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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 […]

Kishida vows to prepare for restart of G...

Newfrom Japan March 12, 2022 Ishinomaki, Miyagi Prefecture, March 12 (Jiji Press)– Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said on Saturday that his government plans to prepare to restart its Go To Travel domestic tourism promotion campaign, suspended since December 2020 due to the covid19 pandemic. “We will make preparations so that the campaign can be […]

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 […]

Parents and Students Say Food in Kameham...

When we send our children to school, we usually do so in the hope that they will be safe and that they will eat a good lunch. But parents and students at Kamehameha Keaʻau schools on the island of Hawaii have sounded the alarm over some of the meals served there. Photos of undercooked raw […]

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, […]

Novak Djokovic on two events due to US C...

Novak Djokovic withdrew from the BNP Paribas Open on Wednesday on the eve of the event, saying he cannot travel to the United States because he is not vaccinated against COVID-19. Djokovic, the tournament’s No. 2 seed, cited US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regulations as the reason for his inability to play. The […]

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, […]

Finnair will fly to Shanghai and Seoul a...

Finnair has announced plans to continue flights from Helsinki to Shanghai and Seoul despite the closure of Russian airspace to EU-based airlines. Russia banned carriers from 36 countries, including all 27 EU countries, from using its airspace last month in response to the EU’s decision to ban Russian airlines following the invasion of Ukraine. Finnair […]

Finnair will continue flights to Shangha...

Finnair has announced its intention to continue flights from Helsinki to Shanghai and Seoul, despite the closure of Russian airspace to EU-based airlines. Russia banned carriers from 36 countries, including all 27 EU countries, from using its airspace last month in response to the EU’s decision to ban Russian airlines following the invasion of Ukraine. […]

Japan warns against all travel to Russia...

Japan raised its travel alert for Russia to its second-highest level on Monday to warn against all travel there as additional sanctions over Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine left far fewer available flights and began to seriously disrupt the local economy and the lives of citizens. The Japanese Foreign Ministry raised its risk warning to level […]

Thai Airways launches Air Travel Bubble ...

(07 March 2022, 12:08 +07) Thai Airways has started direct flights to and from four cities in India. The resumption of passenger services to India follows the Thai government’s approval of an air travel bubble between Thailand and India. Thai Airways will operate Air Travel Bubble flights as follows: Thai Airways Airbus A350 reg: HS-THE. […]

Multilingual tour guides struggle as pan...

“One, two, dong!” shouted a woman in her 60s guiding a group of online tourists using virtual reality technology. On this signal, three Australian tourists moved their bodies in front of their computers as if striking a temple bell. It was part of a trial of an online tour conducted in December that featured the […]

Gas queues in Lebanon as fears grow over...

BEIRUT: As Ramadan approaches, shoppers in crisis-ridden Lebanon are jostling for sacks of flour and bottles of cooking oil – with ever-dwindling stocks remaining unreplenished fueling worries of a food security crisis. The devastating explosion in the port of Beirut destroyed huge silos used to store imported wheat and the summer in Ukraine cut off […]

Community Food Bank of Atlanta’s Annual

ATLANTA, Ga. (CW69 News at 10) – After a two-year virtual hiatus, the Atlanta Community Food Bank’s 38th Annual Hunger Walk Run 5-K is taking place Sunday, March 6, 2022, in-person and virtually. The event will take place from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the green space of the Home Depot Backyard, next to […]

YG Entertainment will hold a world audit...

YG Entertainment opens its doors to budding artists! At March 4, 2022YG Entertainment has announced the start of their world audition tour, YG Audition World Tour 2022from Japan. #YGGLOBALAUDITIONTOUR✔️1次選考: オンライン書類審査 ⬇️お申し込みはこちらから⬇️https://t.co/LAP7MSUAd1 たくさんのご応募をお待ちしています❤️‍🔥#YG #HEARING #YGAUDITION #オーディション #YGオーディション #GLOBALAUDITION #YGGLOBALAUDITION pic.twitter.com/wf2Xq0N9XT — YG JAPAN official (@YGJAPANofficial) March 4, 2022 Aspiring interns can […]

Pro surfers to pay homage to ‘female her

(Photo/Margarita Salyak, World Surfing League) March 3, 2022 | By Mary Murphy Support us! GearJunkie may earn a small commission from affiliate links in this article. Learn more. Home » Women » Pro female surfers to honor ‘female heroines’ on upcoming World Surfing League tour The World Surf League (WSL) celebrates International Women’s Day in […]

How travel to Europe and Asia is affecte...

