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Cup Noodles: How instant food became a s...

Cup Noodles – first marketed in Japan 50 years ago, on September 18, 1971, with an English name, the “s” was dropped due to a translation error – are portable instant ramen eaten with a fork straight from their white, red and gold. cups. I research how products move between America and Japan, creating new […]

The country’s first measure would empowe

California’s more than half a million fast-food workers would benefit from increased power and protections as part of the country’s first measure approved by the state Assembly on Monday. Workers would be included alongside employers and state agencies in a new Fast Food Industry Council to establish statewide minimum standards on wages, hours, training and […]

New owner transforms Dynasty Travel into...

SINGAPORE — Dynasty Travel, a brand agency established in 1978, is transforming into a travel technology company for the post-pandemic landscape. It was acquired late last year in an eight-figure deal by Travel Curators, a Singapore-based travel tech company that started out as a mobile app for affluent travelers looking for tailor-made travel services in […]

Australia wants Kanye West fully vaccina...

MELBOURNE, Jan 29 (Reuters) – Hip-hop artist Kanye West will need to be fully vaccinated if he wants to perform in Australia, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday, after media reported the artist was planning an Australian tour in March. The warning comes just two weeks after tennis superstar Novak Djokovic’s hopes of a […]

6 things to know about food: Restaurant ...

Editor’s note: Houston’s restaurant scene is moving pretty quickly. In order to ensure that CultureMap readers don’t miss anything, let’s stop and look around for all the latest news to know. Openings Japanese restaurant in Osaka moved from a strip center at 515 Westheimer Rd. to the former Dolce Vita space at 500 Westheimer Rd. […]

Osaka Group Introduces World’s First Glo

Osaka Educational Carethe sixth company provides high-end overseas educational consultation on a global front. It is with honor and a sense of social responsibility that Osaka announces the seventh company Jiva Pranava Wellness Kendra. They offer programs for social reform, spiritual well-being, etc., in innovative methods to achieve internal transformations towards a better quality of […]

Chinese travel for Lunar New Year despit...

BEIJING — Chinese people are heading to their hometown for Lunar New Year, the country’s biggest family holiday, despite a government plea to stay where they are as Beijing tries to contain coronavirus outbreaks. The holiday, which begins on Wednesday, is usually mankind’s biggest annual move as hundreds of millions of people who have emigrated […]

Creating an innovation movement from Osa...

Where various industries and a huge market come together OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Kansai region, which includes the unique cities of Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto, is a massive market with a population of 24.65 million and a GDP of approximately 100,050 billion yen. It is equivalent to the metropolitan area centered on Tokyo as a business […]

This Yoyogi warehouse has turned into a ...

Since its opening in 2017, the memorable name Hobo Shinjuku Norengai, run by Tokyo restaurant group Spice Works, is a favorite spot for Tokyoites looking to get a modern meal in an old-fashioned setting. Now he’s expanded his restaurant roster by converting a nearby warehouse into an extension yokocho (food aisle) with seven new restaurants. […]

The Ride and The Tour – Two Great Firsts

On Friday, January 28, The path, the award-winning tourist theater tour, will celebrate its 11and Iconic premiere of the year as the most successful experiential and immersive entertainment initiative in Times Square and the Broadway district. Wednesday, February 2, Round powered by The Ridewill also celebrate its 7and Iconic Year Premiere with its multimillion-dollar floor-to-ceiling […]

JETRO Osaka (Japan External Trade Organi...

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 27, 2022– The Kansai region, which includes the unique cities of Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto, is a massive market with a population of 24.65 million and a GDP of around 100.05 trillion yen. It is equivalent to the metropolitan area centered on Tokyo as a business location and plays the central role […]

JETRO Osaka (Japan External Trade Organi...

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–January 27, 2022– The Kansai region, which includes the unique cities of Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto, is a massive market with a population of 24.65 million and a GDP of around 100.05 trillion yen. It is equivalent to the metropolitan area centered on Tokyo as a business location and plays the central role […]

JETRO Osaka (Japan External Trade Organi...

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Kansai region, which includes the unique cities of Osaka, Kobe and Kyoto, is a huge market with a population of 24.65 million and a GDP of around 100.050 billion yen. It is equivalent to the metropolitan area centered on Tokyo as a business location and plays the central role in the economy […]

You can get Japanese street food from th...

