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Crowds at major train stations across the country have quadrupled from a year earlier during the Golden Week holiday in the absence of travel restrictions for the first time since the pandemic hit in early 2020. Osaka and Nagoya stations saw notable increases of 5% and 14%, respectively, even from the pre-pandemic year of 2019. […]

Buttle welcomes the return of the SOI Ca...

After a three-year hiatus, the Stars on Ice The tour is back in Canada, and no one could be happier than show choreographer Jeffrey Buttle, who hadn’t performed in front of an audience since December 2019. But, having worked on the show since 2010, Buttle had a vast repertoire of experience to draw from, which […]

JR Central: business travel return catal...

winhorse/iStock Unpublished via Getty Images Japan reopens It’s an investment I’ve been thinking about since the start of the pandemic. In my eyes, the Japan Rail system is one of the most optimized systems in the world, and has the take advantage of Japan’s conservative tax practice to bet on. Although it will be some […]

Gaijin serves Japanese-inspired halal di...

From dessert bars to English pubs, boat dock is home to some of the most event F&B options on the island. Joining the range of bustling Japanese restaurants in the eastern region Gaijina Muslim-owned establishment that serves Japanese-inspired dishes. Photo: Andri Jamil/facebook (Halal Cafe & Restaurants in Singapore) Opened in April by the team behind […]

DCappella Releases “Cantina Band” Video,

In honour of star wars Day by day DCappellaDisney’s first a cappella singing sensation, has unveiled a video for “Cantina Band,” their version of the John Williams-composed song that appeared in the 1977 film, Star Wars: A New Hope. What is happening: DCappella also announced a US tour in the fall, “Deck the Halls with […]

Thundercat Announces 2022 Headlining Tou...

Thundercat have announced a number of new headlining tour dates to go along with their upcoming stint opening for Red Hot Chili Peppers. Between July and September, the funk maestro will perform in cities like Las Vegas, Vancouver, Milwaukee, Richmond, New Orleans and Houston. See the full tour schedule below. Tickets for the newly announced […]

The Linda Linda Tonight Show | Tour dat...

The Lindas Lindas made an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The band performed “Oh!” from their first album, To grow. Read more: The Linda Lindas rock LA Central Library for Tiny Desk (Home) Concert⁠—watch Additionally, the quartet have announced more dates for their 2022 tour. These newly revealed dates will see the […]

What stocks to buy today? 3 travel acti...

Are these the best travel stocks to invest in this week? As the broader stock market searches for direction amid growing uncertainty about the economy, travel stocks appear to be thriving. This could be mainly due to an increase in consumer demand for leisure travel. Arguably, as countries and travel agencies better adapt to current […]

Nagoya travel agency debarred for not re...

The seat of government of Aichi Prefecture (Mainichi/Hiroki Sameshima) NAGOYA — A travel agency here has been deregistered for not refunding money to customers who canceled reservations amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Mainichi Shimbun has learned from sources including the Tokyo prefectural government. Aichi on May 2. The […]

Jesse Wiggins wins Qualifying Round A at...

Alabama Pro catches a total of 24 bass weighing 63 pounds, 4 ounces over two days to advance directly to Thursday’s championship round, 19 anglers advance to Wednesday’s knockout round. (MLF) OSAGE BEACH, Missouri (May 2, 2022) – It was a spectacular ending on the SCORETRACKER® on Monday afternoon, as several pros battled it out […]

Devin Booker joins sweetgreen to challen...

sweetgreen, a mission-driven restaurant company that serves nutritious food at scale, announced Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns as their newest partner in encouraging a healthier future. Sweetgreen, Booker and Osaka are changing the way companies and athletes communicate the importance of what they consume to future generations. “We brought about powerful change in the […]

Travel Insurance for Theme Park Vacation...

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. There’s nothing like the experience of G-forces pounding your cheeks as you plunge 60 miles per hour toward the water hundreds of feet in the air. That’s why roller coasters and theme […]

Where to Find the Best Chinese Food in M...

In South Carolina, Myrtle Beach is a top tourist destination. It is known for its beautiful beaches, excellent golf and fantastic restaurants. In search of authentic Chinese cuisine, look no further than Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach is home to some of the best Chinese food on the east coast. From traditional Cantonese cuisine to more […]

Travel news: Time to start planning your...

