 2012 meeting held in Seoul, the finance ministry said.


  16. Are 'foreigner only' rules legal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Korea Herald

    So I needed a new cell phone. But as a foreigner in Korea, I quickly found that my options were limited.


  17. Japan economy picks up pace in wobbly recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The China Post

    The 0.6 percent on-quarter expansion was bigger than revised 0.3 percent growth in the last three months of 2014, and beat market expectations for a 0.4 percent rise. In annualised terms, the world's number three economy expanded 2.4 percent in January-March as capital spending and the housing market showed signs of strength, although exports dipped slightly and consumer spending was weak.


  18. Press Conference: Yumeno NitoRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

    Japan's huge sex industry is constantly evolving to stay profitable - and ahead of the authorities. Its latest wheeze has triggered alarms.


  19. President Park meets visiting U.S. Secretary of State John KerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Arirang TV

    We start with at Korea's top office where President Park Geun-hye has been holding talks with visiting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. Meeting for the first time in more than a year, the president and the U.S. official are known to have reaffirmed Seoul and Washington's alliance.


  20. Inside the swanky Tokyo hotel that's fit for a king, queen - or the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Daily Mail

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