There’s a new take-out outlet that just opened in British Columbia that serves Japanese-style street food from an Airstream. This super cool new take-out restaurant is called Toki Doki and offers sweet Japanese dishes. Even better, it’s located in a surfer’s paradise — Tofino! It’s the perfect stopover on your next trip to the beautiful […]

Things to Do: Upcoming Food Events in Fe...

Maize, 14795 Memorial, celebrates its grand opening with an all-day party on February 3. It will begin at 11 a.m. with a ribbon cutting from the Houston West Chamber of Commerce. In the evening there will be a five-course wine dinner accompanied by live mariachi music and other festive touches. Executive Chef and Owner Fabian […]

Extension of the quasi-state of emergenc...

(Vax before the trip) In response to a rapid increase in the number of COVID-19 cases, the United States Embassy in Japan today announced that the Japanese government has extended the quasi-state of emergency for 18 additional prefectures which will remain in effect. until February 20, 2022. These measures will prevent the spread of COVID-19 […]

BlueNalu partners with Japan’s largest s

Multinational catering company FOOD AND LIFE BUSINESSES (F&LC) Announces New Partnership with Cultured Seafood Startup BlueNalu develop a supply chain for bluefin tuna and other sushi-grade seafood. The two companies plan to work together on product development and commercialization, as well as support a regulatory framework for the cellular production of seafood products in Japan. […]

FOOD & LIFE COMPANIES, the largest opera

SAN DIEGO & OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BlueNalu, a leading innovative food company that develops a variety of seafood products directly from fish cells, today announced a collaboration with leading multinational sushi restaurant operator, FOOD & LIFE COMPANIES Ltd. (TYO: 3563). As a Japanese restaurant leader, FOOD & LIFE COMPANIES (F&LC) operates brands such as Sushiro and […]

Final Fantasy XIV Eorzea Cafe will featu...

Square Enix announced another Final Fantasy XIV Collaboration Eorzea Café. However, this Final Fantasy XIV The Eorzea Cafe collaboration will offer food items inspired by the in-game All Saints’ Wake event. The All Saints’ Wake collaboration food items will be available at the Akihabara and Osaka locations from February 1 through February 28, 2022. Reservations […]

Prolonged border closures ‘can get reall

People from all over the world travel to Japan for many reasons. The country is famous for its beautiful scenery, mouth-watering cuisine like sushi and Kobe beef, stunning tourist attractions like Osaka Castle, and efficient public transportation, to name a few. Thousands of international students flock to the country every year for its world-class education. […]

A tour of foreign literature

CW: Mentions of Nazism, sexual coercion and violence The world of foreign fiction is diverse and rich but often underrepresented, which is exactly what we hope to change! Our contributors have offered a collection of some of their favorite books by authors around the world. So enjoy a ‘tour’ through some great recommendations from world […]

Not just bones, calcium also supports he...

The year 2020 has been a wake-up call in more ways than one. And since then, we are all taking concrete steps in the direction of health and physical fitness. Food plays a major role here. According to health experts around the world, a well-balanced diet helps promote a healthy body and mind. A well-balanced […]

Things to do: food events coming up this...

tuesday january 25 Steak night at the Nett Bar Some people love Taco Tuesday, but we think a good deal of steak is even better. At Nett Bar, 4504 Nett, Tuesday is a special steak night from 6 p.m. of the day. The steaks also come with compound butter and chimichurri sauce. Net bar also […]

How to participate in the next Hearthsto...

Registration for the next Hearthstone Masters Tour Qualifier is now open. While the qualifying events will take place from February 4 to 27, the next Masters Tour will take place from March 18 to 20. An invite to the second Hearthstone Masters Tour of 2022 is underway. Foyer mastery Visit #2 Interested players can visit […]

Kid Rock Reveals 2022 Bad Reputation Tou...

Kid Rock takes his “bad reputation” on tour. The country rock star is heading for a 25-show trek across the United States with special guests Foreigner, Grand Funk Railroad, Jason Bonham and Trey Lewis’ Led Zeppelin Evening on select dates. The 2022 Bad Reputation Tour kicks off April 6 at the Ford Center in Evansville, […]

A new airline will connect Asia to the U...

Share the article Last update 20 hours ago The new US airline, Northern Pacific Airways, hopes to take off in late 2022, giving travelers new options for flying from North America to destinations in Asia. On the airline’s official website, they state, “An airline should do more than just ‘get you there’. Northern Pacific Airways […]

Food banks need help as omicron surge cu...