Editor’s note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — Have you been stuck at home for so long that your passport has […]

Japan prepares for its hectic holiday se...

Published on: Saturday April 30, 2022 Japan has been preparing for its hectic holiday season since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the country’s government is easing its pandemic measures. However, experts say a rise in infections is likely to keep consumer spending below pre-pandemic levels. Hotel, airline and high-speed train operator bookings during […]

Dai Chi, London W1: “Delightfully strang

Any restaurant with a “concept” makes me a bit nervous. “Do you understand the concept? I have been asked many times over the years. Sometimes, if the staff is more cheerful, it’s just a “Have you ever had dinner with us?” before explaining that everything is served “as a family”, “in no particular order” or […]

Alcaraz brings new impetus to the ATP To...

MADRID: Former women’s world number one Naomi Osaka says Spanish teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz has sparked a new wave of enthusiasm for men’s tennis and says she can’t wait to see him train this week in Madrid. Osaka, who is a wild card at the Madrid Open, has closely followed Alcaraz’s meteoric rise to the […]

Tickets, where to buy, prices, dates and...

Justin Bieber has added a show to his Justice World Tour in Bangkok, Thailand. The singer has scheduled a concert on November 6 at the Rajamangala National Stadium in Bangkok. The singer previously announced the Asian leg of his world tour dates spanning across cities across Asia, including concerts in Malaysia and Singapore and two […]

ATSUSHI Joins EXILE’s Dome Summer Tour

EXILE will hold their tower of the dome’POWER OF WISH‘ this summer. This announcement was made on April 26 during the Osaka stopover of their arena tour’EXILE 20th ANNIVERSARY EXILE LIVE TOUR 2021 ~RED PHOENIX~.’ It was also announced that ATSUSHI EXILE, who left the group in November 2020, will join the upcoming tour. It […]

Alcaraz brings new impetus to ATP Tour, ...

Published on: 04/27/2022 – 14:48Amended: 04/27/2022 – 14:46 Madrid (AFP) – Former women’s world number one Naomi Osaka says Spanish teenage sensation Carlos Alcaraz has sparked a new wave of enthusiasm for men’s tennis and says she can’t wait to see him train this week in Madrid. Osaka, who is a wildcard at the Madrid […]

Asahi Brewery in Osaka Offers Free Tour ...

Do you like Asahi beer? Then the city of Suita in Osaka should be at the top of your travel list. This is where Asahi’s predecessor (Osaka Brewery, Ltd) built its very first brewery in 1891, which still exists today as the Asahi Breweries Suita Plant. Beer lover or not, the factory is easily one […]

JNTO will participate in the Arabian Tra...

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will participate in the Arab Travel Market (ATM) in May 2022 to strengthen ties with the Middle East on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and the United Arab Emirates. Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will participate again this year in the Arab Travel […]

The only guide you need to Japanese stre...

When it comes to street food in Japan, there is a bit of a stigma as to what Japanese street food actually is. Although not commonly seen on all the crowded streets like in Istanbul, or in markets like in Taiwan, street food is still an essential part of Japanese cuisine – just not in […]

Lively Golden Week travel peak finally a...

Japanese tourism suppliers are gearing up for what is expected to be their busiest Golden Week since the start of the pandemic, but the struggling industry continues to struggle as domestic travel has yet to recover to pre-levels. the pandemic and international arrivals still blocked. Some 16 million people are expected to travel to Japan […]

Japanese scientists have discovered pote...

image: Staphylococcus argenteus (SAR) was isolated from chicken and slaughterhouse meat samples. Sequencing and phylogenetic analysis of S. argenteus isolates from both sources suggested bacterial contamination of chicken meat at the slaughterhouse. to see After Credit: M. Miyake & Y. Wakabayashi Osaka, Japan—People need to eat enough safe and nutritious food to stay alive and […]

Exploring potential routes of food conta...