Share the article Last update 1 day ago the Russian invasion of Ukraine plunged Europe into themost violent and bloody conflict he has seen since the end of The Second World War. And like Vladimir Poutinetroops continue to gather and push further west into Ukraine, there are fears that already fragile travel industrywho was kneeled […]

ESR to develop US$1.5 billion multi-phas...

ESR Cayman Limited (“ESR” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries as a “Group”; stock code SEHK: 1821), APAC’s largest real estate asset manager powered by the new economy, announced its latest multi-phase logistics development in Greater Osaka, construction of the ESR Kawanishi Distribution Center (“ESR Kawanishi DC”) on a prime site of 505,647 m² […]

Hologic Partners with WTA Tour in Histor...

ST PETERSBURG, Fla. — The WTA and Hologic on Thursday jointly announced a historic partnership making Hologic the World Title Sponsor of the WTA Tour. The multi-year alliance, the largest global sponsorship in WTA history and Hologic’s first global sponsorship, aims to achieve meaningful progress through a shared vision of greater well-being and equality for […]

Japan lifts travel advisory for Belarus ...

Japan raised its travel advisory for Belarus to the second-highest level on Thursday to warn against a visit there, citing possible danger after imposing sanctions on the former Soviet republic for its role in the Russian military invasion of neighboring Ukraine. Japan’s Foreign Ministry also issued the third-highest Level 2 advisory on its four-point scale […]

PGA Tour News | Tiger Woods burns Phil ...

Tiger Woods always moves the needle in golf even when he’s barely playing. The PGA Tour informed players on Wednesday that Woods was the winner of the new $54 million “Player Impact Program” which rewards those who generate the most positive interest in golf as measured by five metrics. Woods won the $11 million prize […]

CRUST Unveils New Co-Branding Recycling ...

CRUST is best known for creating its recycled beer made from leftover bread from bakeries and e-commerce platforms, and also recently soft-launched a line of recycled soft drinks CROP after various challenges in 2021, aiming for a full-scale launch in March 2022. According to CRUST Group Founder and CEO Travin Singh, in addition to the […]

KANA-BOON will hold an album release tou...

KANA-BOON will organize a national tour titled ‘KANA-BOON LIVE TOUR 2022 Darling and Darling‘ from May. This will take place to coincide with the release of their new album”darling and darlingon March 30. They are to hold a total of 20 shows at 19 venues across Japan. Additionally, the band revealed a teaser trailer for […]

Gopass Global to expand travel risk asse...

(March 2, 2022, 11:27 +07) Gopass Global has unveiled plans to expand its scope beyond COVID19-related travel risks, to incorporate a comprehensive risk assessment model, including social, environmental and geopolitical risks. “Travel risk is constantly changing, so we need to change as well,” said Mark Radford, CEO of Gopass Global. “The terrifying war in Ukraine […]

US warns against travel to Hong Kong due...

The United States has advised citizens against traveling to Hong Kong, citing strict coronavirus restrictions and the risk of children being separated from their parents as the Chinese city battles a wave of infections. “The Department of State has updated the travel advisory for Hong Kong to Level 4 – Do not travel due to […]

Travel Advisory: Thai AirAsia X (XJ) off...

[Updated as of 2 March 2022] Bangkok, March 2, 2022 – Due to prolonged travel restrictions and international border closures caused by the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Thai AirAsia X (airline code XJ), a Thailand-based low-cost long-haul carrier, is offering updated alternative options with more flexibility for guests with reserved and scheduled flights […]

Corinne Bailey Rae brings the first head...

Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae announced today that her first solo headlining tour in more than five years will include a one-night performance at Wynn Las Vegas’ Encore Theater on Friday, July 15, 2022. Winner’s GRAMMY Award SUNLIGHT/SUNLIGHT Tickets! The tour will go on sale to the public on Friday, March 4, 2022 at […]

FEATURE:The Osaka Ohsho chain makes its ...

Popular food chain Osaka Ohsho, which specializes in Chinese-Japanese cuisine and known in Japan primarily for its giant gyoza dumplings, is aiming to capitalize on rising demand for Japanese cuisine in China by opening a series of outlets this year in Shanghai. Bringing the taste of Osaka to the Mecca of Chinese cuisine, Osaka Fun […]