Food banks across the country are experiencing a critical shortage of volunteers as the omicron variant scares people away from their regular shifts, and businesses and schools that regularly provide large groups of volunteers are canceling their participation for virus fears. In many cases, the end result has been a sharp increase in the expenditure […]

Mexican and Japanese cuisine go hand in ...

Martin’s Kitchen and Cantina is such a dazzling sample of LA life that I felt inspired to sit at the bar for hours, drinking micheladas and margaritas, eating guacamole and sushi rolls, and watching the Rams on one set of hanging screens, and the Chargers on another. It defines Los Angeles right now. Or at […]

Smart Cities World – Air Travel

Japanese digital air mobility platform company AirX has placed a pre-order for 50 units of the EH216 autonomous aerial vehicle (AAV). This is the biggest pre-order Ehang has received from Japan. The AAVs are planned to facilitate various urban air mobility (UAM) projects in Japan and could provide air taxi services for the 2025 World […]

The 5 best things our food writers ate i...

French Dip at Carbon Kitchen + Market At the start of the Twin Cities food truck revolution, the hunt for good bites became an epic quest of following trucks on Twitter or bumping into them in surprising places. Gastrotruck was part of this early push to cook outside of the usual kitchen and to bring […]

Insect farming is booming amid demand fo...

Crickets swarm on the surface of paper egg cartons in plastic containers placed on the shelves of a temperature-controlled greenhouse in Nihonmatsu, Fukushima prefecture. For many people, these critters will soon be tasty snacks. Cricket farming is a relatively new venture for Taiyo Green Energy Co., which generates electricity from solar energy and grows vegetables […]

Japan tightens Covid-19 travel restricti...

Japan on Wednesday expanded Covid-19 restrictions to the capital Tokyo and a dozen regions covering half the population as the Omicron variant of the coronavirus drove record new infections. Already in force in three regions, the measures, which are due to apply from Friday to February 13, were formalized by Prime Minister Fumio Kishida after […]

Victoria Azarenka voices support for vac...

Two-time Australian Open champion and WTA Players’ Council member Victoria Azarenka voiced her support for a vaccine requirement during the tour on Wednesday, becoming one of the first players in a leadership position to the make. Following his 6-1, 6-2 second-round win on Wednesday over Jil Teichmann, the No. 24 seed Azarenka said she understood […]

Letters from the Readers: A reader write...

I’ve lived in the UAE for four years and am an avid reader of Gulf News (“Must Watch: Cooking with Gulf News Food—Mumbai Biryani,” Gulf News, January 3). I love the content you post and it shows the effort put in by the Gulf News team. Since the launch of the Food by Gulf News […]

what you need to return to Japan from ov...

These days, traveling requires more than your passport and plane ticket. Covid-19 has made international travel a cumbersome task, with many documents now required to exit and enter countries around the world – and Japan is no exception. For a smooth journey and an easy return, we’ve put together this checklist of all the documents […]

The ruthless Daniil Medvedev progresses ...

New year, same ruthless efficiency for Daniil Medvedev during a Grand Slam championship on hard court. With a 13-1 record at the Australian Open and US Open in 2021, the Russian has dropped just three sets in those 13 wins. The world No. 2 continued that trend in the first round of the 2022 Australian […]

7 out of 10 Filipinos are willing to tra...

SEVEN out of 10 Filipinos are still eager to complete their planned air travel in the next nine months – an encouraging indicator for the aviation industry this year, a study commissioned by AirAsia Philippines has found. The survey, conducted in December 2021, validated AirAsia Philippines’ predictions of Filipinos’ growing optimism and enthusiasm for travel […]

Busch Gardens Mardi Gras Brings ‘Big Eas

Click to enlarge Photo via Busch Gardens Tampa Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s first big event of 2022 is all about letting the good times roll. Tampa Park’s Mardi Gras event, which runs from January 8 to March 6, features live music from local bands, a festive parade, a bead garden and half a dozen bars […]

MACROSS 7 BASARA EXPLOSION First Officia...

The Tokyo concert will be streamed live worldwide on Friday, January 28! (JST) With the resounding success of the recent theatrical release of MacrossΔ (Delta) Zettai LIVE!!!!!! (with the attached short, MacrossF – Labyrinth of Time), the Macross franchise shows no signs of slowing down as it enters its 40th anniversary. As part of the […]

Calling all travel enthusiasts! All the...

WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) — Travel enthusiasts, hear me out! If you’re looking to cross another trip off your to-do list, you’re in luck! Many locals take Uniglobe coach trips. They start here and take people across the country, and no place is too far for them. You can go as close as Pittsburgh or Cleveland, […]

Q&A | What Omicron Means for Japan’s Pa

~~ Like many countries around the world, Japan is now seeing the impact of the Omicron variant in increasing new daily infections. Between January 1 and January 8, the number of new daily infections increased 16 times (from 500 to over 8,000 respectively) across the country. On January 12, Tokyo registered 2,198 new patients. At […]

FFXIV Square Enix Cafe Will Feature Endw...

Square-Enix announcement a FFXIV the event will take place at the Square Enix Cafe Tokyo location. It will start on January 29, 2022 and will last until March 25, 2022. During this period, consumers will be able to enjoy a menu inspired by FFXIV Endwalker food. Additionally, there will be opportunities to earn placemats featuring […]

The PGA Tour Series is coming to Netflix...

Netflix is ​​really on its “A” game in many ways. Great movies, awesome binge-watch shows, and primo documentaries like Cheer, do murder, and The last dance. Now the best streaming service is diving into a new realm, the PGA. Audiences go behind the scenes and learn about the lives and stories of top professional golfers […]

“7 out of 10 Pinoys like to travel”

Despite the spread of new variants of Covid-19, 7 out of 10 Filipinos still want to continue their planned air travel in the next nine months, according to the results of a survey commissioned by AirAsia Philippines. The airline said the survey results “validated” its predictions of Filipinos’ growing optimism about travel and growing confidence […]

Enjoy modern Mexican cuisine in Manhatta...

Before anyone mentions the food and drink at Esperanza Cocina de la Playa – achiote “beso” salmon, four ceviche and aguachile from Sonora, ensalada de cuerda of braised short ribs and much more – they talk about the design. Because there is nothing else in the south bay quite like Esperanza Cocina de la Playa. […]

Must-visit markets for Scottish flavors

Edinburgh’s food scene has grown exponentially and its street markets showcase the best flavors of street food that all of Scotland has to offer. Unique Scottish dishes are certainly not limited to haggis and blood sausage. The cuisine of this ancient country dates back centuries, but in modern times many of these flavors have evolved […]

Prosecutors in Osaka, Japan could bring ...

Japanese toilets at JR Shinohara Station in Ōmihachiman, Shiga Prefecture – Photo: Hunini, via Wikimedia. Prosecutors in Osaka, Japan are considering indicting a transgender woman for using a women’s restroom at a commercial establishment. The commercial establishment called the Osaka prefectural police after a customer complained that she could not use the women’s toilet because […]

The new Shin-Okubo Kankoku Yokocho food ...

Shin Okubo, also known as Korea Town in Tokyo, is famous for its endless array of Korean dishes. With hundreds of restaurants in this small neighborhood, it can be difficult to choose a place to eat. If you want to try a bit of everything, head to the neighborhood’s newest South Korean food hall, Shin-Okubo […]

NJPW Announces Title Fights and Line-ups...

Photo Courtesy: New Japan Pro-Wrestling Title fights and lines have been pushed back for the Golden Series tour. Coming off the three-night Wrestle Kingdom 16 streak, New Japan Pro-Wrestling heads to its “Golden Series” tour which commemorates the company’s 50th anniversary. The annual anniversary show is scheduled for March 1, but on the road to […]

Title matches announced for NJPW’s Golde

NJPW Title matches have been announced for NJPW’s Golden Series tour which begins January 20 and runs through February 20. The final two nights of shows in Hokkaido will have title matches. On February 20, Kazuchika Okada will defend the IWGP World Heavyweight title against Tetsuya Natio, Toru Yano will face Minoru Suzuki for the […]

Canada added to ‘do not travel’ list

(CNN) — Canada was moved into the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s highest risk category for travel on Monday. Canada has seen a sharp rise in cases as the Omicron variant spreads. The country recorded 294,437 new cases for the week ending Jan. 8, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University, its highest […]

The Worst Food Crime of 2022 Has Already...

It’s time to chase away all those bubble tea pizzas and beer ramen with the latest offensive food fad on social media. Enter, vanilla ice cream floating in a sea of ​​spicy soup. It all started last weekend when someone tweeted out a call to action along with photos of a KFC soft serve cone […]

Travel Alert – U.S. Embassy Tokyo – Janu

Strict border rules to continue On January 11, the Japanese government announced that strict border restrictions barring most foreign nationals from entering Japan would continue until at least the end of February. All travelers from the United States must comply with a mandatory three- or six-day quarantine at facilities designated by the Japanese government. The […]

Allegations Novak Djokovic lied about hi...