Staphylococcus argenteus (SAR) has been isolated from chicken and slaughterhouse meat samples. Sequencing and phylogenetic analysis of S. argenteus isolates from both sources suggested bacterial contamination of chicken meat at the slaughterhouse. Credit: M. Miyake & Y. Wakabayashi People need to eat enough healthy, nutritious food to stay alive and healthy. Eating unsafe foods contaminated […]

How the pandemic is shaping the future o...

MANILA — The tourism sector continues to adapt to changes brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic as it encourages people to travel while ensuring their health and safety. During a panel discussion at the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit in Manila on Thursday, experts shared their thoughts on how the global health […]

The Moodie Davitt Report -The Moodie Dav...

SOUTH KOREA. Amid growing anticipation of a widespread resumption of outbound travel, Lotte Duty Free has launched a “Travel is Coming” promotion to bolster benefits for Korean customers. On April 18, the government eased strict social restrictions that had been in place for 25 months, ushering in a long-awaited era of “living with COVID”. The […]

Finnair expands winter schedule as trave...

Finnair plans to fly to 77 destinations next winter, including direct flights to the United States and Thailand from Helsinki and Stockholm. The carrier said it should build its 2022-23 winter schedule with a ‘view of the closure of Russian airspace’, which has been in place since the start of the war in Ukraine and […]

Finnair flies to 77 destinations in wint...

Finnair has updated its offer for winter 2022-2023, in view of the closure of Russian airspace. Finnair flies to ten Asian destinations, five US destinations and 62 European destinations from its Helsinki hub during the winter. Finnair also offers direct flights to the United States and Thailand from Stockholm Arlanda. “We are pleased to see […]

Where to Celebrate Mexican Flavors This ...

Ina Mae Tavern Ina Mae Tavern will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo with $5 Mamitas, $7 Hornitos Palomas and $15 Blackened Shrimp Tacos (3 per order). There will also be live music. Reservations are available through Tock. Chicago border Promotions will include $7 Hornitos Palomas, $6 Hornitos Shots and $12 Smokehouse Tacos (3 per order). […]

The downtown street food market introduc...

Subway morning‘s foodie guide, Suresh Doss, joins us weekly to discuss one of the many great GTA restaurants he’s discovered. This week, he spoke to host Ismaila Alfa about a take-out market in downtown Toronto. Ismaila: What is Market 707? Suresh: It is a container marketplace established in 2011 by Scadding Court. So we head […]

Two huge food truck rallies are planned ...

It’s a big weekend for food trucks. In addition to the regular trucks that are parked at The Truck Stop on Friday and Saturday, two food truck rallies take place on weekends. Both events read like a who’s who of food trucks with many newcomers. The Friday Food Truck Rally Friday, April 15 is the […]

Could Heygo be the future of travel?

Hear us on virtual travel! Recently, I visited Singapore’s colorful Joo Chiat district with Alvin, its houses painted cornflower blue, peach, buttercup yellow and mustard. Two days before, I was in Montmartre with Florent, the artists’ district perched in Paris. Shortly before that, it was snow monkeys and hot springs in Nagano, Japan with Eriko. […]

First Look at Osaka Eki: Japanese Street...

There’s a new little mobile pop-up in town called Osaka-Eki. The vendor specializes in Japanese-style street food. They had been out at Chainlink Gallery Place, and I decided to drop by during the first week of food trucks at the downtown creative space. =================FacebookCash/cards accepted================= This blog will be quite brief as it was their […]

Here are 8 award-winning travel experien...

With so much to see and do in Japan, it can be hard to narrow it down to a short, manageable list of things to do in a limited amount of time. Japan travel prices are here to help you. Launching this year alone, the awards aim to recognize outstanding attractions across Japan that promote […]

Egypt plans to buy wheat off-tender to e...

WTO slashes global trade growth forecast; Accelerating U.S. Consumer Prices — Macro Snapshot RIYADH: The impact of the Russian-Ukrainian war pushed up consumer price levels in the United States last month, as the cost of gasoline hit record highs, squeezed incomes in the Great Britain despite unemployment falling to its lowest in 50 years and […]

Wawrinka’s return to ATP Tour ends in de

Carlos Alcaraz is hoping to meet Novak Djokovic at the Monte-Carlo Masters, but his first target is a second-round tie with Sebastian Korda. Alcaraz is one of the brightest prospects on the ATP Tour, with the 18-year-old Spaniard winning his maiden Masters title at the Miami Open and becoming the tournament’s youngest male champion. It […]

Behind Historic Korean Cuisine in ‘Pachi

The TV adaptation of Pachinko, based on the international bestseller by Min Jin Lee, follows a family over eight decades, from the rural community of Yeongdo in 1930s Busan to the fast-paced world of 1989 Tokyo. The story focuses on Sunja, played by three separate actresses over the course of the series, as she tries […]

Can I travel to Japan? Travel restricti...

Japan has some of the strictest travel restrictions in the world and it is currently not possible to visit unless you are a Japanese citizen or encounter a very small number of exceptions. However, there is hope on the horizon for tourists desperate to visit Tokyo’s neon-streaked alleyways and Kyoto’s temples. Here’s what you need […]

Food trucks return this week to the form...

The food trucks are returning to the former ephemeral park in the city center. The ICT Pop-Up City Park used to have food trucks during lunch. It brought good crowds and life to an area that needed it. Unfortunately the park closed in August 2020. The space at 121 E. Douglas has been redesigned as […]

NJPW Announces Dates and Tour for G1 Cli...

– NJPW has announced that the G1 Climax tournament will return later this summer, along with the full list of dates, cities and locations for this year’s G1 Climax 32. The tournament will begin on July 16 in Hokkaido, Japan. It will end with the final at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on August 18. […]

Travel to turn-of-the-century Japan with...

So much of our travels, from museums to historic neighborhoods to re-enactments, are an attempt to step back into the past. The same goes for coffee table books, whether they’re photos of Paris by Marville or Hollywood’s Golden Age. That’s why our latest pick for Just Booked, our series on gorgeous coffee table travel books, […]

Spark:York street restaurant receives pl...

Spark:York received permission to operate for another three years The STREET Spark: York dining venue has been granted planning permission to operate for another three years by a committee of council. Most councilors agreed that the location of the shipping container has been positive for York, despite complaints from some nearby residents. But Spark could […]

Shanghai battles food shortages under vi...

BEIJING (AP) — Residents of Shanghai are struggling to get meat, rice and other food items under anti-coronavirus lockdowns that confine most of its 25 million people to their homes, fueling frustration as as the government tries to contain a spreading epidemic. Residents of China’s business capital complain that online grocery stores are often sold […]

Iga Swiatek captures Sunshine Double win...

“I try to think that there is no limit,” says Iga Swiatek, the new no. 1 WTA player in the world. At 20, she’s been on multiple winning streaks, beating the best and picking up three career titles. There may always be room for improvement, but the Polish youngster has shown that her experiences on […]

Japan lifts travel ban on 106 countries,...

Rather than the cherry blossom or “Sakura season” that dominates headlines on travel to Japan at this time of year, there have been whispers of xenophobia and hatred towards foreign visitors lately. Even when the world reopened, Japan seemed to remain closed. After South Korea eased travel restrictions this week, sparking excitement around the world, […]

Cory Henry announces 2022 world tour

On the heels of his “best year yet” (SPIN) and four 2022 Grammy nominations, keyboard virtuoso, producer and multi-instrumentalist Cory Henry announces the kickoff of its 2022 world tour on April 13 in Australia. While down, Cory will perform at the famous Byron Bay Bluesfest and make headlines in Melbourne and Sydney. In May, he […]

WATCH: Nathan Chen tries a new hobby in ...

Being an Olympic champion comes with many perks and Nathan Chen appreciates all of them. The world’s best figure skater is currently in Japan for the 2022 Stars on Ice tour and enjoying the coolness of the country’s sightseeing. However, there is something new he got into while traveling through Japan. ADVERTISING The article continues […]

Food waste reduction efforts, local alco...

Rice roll rampage: Japanese food companies join forces to reduce waste amid consumer concerns The Japanese government and food companies such as Suntory and Keishindo are joining forces to fight food waste by exploring technology and recycling opportunities, as well as focusing on seasonal production issues. One such concern is the festive ehomaki sushi roll, […]

Iga Swiatek’s rise to the top after Ash

New world number 1 Iga Swiatek has revealed her devastation at learning that Ash Barty has retired from tennis. “I cried for 40 minutes,” Swiatek told the BBC. “It was mainly because of Ash’s retirement. I didn’t know that was going to happen and it really surprised me. READ MORE: Gus and Gallen clash over […]

Pacific region leads US in online food o...