Tuesday, January 11, 2022 9:38 a.m. Novak Djokovic in Belgrade on December 25 The declaration form filed by Novak Djokovic to travel to Australia is under review following allegations he may have answered incorrectly. On the form, filed on January 1, Djokovic answered “no” to the question: “Have you traveled, or will you travel, in […]

What if you could read a fashion label l...

For digital ID, which the Fashion Taskforce developed with EON, a digital ID company, you scan a QR code on the tag or an NFC embedded in the item. This also brings you to an app page, this one detailing the materials involved and the authenticity of the product – a useful tool for the […]

Things to do: Upcoming foodie events in ...

Here’s a look at this week’s hottest culinary offerings: Monday January 10 Click to enlarge A pork knuckle built for two. Photo by Philipp Sitter Pork knuckle Monday at King’s BierHaus We never understood why people make resolutions to lose weight during the coldest month of the year. This goes against our body’s normal tendencies […]

Peruvian police visit Lima disguised as ...

Reuters Videos Oscar winner and pioneer, Sidney Poitier dies at 94 SIDNEY POITIER: “I was brought up by my parents to be an instrument of change, for good, for respect, for the irreplaceable qualities of a human being. Sidney Poitier, who broke racial barriers as the first black winner of the Best Actor Oscar and […]

Nadal returns to tour with victory over ...

Rafa Nadal stepped up his preparations for this month’s Australian Open on Thursday with a 6-2, 7-5 victory over Lithuanian qualifier Ricardas Berankis in the second round of the Melbourne Summer Set ATP 250 tournament. Playing his first competitive singles match on the ATP Tour since August 5, the 20-time Grand Slam champion showed no […]

Things to do: Upcoming food events in Ho...

Mark your calendars because you don’t want to miss these deliciously fun food events: Yaga’s Chili Quest & Beer Fest returns to Galveston on January 15th. The event runs from noon to 5 p.m. and takes place in historic Galveston at 2302 Strand. The call will begin at 11:00 a.m. The festivities will be preceded […]

Nadal makes Tour singles comeback with v...

Tennis – ATP 250 – Melbourne Summer Set – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 5, 2022 Spain’s Rafael Nadal during a REUTERS / Loren Elliott training session Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MELBOURNE, Jan.6 (Reuters) – Rafa Nadal stepped up his preparations for this month’s Australian Open on Thursday […]

It’s time to improve your brunch | Food

Good year! With the holidays now behind us, it’s back to business as usual. But just because we’re all going back to work doesn’t mean there’s nothing to look forward to. There’s always the “Sunday Funday” – aka brunch – to keep us sane. If you’re already counting the minutes until the weekend, we’ve got […]

Naomi Osaka back on tour and back in the...

Pressed further by a series of reporters, Osaka explained one of the simple ingredients she uses to improve her mental health: having a chat with friends. “I would say what probably set me up again is like, I guess, talking to people,” Osaka said. “I tend to internalize everything and I think it might be […]

Foods that will protect your skin from s...

Many are bothered by severe tans or sunburn, forcing them to stay indoors even on a pleasant sunny day. Most people try to avoid this problem by wearing cotton clothes that cover the whole body and using huge dollops of suntan lotion. However, tanning could be removed naturally by making a small change in your […]

Tour grind: Australian tennis star relis...

Jordan Thompson will attend the Melbourne Summer Set event next week after spending nine months abroad last year Jordan Thompson doesn’t want to hear any international rivals complain about being away from home. Thompson, 27, spent nine months on the road last year, given difficulties returning during the Covid-19 pandemic. “I’m getting pretty old now […]

The question of food imports is crucial ...

By Yang Cheng-yu and William Hetherington / Journalist, with editor The easing of restrictions on food imports from five Japanese prefectures is crucial for the development of Taiwan’s relations with Japan, a researcher told lawmakers in the Taipei Legislature on Friday. The best time to ease restrictions would be the first semester of this year […]

Special exhibition of unique food replic...

A 10-stack ‘burger tower’ model is on display at the Kurayoshi Figure Museum in Kurayoshi, Tottori on November 20, 2021. (Mainichi / Hirofumi Nohara) KURAYOSHI, Tottori – A special food replica themed exhibition, a unique craft form in Japan, is currently being held in this western Japanese city. A total of 120 elaborate models of […]