If it seems like an inordinate share of online grocery services are starting up in the San Francisco and Los Angeles areas, there may be a reason for the disparity. According to data from the March edition of PYMNTS’ ConnectedEconomy™ monthly report, “Mapping Digital Behavior Across US Regions”, consumers in the Pacific region of the […]

Korean startups help get unique personal...

After two years of strict social distancing and masking mandates due to the COVID-19 pandemic, South Korea has now largely abandoned its aggressive restrictions. The country has opened up to international tourists, eliminated quarantine rules and made domestic travel easier. South Koreans are rushing to travel domestically and abroad – in what’s being called ‘revenge […]

Tempeh finds a new home in Japan – Food

Takehiro Masutomo (Jakarta Post) Tokyo ● Sun, April 3, 2022 2022-04-03 09:28 7 22dc95a23fb944820adae5904f525293 1 Food tempeh,tempeh-in-japan,vegetarian,vegan,food,healthy-food Free Tempeh gained recognition and began a unique evolution in Japan, aided by the country’s growing health awareness and expanding supply channels. Tamaki Abe is one of a growing number of Japanese people who have recently fallen in […]

Osaka hosts tourism event in Japan to re...

Published on: Saturday April 2, 2022 From March 25-27, 2022, travel professionals attended the first successful Japan Tourism Showcase held in Osaka, Kansai. It is one of the most important events that has happened in the revival of the tourism industry in Japan. In addition to destination managers across Japan, travel service providers representing the […]

Prepare for a rise in food prices in Jap...

April is the start of the new financial year in Japan, and with it comes a rise in the cost of goods. Japan will now have to deal with an increase in the prices of basic necessities due to the rising cost of raw materials. As reported by Japan todayprice increases will start today (friday […]

The First Vegan Food Options Are Coming ...

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter themed area at the Universal Orlando Resort in Orlando, Florida has added its first vegan-labeled menu items at various restaurants and food stalls. Before adding these new vegan meal options, customers looking for plant-based options in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter were relegated to a combination of some […]

SPIRITED AWAY Stage Adaptation Shares Mo...

Early March saw the opening of the Taken away as if by magic stage adaptation. This version of Hayao Miyazaki’s beloved 2001 Studio Ghibli film reimagined the story for the theater with stunning puppets. To be exact, 50 puppets. Toby Olié designed the living creations to accompany the 32 performers staging emblematic scenes from the […]

Japan to see higher prices for food and ...

Japanese consumers are expected to face more challenges amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic as a wave of price hikes will hit essentials such as food and daily goods in the new fiscal year beginning Friday in due to rising raw material costs. Given that there will be changes in fiscal year 2022 in some social […]

Wawrinka falls in straight sets

ATP Challenger Tour: Stan Wawrinka falls in straight sets after returning from injury Three-time major champion Stan Wawrinka suffered a straight-set loss Tuesday at the ATP Challenger Tour event in Marbella, Spain, on his return to competition after being sidelined for more than a year with injury at the foot. Follow ATP Challenger Tour updates […]

Preview and program for day 7: Tsitsipas...

Tuesday’s action-packed slate at the Miami Open presented by Itau will see the start and end of the fourth round, with eight high-stakes matchups. The top half of the draw resulted in a marquee match between Stefanos Tsitsipas and Carlos Alcaraz, as well as a tough test for world number 2 Daniil Medvedev against Jenson […]

Worldwide FM Takeover, an Asian food sho...

Also including FAIR PLAY Festival, Indie Wrestling and Les Miserables at the Lowry. From Monday March 28 to Sunday April 3 We’ve had a glorious week of sunshine and beer gardens, but it looks like we’ve missed the traditional Manchester weather as the snow and rain are set to return this Wednesday. However, there are […]

‘Sweet and spicy’: Travel blogger’s post

Just when we started to think that weird dessert variations instant noodles like Maggi was an Indian thing, we were wrong. By Japan, that too. In the latest addition to the growing list of bizarre internet food fads, a viral video from Japan shows an unusual combo of ramen with ice cream and has foodies […]

Naomi Osaka’s Unlikely Service Model: Ni

After Naomi Osaka beat Angelique Kerber on Thursday to reach the third round of the Miami Open Presented by Itau, she cited an unlikely source as someone who helped her serve: Nick Kyrgios. “I worked a lot on my serve with [coach] Wim [Fissette], because apparently before I didn’t put my two feet together, so […]

Michelle McKinney Frymire Named to U.S. ...

(March 25, 2022, 11:46 +07) CWT President and CEO Michelle McKinney Frymire has been appointed to the US Travel and Tourism Advisory Council by US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo. Michelle McKinney Frymire In this role, Michelle will provide the Secretary with counsel and advice on issues and concerns affecting the US travel and tourism […]

Halal Food Certification Market Overview...

The Global Halal Food Certification Market The report emphasizes on a detailed understanding of some crucial factors such as size, share, sales, forecasted trends, supply, production, demand, industry, and CAGR to provide a comprehensive perspective of the overall market. In addition, the report also highlights challenges hindering market growth and expansion strategies employed by leading […]

NCT 127 Continues World Tour With ‘NEO C

NCT 127 leave for Japan. Following the cancellation of their concerts in Saitama in January due to the pandemic, the NCT unit have confirmed that they will be continuing the Japanese leg of their world tour: NEO CITY – THE VISIT. In an announcement made earlier this week, the ‘Sticker’ The hitmakers have announced […]

Food Review: Japanese Cuisine Maetomo Ka...

The place Located at the Sheraton Towers Hotel, Maetomo Japanese cuisine Kaiseki & Sushi has been around for a few years, but it wasn’t until November last year that the restaurant opened a new sushi counter. It’s a nice ambience from the entrance to the sushi counter room, adorned with wooden furniture and it’s a […]

Finnair adds service between Helsinki an...

Finnair is adding a new route from Helsinki to Mumbai in India, but has to cancel some flights to Asia due to the closure of Russian airspace to EU-based airlines. The carrier is to offer more than 300 daily flights in its 2022 summer schedule, including five destinations in North America and eight routes to […]

Justin Bieber to perform in Jakarta as p...

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Justin Bieber will take part in his Justice World Tour during the launch of his studio album Justice released in March 2021. Jakarta’s Gelora Bung Karno is set to be one of the venues for his scheduled World Tour in November. According to a social media post by AEG Presents Asia, PK […]

DOT meets with Japanese tourism official...

Published on: Wednesday March 23, 2022 The Philippines Department of Tourism is continuing its marketing and promotional campaigns a month after it reopened to foreign leisure travelers. This time they are looking to potential visitors from the key source market of Japan. Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat led the Philippine delegation in engaging with all tourism […]

Wait what? A food blogger from Japan at...

Remember the woman who pranked her husband by serving a “chicken wing” cake? Similar is this restaurant in Japan, serving a coffee-flavored cake that’s so neatly shaped like a doggo. Did you just say “Appearances are deceiving”? It is true that this cake was not meat but a treat for the taste buds. The hyper-realistic […]

Survey: record 6.5% hesitant to buy food...

A record 6.5% of consumers are hesitant to buy food products from Fukushima prefecture due to fears of radiation, down 1.6 points from a year ago, according to a government survey. The findings were released by the Consumer Agency on March 8, nearly 11 years after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in eastern Japan caused […]

Food Packaging Robotics Market Global Tr...

The report provides a detailed assessment of the ‘Global Food packaging robotics Marlet’. This includes enabling technologies, key trends, market drivers, challenges, standardization, regulatory landscape, deployment models, operator case studies, opportunities, future roadmaps, supply chains value, profiles of ecosystem players and strategies included. The report also presents a SWOT analysis and forecast for food packaging […]

Travel industry PHL woos Japan with safe...

Reuters THE Department of Tourism (DoT) said it had pitched the Philippines to the Japanese travel market as a safe destination, following the steady decline in coronavirus cases here. In a statement on Tuesday, the DoT said a Philippine delegation led by Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat recently visited Japan to meet with Japanese government and industry […]

Ukraine invasion and climate change rais...

sapporo– Despite the imposition of a wide range of sanctions against Russia following its invasion of Ukraine, the government indicated last week that it planned not to touch imported marine products, which not only reflects political and economic concerns, but also deeper concerns about the impact of import restrictions on Japan’s overall food security. According […]

PHL’s travel industry woos Japan with sa

Reuters THE Department of Tourism (DoT) said it had pitched the Philippines to the Japanese travel market as a safe destination, following the steady decline in coronavirus cases here. In a statement on Tuesday, the DoT said a Philippine delegation led by Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat recently visited Japan to meet with Japanese government and industry […]

ATP Challenger Tour – Return of Stanisla

ATP Challenger Tour – return of Stanislas Wawrinka: Three-time major champion Stanislas Wawrinka will return to competition next week after being sidelined for more than a year with a foot injury. To follow ATP Challenger Tour Live Updates at InsideSport.IN ATP Challenger Tour: Stan Wawrinka back on ATP Challenger Tour after year-long injury hiatus Miami […]

Overseas travel requests to be collected...

Flight departure times are shown at Terminal 1 of Incheon Airport on Monday. (Yonhap) Outbound travel demand is expected to increase from Monday as the government exempted vaccinated people from the seven-day self-quarantine upon returning to South Korea. The Disaster and Security Countermeasures Central Headquarters announced that those who received their first dose of the […]

Overseas travel requests to be collected...

Flight departure times are shown at Terminal 1 of Incheon Airport on Monday. (Yonhap) Outbound travel requests to South Korea are expected to increase from Monday as the government exempted vaccinated people from the seven-day self-quarantine upon returning to the country. The Disaster and Security Countermeasures Central Headquarters announced that those who received their first […]

Tennis: Naomi Osaka heckled and in tears...

Naomi Osaka felt compelled to ask the chair umpire to do something about someone yelling at her. Photo/Getty Naomi Osaka has sent a poignant message after breaking down in tears in Indian Wells over a rude ruckus from a spectator. However, Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray claim the incident is nothing out of the ordinary. […]

A New Era for Food: The Potential Benefi...

~~ ~ This month marks the start of shipments of tomatoes that control high blood pressure, the first genetically modified food to be approved by the Japanese government for distribution and sale. Gene editing technology makes it possible to modify the genome (total genetic material of an organism), the imprint of life, at will. Research […]

The 10 Best Chinese Restaurants in Pitts...

Have you ever imagined being in a city with over 446 bridges? Pittsburgh, also known as the “City of Bridges” or “the Steel City”, is probably the best city in the Rust Belt. Its successful reinvention has transformed it into a world-class destination due to its sporting heritage, numerous cultural sites, art, scenic views and […]

A timid Asia-Pacific rebound is starting...

After two years with some of the toughest entry and travel restrictions in the world during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Asia-Pacific region looks set for a return to business travel. But geopolitical events as well as the unclear pandemic strategy of some countries have tinged this optimism with a cloudy veneer. Unlike most countries in […]

This first-hand experience in Tohoku rev...

This Q&A with Gene Miyake, Managing Director of NON-STOP Travel, sheds light on Japan’s Tohoku region, a natural wonderland where contemporary tourism highlights blend with ancient rituals and ultimate relaxation. . We heard that you participated in the Tohoku Familiarization Trip from the Japan National Tourist Board. How was it? My last FAM Trip was […]

Iwahashi Genki To Release 2nd Single + H...

Iwahashi Genki will release their second single “SLEEPOVERon May 25. Additionally, he will be hosting a fan club tour titled ‘GENKI IWAHASHI FANCLUB TOUR 2022: SLEEPOVER‘ from July. The title track was first performed at their Christmas event last year at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall. As for the coupling track, it will feature “my fairies“, […]

5 things to do in New Zealand to curb yo...

As the borders slowly reopen, the taste of travel is finally within reach again. What’s at the top of our list when we take off? Japan, of course. The allure of this whimsical country is more appealing than ever. So much so that Tokyo, Osaka and Kyoto topped the top spots on Condé Nast’s annual […]

A sustainability award up for grabs for ...

A sustainability award up for grabs for South West food and beverage companies South West Food and drink companies that have put sustainability at the heart of their work are invited to take part in this year’s Taste of the West Awards. The annual awards, which celebrate the region’s food and beverage sector, include a […]

Reminder to apply for your new South Kor...

In the fall of 2021 (when it was still nearly impossible for most people to visit) South Korea has introduced an electronic travel authorization that most travelers are now required to request. With Korea reopening in a few weeks, we would like to remind our readers planning to visit that it is now a mandatory […]

Airlines are devising ways to avoid Russ...

United have suspended two routes to India. Finnair has reduced its service in Asia. And the Japanese company All Nippon Airways has suspended flights from London and Paris. But despite these changes, which stem from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, analysts say the need for airlines to avoid Russian airspace will not have a major overall […]

“I don’t like his tour” – Naomi Osaka sa

Tennis star Naomi Osaka is very open about her relationship with her rapper boyfriend, Cordae. The American player recently went on a ‘tour date’, with him, around the East Coast. Asked about her experience and the difference between the two professional tours, Naomi preferred the tennis tour to the music tours. ADVERTISING The article continues […]

Living dangerously in the desert, Christ...

After American Christopher Eubanks picked up his thrilling three-set victory over compatriot Maxime Cressy in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open on Thursday night, he pointed to his left forearm to say he felt pain. ice in the veins. The former Georgia Tech star saved three match points in the second-set tie-break against […]

Russian war threatens global food supply...

Agriculture ministers from the main developed nations of the Group of Seven on Friday accused Russia of threatening global food supplies by invading Ukraine, a major agricultural producer, and plunging more people into starvation. In a joint statement released after an online meeting, the G-7 ministers also pledged to ensure the food supply of the […]

PGA Tour debuts mixed reality at Players...

MLB’s automated ball-striking system will be used to challenge human calls in select low-A games By Andre Cohen March 15, 2022 MLB’s automated ball-hitting system will be used to defy human umpire calls from home plate at select Low-A Southeast games this coming season. Teams will be limited to three calls per game, MLB announced […]

Naomi Osaka comes from behind to beat St...

Naomi Osaka picked up a solid victory after returning from an extended layoff on Thursday when she defeated fellow former US Open champion Sloane Stephens at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. After losing the first set 6-3 in windy conditions, the former Japanese world No. 1 won the next two sets 6-1, 6-2 […]

Do you like oriental cuisine? Here are ...

If you want to go beyond the infamous Veg Manchurian, foodie and travel enthusiast Rupali Dean has the list you need. Whether you love your traditional oriental cuisine or want to give your palate something more exciting to try, this curated list of the best is worth keeping handy. Get those chopsticks ready! Chang Palace, […]

Djokovic confirms absence from Indian We...

Emerging Spanish star Carlos Alcaraz continued his rise with a 7-5 6-3 loss to third seed Stefanos Tsitsipas to reach the Miami Masters quarter-finals on Tuesday. The 18-year-old, who reached the last eight of the US Open last year after beating Tsitsipas in the third round, proved too good for the Greek again in an […]

PH airlines ramp up flights as travel ru...

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, March 8) – Local airlines are bolstering their international and domestic network this summer as the government eases restrictions amid falling COVID-19 cases. In separate statements, Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific said they were taking advantage of the improving coronavirus situation in the country to launch more flights from March. […]

“WASHOKU GO” Website for Overseas Online

OSAKA, Japan, March 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — An online trading platform ‘WASHOKU GO’ has been launched by a group of specially selected companies manufacturing traditional Japanese food specialties in Osakawestern Japan. The platform is intended for foreign professionals and buyers to deal with the global coronavirus crisis. URL: https://www.washokugo.jp/ OverviewThe platform is aimed at professionals/buyers […]

WTA Tour Bracketology: Former champions ...

The women’s singles main draw for the 2022 BNP Paribas Open has been unveiled, and it features several key matchups of perennial stars, including defending champion Paula Badosa, 2018 champion Naomi Osaka, as well as rising American Coco Gauff and the 2022 juggernauts Jelena Ostapenko and Iga Swiatek. As the ink on the sheet dries, […]